2016-2017 Northern Illinois Huskies

2016-2017 Northern Illinois Huskies Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
23 Aaric Armstead Sr G 6-5 195 Nov 29, 1993 Chicago (IL) United States La Jolla High School
42 Levi Bradley So SF 6-7 210 Sep 26, 1996 Milwaukee (WI) United States Pius XI High School
21 Sean Damaska Sr C 6-7 252 Nov 11, 1993 Milton (GA) United States Blessed Trinity Catholic High School
10 Eugene German Fr PG 6-0 165 Dec 2, 1997 Gary (IN) United States 21st Century Charter School
3 Dontel Highsmith Jr G 6-2 200 Dec 10, 1994 Dowagiac (MI) United States Dowagiac High School
4 Jaylen Key So PF 6-8 220 May 9, 1997 Milwaukee (WI) United States Homestead High School
34 Marin Maric Jr C 6-11 250 Feb 21, 1994 Split Croatia La Lumiere School
11 Noah McCarty Fr PF 6-7 210 Jan 21, 1998 Sterling (IL) United States Newman Central Catholic High School
31 Austin Pauga So SG 6-6 210 Sep 4, 1995 Naperville (IL) United States IMG Academy
2 Laytwan Porter So PG 6-2 185 Aug 10, 1997 Rockford (IL) United States Auburn High School
33 Jon Siu So G 6-5 195 Mar 14, 1996 Hong Kong Hong Kong Middlesex School
5 Justin Thomas Fr G 5-11 180 Dec 27, 1997 Indianapolis (IN) United States Pike High School
30 Nick Wagner Fr SG 6-3 190 Nov 27, 1997 Galesville (WI) United States Gale-Ettrick High School
0 Marshawn Wilson So PG 6-3 205 Mar 29, 1997 Oakdale (MN) United States Hill-Murray School
32 Andrew Zelis Jr C 7-0 255 Feb 6, 1995 Wheaton (IL) United States Wheaton North High School

Northern Illinois Transfers Sitting Out 2016-2017

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality Transferred From
- Lacey James So SF 6-9 220 - Grand Rapids (MI) United States Rider

Recent Northern Illinois Huskies History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2016-2017 4-4 1st (MAC) N/A N/A
2015-2016 21-13 (9-9) 7th (MAC) 2nd Rnd Vegas 16 1st Rnd
2014-2015 14-16 (8-10) 8th (MAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2013-2014 15-17 (8-10) 7th (MAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2012-2013 5-25 (3-13) 11th (MAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2011-2012 5-26 (3-13) 12th (MAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2010-2011 9-22 (5-11) 10th (MAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2009-2010 10-20 (6-10) 10th (MAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2008-2009 10-20 (5-11) 11th (MAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2007-2008 6-22 (3-12) 11th (MAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2006-2007 7-23 (4-12) 10th (MAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2005-2006 17-11 (12-6) 4th (MAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2004-2005 11-17 (7-11) 10th (MAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2003-2004 10-20 (5-13) 12th (MAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2002-2003 18-13 (11-7) 3rd (MAC) 3rd Rnd N/A

2016-2017 Northern Illinois Huskies Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters L. Porter D. Highsmith A. Armstead J. Key M. Maric
Rotation J. Thomas A. Pauga L. Bradley N. McCarty  
Lim PT M. Wilson J. Siu S. Damaska   A. Zelis
Lim PT E. German        

2016-2017 Northern Illinois Huskies Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Marin Maric 8 26.5 14.4 5.5 1.0 0.2 0.9 2.9
Aaric Armstead 8 31.9 11.5 6.8 1.5 1.0 1.0 1.8
Jaylen Key 8 24.5 11.1 6.5 1.0 0.2 0.5 1.9
Laytwan Porter 8 27.1 10.2 3.0 3.0 1.4 0.5 3.1
Levi Bradley 8 20.1 6.9 2.4 0.2 0.6 0.2 0.9
Dontel Highsmith 8 23.1 6.4 2.5 1.5 1.6 0.0 1.0
Eugene German 8 9.4 4.6 1.4 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.8
Justin Thomas 8 13.2 3.9 1.0 0.8 0.2 0.0 0.1
Noah McCarty 6 11.0 3.2 4.2 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.7
Sean Damaska 3 3.7 2.7 1.7 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0
Austin Pauga 8 12.8 2.5 1.4 0.8 0.5 0.0 0.0
Marshawn Wilson 6 14.8 2.2 2.3 1.7 0.5 0.0 1.5

2016-2017 Northern Illinois Huskies Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Mark Montgomery Head Coach 2011-2012 N/A
Jon Borovich Associate Head Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Northern Illinois, 2011 to 2015)
Lou Dawkins Assistant Coach 2011-2012 N/A
Jason Larson Assistant Coach 2013-2014 Director of Basketball Operations (Northern Illinois, 2011 to 2013)
Sean T. Frazier Athletic Director 2013-2014 N/A
Julian Springer Assistant Director of Basketball Operations 2016-2017 N/A
Phil Voorhis Head Athletic Trainer 2001-2002 N/A