2013-2014 Houston Cougars

2013-2014 Houston Cougars Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
4 LeRon Barnes So SG 6-5 195 Sep 5, 1993 Shreveport (LA) United States North DeSoto High School
33 Tyus Bowser Fr GF 6-3 225 May 23, 1995 Tyler (TX) United States John Tyler High School
23 Danuel House So F 6-7 207 Jun 7, 1993 Sugar Land (TX) United States Hightower High School
45 Valentine Izundu So C 6-10 235 Feb 19, 1995 Houston (TX) United States Lamar Consolidated High School
12 Jimmie Jones Sr PG 5-10 160 Apr 19, 1991 Plano (TX) United States Plano West Senior High School
0 Chicken Knowles Fr PF 6-10 200 Nov 2, 1992 Houston (TX) United States Homeschool Christian Youth Association
1 Mikhail McLean Jr F 6-8 205 Aug 15, 1991 Houston (TX) United States Houston Second Baptist
25 Ahmed Moawad Fr PF 6-9 240 Aug 1, 1993 Alexandria Egypt Trent Internationale School
2 Brandon Morris Sr G 6-0 185 Aug 9, 1991 Alexandria (LA) United States Bolton High School
24 Lawrence Paye Sr G 6-0 185 Dec 24, 1991 Houston (TX) United States Cy-Fair High School
55 J.J. Richardson Sr F 6-8 245 Feb 6, 1991 Missouri City (TX) United States Hightower High School
5 L.J. Rose So G 6-4 190 Dec 11, 1993 Houston (TX) United States / Bahamas Westbury Christian School
3 Jaaron Simmons Fr G 6-1 185 Apr 8, 1995 Dayton (OH) United States Archbishop Alter High School
21 Jherrod Stiggers So G 6-5 210 Oct 15, 1992 Terrell (TX) United States Terrell High School
35 TaShawn Thomas Jr F 6-8 240 Feb 27, 1993 Killeen (TX) United States Killeen High School
14 Tione Womack Sr G 6-1 170 Dec 2, 1990 Baltimore (MD) United States Randallstown High School

Recent Houston Cougars History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2018-2019 33-4 (16-2) 1st (AAC) Runner Up NCAA 3rd Rnd
2017-2018 27-8 (14-4) 2nd (AAC) Runner Up NCAA 2nd Rnd
2016-2017 22-11 (12-6) 3rd (AAC) 2nd Rnd NIT 1st Rnd
2015-2016 22-10 (12-6) 3rd (AAC) 2nd Rnd NIT 1st Rnd
2014-2015 13-19 (4-14) 10th (AAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2013-2014 17-16 (8-10) 6th (AAC) 3rd Rnd N/A
2012-2013 20-13 (7-9) 7th (C-USA) 2nd Rnd CBI 2nd Rnd
2011-2012 15-15 (7-9) 8th (C-USA) 1st Rnd N/A
2010-2011 12-18 (4-12) 11th (C-USA) 1st Rnd N/A
2009-2010 19-16 (7-9) 7th (C-USA) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2008-2009 21-12 (10-6) 4th (C-USA) 3rd Rnd CBI 1st Rnd
2007-2008 24-10 (11-5) 3rd (C-USA) 2nd Rnd CBI 2nd Rnd
2006-2007 18-15 (10-6) 3rd (C-USA) Runner Up N/A
2005-2006 21-10 (9-5) 4th (C-USA) 3rd Rnd NIT 3rd Rnd
2004-2005 18-14 (9-7) 6th (C-USA) 1st Rnd NIT 1st Rnd
2003-2004 9-18 (3-13) 13th (C-USA) N/A N/A
2002-2003 8-20 (6-10) 11th (C-USA) 1st Rnd N/A

2013-2014 Houston Cougars Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
TaShawn Thomas NABC All-District (25) Second Team
TaShawn Thomas All-AAC Second Team
TaShawn Thomas Legends Classic All-Tournament Team

2013-2014 Houston Cougars Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters B. Morris L. Rose D. House M. McLean T. Thomas
Rotation T. Womack J. Stiggers L. Barnes C. Knowles  
Rotation J. Simmons     J. Richardson  
Rotation J. Jones        
Lim PT L. Paye T. Bowser     V. Izundu

2013-2014 Houston Cougars Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
TaShawn Thomas 33 31.6 15.4 8.1 1.9 1.2 2.8 2.2
Danuel House 24 28.5 13.6 5.3 1.9 0.8 0.8 2.2
Jherrod Stiggers 33 23.7 11.2 2.5 1.1 0.3 0.2 1.0
L.J. Rose 28 28.4 8.9 2.5 5.5 0.7 0.1 2.3
Chicken Knowles 31 19.2 7.1 4.3 0.5 0.4 1.2 1.4
Brandon Morris 33 20.1 6.3 2.1 1.2 0.6 0.2 0.7
J.J. Richardson 24 12.9 4.4 2.6 0.3 0.4 0.1 1.3
Tione Womack 32 19.3 3.7 2.0 2.1 0.5 0.1 1.0
LeRon Barnes 30 12.9 3.2 2.5 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.4
Mikhail McLean 28 11.3 2.6 1.8 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.5
Jaaron Simmons 32 11.0 2.0 0.6 1.2 0.3 0.0 0.9
Jimmie Jones 4 10.5 1.0 0.8 0.8 0.2 0.0 0.8
Valentine Izundu 4 6.2 0.0 0.8 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.5
Lawrence Paye 4 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tyus Bowser 3 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.3

2013-2014 Houston Cougars Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
James Dickey Head Coach 2010-2011 Assistant Coach (Oklahoma State, 2002 to 2008)
Alvin Brooks Assistant Coach 1986-1987 N/A
Ronnie Hamilton Assistant Coach 2012-2013 N/A
Johnny Estelle Assistant Coach 2013-2014 N/A
Mack Rhoades Athletic Director 2009-2010 N/A
David Bassity Associate Athletic Director of Communications 2013-2014 N/A
Michael O'Shea Head Athletic Trainer 1993-1994 N/A
Antwan Floyd Strength and Conditioning Coach 2012-2013 N/A
John Houston Associate Athletic Trainer 1997-1998 N/A
Jeff Conrad Director of Communications 2012-2013 N/A