2016-2017 Virginia Military Keydets

2016-2017 Virginia Military Keydets Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
21 Armani Branch Jr F 6-6 205 - Hampton (VA) United States Genesis Academy
15 Trey Chapman Sr F 6-6 205 - Greensboro (NC) United States Wesleyan Christian Academy
25 Tyler Creammer Fr C 6-10 245 - Parkton (NC) United States The Miller School of Albemarle
31 Kuony Deng Fr F 6-6 190 - Aldie (VA) United States John Champe High School
35 Julian Eleby Sr G 6-3 190 - Fayetteville (NC) United States Fork Union Military Academy
4 Chuchu Enechionyia Fr SG 6-7 200 - Lorton (VA) United States South County Secondary School
2 Garrett Gilkeson Fr G 6-4 200 - Parkersburg (WV) United States Parkersburg High School
5 Fred Iruafemi Jr F 6-6 205 - Raleigh (NC) United States Middle Creek High School
20 Marcus Larsson Fr G 6-4 195 - Fremont (CA) United States Fork Union Military Academy
12 D'Andre Mahaffey So SF 6-6 195 - Athens (GA) United States Cedar Shoals High School
24 Will Miller Fr SF 6-8 210 - South Boston (VA) United States Halifax County High School
22 Q.J. Peterson Sr G 6-0 185 Oct 12, 1994 Hedgesville (WV) United States Massanutten Military Academy
3 Adrian Rich So PG 6-2 170 - Fuquay-Varina (NC) United States Fishburne Miltary Academy
1 Keith Smith Fr G 6-0 170 - Danville (CA) United States Montverde Academy
- Jordan Tyler Fr G 5-11 170 - Fredericksburg (VA) United States Episcopal School
0 Austin Vereen So SG 6-4 190 - Washington (DC) United States Maret High School
14 Will Weethee So F 6-6 190 - Greensboro (NC) United States East Forsyth High School

Recent Virginia Military Keydets History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2016-2017 6-24 (3-15) 10th (SoCon) 1st Rnd N/A
2015-2016 9-21 (4-14) 8th (SoCon) 1st Rnd N/A
2014-2015 11-19 (7-11) 6th (SoCon) 2nd Rnd N/A
2013-2014 22-13 (11-5) 2nd (Big South) 3rd Rnd CIT 4th Rnd
2012-2013 14-17 (8-8) 6th (Big South) 3rd Rnd N/A
2011-2012 17-16 (8-10) 6th (Big South) Runner Up N/A
2010-2011 18-13 (10-8) 4th (Big South) 2nd Rnd N/A
2009-2010 10-19 (5-13) 8th (Big South) 1st Rnd N/A
2008-2009 24-8 (13-5) 2nd (Big South) Runner Up N/A
2007-2008 14-15 (6-8) 5th (Big South) 1st Rnd N/A
2006-2007 14-19 (5-9) 6th (Big South) Runner Up N/A
2005-2006 7-20 (2-14) 9th (Big South) N/A N/A
2004-2005 9-18 (3-13) 9th (Big South) N/A N/A
2003-2004 6-22 (4-12) 8th (Big South) 1st Rnd N/A
2002-2003 10-20 (3-13) 10th (SoCon) 3rd Rnd N/A

2016-2017 Virginia Military Keydets Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Q.J. Peterson NABC All-District (22) Second Team
Q.J. Peterson All-SoCon First Team (Media)
Julian Eleby SoCon Player of the Week (Dec 20, 2016)
Q.J. Peterson SoCon Player of the Week (Jan 17, 2017)
Q.J. Peterson SoCon Player of the Week (Jan 31, 2017)
Q.J. Peterson SoCon All-Conference Second Team (Coaches)

2016-2017 Virginia Military Keydets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Q. Peterson A. Rich J. Eleby T. Chapman A. Branch
Rotation K. Smith   W. Miller    
Lim PT   G. Gilkeson F. Iruafemi   T. Creammer
Lim PT   A. Vereen C. Enechionyia    
Lim PT   M. Larsson D. Mahaffey    
Lim PT     W. Weethee    

2016-2017 Virginia Military Keydets Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Q.J. Peterson 30 31.7 19.6 6.5 2.4 1.6 0.1 2.6
Julian Eleby 30 32.0 12.9 5.1 2.2 1.0 0.2 2.1
Trey Chapman 30 25.7 9.6 5.3 0.8 0.4 0.8 1.3
Armani Branch 27 17.2 7.8 3.5 0.4 0.3 0.9 1.3
Adrian Rich 30 26.7 6.5 1.2 2.0 1.1 0.1 1.6
Keith Smith 30 20.4 4.8 1.5 1.9 0.8 0.4 1.4
Will Miller 30 10.7 2.4 1.3 0.5 0.3 0.2 0.4
Garrett Gilkeson 29 12.3 1.9 1.8 0.9 0.2 0.1 0.9
Fred Iruafemi 29 11.8 1.8 2.1 0.5 0.4 0.9 0.6
Austin Vereen 27 8.1 1.2 1.1 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.3
Tyler Creammer 26 6.6 1.2 1.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.4
Chuchu Enechionyia 5 5.2 0.6 1.4 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.4
Marcus Larsson 2 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Will Weethee 2 1.5 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
D'Andre Mahaffey 1 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Kuony Deng 1 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

2016-2017 Virginia Military Keydets Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Dan Earl Head Coach 2015-2016 Associate Head Coach (Navy, 2011 to 2015)
Chris Kreider Assistant Coach 2015-2016 N/A
Jason Slay Assistant Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (East Tennessee State, 2014 to 2015)
Steve Lepore Assistant Coach 2015-2016 N/A
Dave Diles Athletic Director 2013-2014 N/A
Vince Thibodeau Director of Basketball Operations 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Michigan-Dearborn, 2014 to 2015)