2014-2015 Houston Cougars

2014-2015 Houston Cougars Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
3 Cavon Baker Jr G 6-1 175 Jan 30, 1993 Queens (NY) United States Thomas A. Edison High School
4 LeRon Barnes Jr SG 6-5 195 Sep 5, 1993 Shreveport (LA) United States North DeSoto High School
20 Adam Drexler Jr G 6-5 205 Oct 16, 1993 Houston (TX) United States Northland Christian High School
25 Egi Gjikondi So C 6-9 240 Sep 19, 1992 Malden (MA) United States Malden High School
0 Chicken Knowles So PF 6-10 200 Nov 2, 1992 Houston (TX) United States Homeschool Christian Youth Association
1 Mikhail McLean Sr F 6-8 205 Aug 15, 1991 Houston (TX) United States Houston Second Baptist
13 Bertrand Nkali RS-Jr F 6-9 235 May 27, 1992 Bertoua Cameroon Arlington Country Day School
24 Devonta Pollard Jr F 6-8 200 Jul 7, 1994 Porterville (MS) United States Kemper County High School
5 L.J. Rose Jr G 6-4 190 Dec 11, 1993 Houston (TX) United States / Bahamas Westbury Christian School
21 Jherrod Stiggers Jr G 6-5 210 Oct 15, 1992 Terrell (TX) United States Terrell High School
12 Wes VanBeck Fr G 6-3 198 Jan 20, 1996 Houston (TX) United States Westside High School
11 J.C. Washington Fr F 6-7 240 Sep 13, 1994 Houston (TX) United States Yates High School
23 Eric Weary Jr GF 6-4 210 Oct 9, 1993 New Orleans (LA) United States Warren Easton High School

Houston Transfers Sitting Out 2014-2015

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality Transferred From
- Damyean Dotson Jr SG 6-6 210 May 6, 1994 Houston (TX) United States Oregon
- Ronnie Johnson Jr G 6-0 180 Dec 12, 1993 Indianapolis (IN) United States Purdue

2014-2015 Houston Cougars Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters L. Rose J. Stiggers L. Barnes D. Pollard C. Knowles
Rotation C. Baker E. Weary J. Washington    
Lim PT W. VanBeck A. Drexler   M. McLean E. Gjikondi

2014-2015 Houston Cougars Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Jherrod Stiggers 31 35.6 14.2 3.6 2.5 1.2 0.3 2.9
Devonta Pollard 32 30.5 11.4 6.4 1.2 1.2 0.4 2.3
Chicken Knowles 32 27.4 9.9 5.6 1.1 0.5 1.3 1.3
L.J. Rose 19 34.6 9.8 2.5 5.3 0.9 0.2 2.7
LeRon Barnes 32 33.8 7.4 6.4 1.3 0.8 0.7 1.2
Cavon Baker 27 16.0 6.5 1.5 1.3 0.7 0.1 1.6
Eric Weary 31 18.0 5.6 3.5 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.9
J.C. Washington 27 16.9 2.8 3.0 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.7
Wes VanBeck 17 8.4 2.8 1.2 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.9
Mikhail McLean 16 9.3 2.4 1.7 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.2
Egi Gjikondi 9 4.2 0.7 1.3 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.4
Adam Drexler 11 2.4 0.4 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1
Tyus Bowser 1 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

2014-2015 Houston Cougars Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Kelvin Sampson Head Coach 2014-2015 Assistant Coach (Houston Rockets, 2011 to 2014)
Alvin Brooks Assistant Coach 1986-1987 N/A
Kellen Sampson Assistant Coach 2014-2015 Assistant Coach (Appalachian State, 2011 to 2014)
Talvin Hester Assistant Coach 2014-2015 Assistant Coach (Stephen F. Austin, 2012 to 2013)
K.C. Beard Video Coordinator 2014-2015 N/A
Mack Rhoades Athletic Director 2009-2010 N/A
David Bassity Associate Athletic Director of Communications 2013-2014 N/A
Hollis Price Director of Player Development 2014-2015 Assistant Coach (Texas Legends, 2013 to 2014)
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