2015-2016 LSU Tigers

2015-2016 LSU Tigers Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
2 Antonio Blakeney Fr SG 6-4 186 Oct 4, 1996 Orlando (FL) United States Oak Ridge High School
20 Brian Bridgewater Jr F 6-5 270 Nov 14, 1993 Baton Rouge (LA) United States Scotlandville High School
45 Brandon Eddlestone Jr F 6-8 245 Apr 4, 1995 Slidell (LA) United States Northshore High School
21 Aaron Epps So F 6-9 220 Apr 28, 1996 Ball (LA) United States Tioga High School
5 Josh Gray Sr G 6-1 176 Sep 9, 1993 Lake Charles (LA) United States Wheatley High School
4 Keith Hornsby Sr G 6-4 210 Jan 30, 1992 Williamsburg (VA) United States Oak Hill Academy
22 Darcy Malone Jr C 7-0 246 Jan 2, 1995 Canberra Australia ACT Academy of Sport
15 Jalyn Patterson So G 6-1 185 Nov 15, 1995 Alpharetta (GA) United States Montverde Academy
55 Tim Quarterman Jr G 6-6 190 Oct 27, 1994 Savannah (GA) United States Johnson High School
3 Elbert Robinson III So C 7-1 285 Oct 14, 1994 Garland (TX) United States Lakeview Centennial High School
0 Brandon Sampson Fr SG 6-5 175 May 1, 1997 Baton Rouge (LA) United States Madison Prep Academy
10 Henry Shortess Jr G 5-9 157 Feb 23, 1995 Baton Rouge (LA) United States Louisiana State University Laboratory School
25 Ben Simmons Fr PF 6-10 240 Jul 20, 1996 Melbourne Australia Montverde Academy
32 Craig Victor So SF 6-9 235 Feb 27, 1995 New Orleans (LA) United States St. Augustine High School

Recent LSU Tigers History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2015-2016 19-14 (11-7) 3rd (SEC) 4th Rnd N/A
2014-2015 22-11 (11-7) 3rd (SEC) 3rd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2013-2014 20-14 (9-9) 6th (SEC) 3rd Rnd NIT 2nd Rnd
2012-2013 19-12 (9-9) 8th (SEC) 3rd Rnd N/A
2011-2012 18-15 (7-9) 8th (SEC) 2nd Rnd NIT 1st Rnd
2010-2011 11-21 (3-13) 12th (SEC) 1st Rnd N/A
2009-2010 11-20 (2-14) 12th (SEC) 1st Rnd N/A
2008-2009 27-8 (13-3) 1st (SEC) 3rd Rnd NCAA 2nd Rnd
2007-2008 13-18 (6-10) 8th (SEC) 1st Rnd N/A
2006-2007 17-15 (5-11) 11th (SEC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2005-2006 27-9 (14-2) 1st (SEC) 3rd Rnd NCAA 4th Rnd
2004-2005 20-10 (12-4) 2nd (SEC) 3rd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2003-2004 18-11 (8-8) 4th (SEC) 2nd Rnd NIT 2nd Rnd
2002-2003 19-13 (7-9) 7th (SEC) 3rd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd

2015-2016 LSU Tigers Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Ben Simmons Consensus All-American First Team
Ben Simmons NABC All-American First Team
Ben Simmons NABC All-District (21) First Team
Ben Simmons AP All-American Second Team
Ben Simmons USBWA All-American First Team
Ben Simmons USBWA National Freshman of the Year
Ben Simmons Sporting News All-American Second Team
Ben Simmons First Team All-SEC (Coaches)
Ben Simmons SEC Freshman of the Year
Antonio Blakeney SEC All-Freshman Team
Ben Simmons SEC All-Freshman Team
Ben Simmons Legends Classic All-Tournament Team

2015-2016 LSU Tigers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters J. Patterson A. Blakeney T. Quarterman C. Victor B. Simmons
Rotation J. Gray B. Sampson     E. Robinson III
Rotation         D. Malone
Lim PT H. Shortess   B. Bridgewater A. Epps  
Lim PT K. Hornsby     B. Eddlestone  

2015-2016 LSU Tigers Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Ben Simmons 33 34.9 19.2 11.8 4.8 2.0 0.8 3.4
Keith Hornsby 20 30.4 13.1 2.9 1.6 1.2 0.1 1.2
Antonio Blakeney 33 30.8 12.6 3.5 0.9 0.7 0.2 0.8
Craig Victor 25 26.9 11.5 5.6 0.8 1.0 0.6 1.2
Tim Quarterman 33 28.8 11.2 4.6 3.6 1.0 0.4 1.6
Josh Gray 32 15.5 5.4 2.1 1.8 1.0 0.0 1.4
Jalyn Patterson 28 22.0 4.7 1.4 1.6 1.2 0.0 0.8
Brandon Sampson 27 13.2 4.0 1.2 0.8 0.4 0.1 0.6
Aaron Epps 29 9.1 3.8 1.8 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.5
Elbert Robinson III 23 9.3 2.4 2.0 0.3 0.1 0.3 0.8
Brian Bridgewater 19 8.0 2.2 1.6 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.6
Darcy Malone 19 7.3 0.8 1.3 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.7
Henry Shortess 7 1.0 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0
Brandon Eddlestone 5 1.0 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.0

2015-2016 LSU Tigers Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Johnny Jones Head Coach 2012-2013 Assistant Coach (LSU, 1984 to 1997)
David Patrick Associate Head Coach 2014-2015 Assistant Coach (LSU, 2012 to 2014)
Brendan Suhr Associate Coach 2015-2016 Director of Program Development (UCF, 2010 to 2015)
Al Pinkins Assistant Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Tennessee, 2014 to 2015)
Joe Alleva Athletic Director 2008-2009 N/A
Michael Bonnette Director of Sports Information 2000-2001 N/A
Richard Thiberville, Jr. Director of Sports Information 2015-2016 N/A
Charlie Leonard Director of Basketball Operations 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (LSU, 2013 to 2015)
Zach Kendrick Video Coordinator 2012-2013 N/A
Ronald Dupree Director of Player Development 2015-2016 Student Assistant Coach (LSU, 2014 to 2015)