2017-2018 Memphis Tigers

2017-2018 Memphis Tigers Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
5 Kareem Brewton Jr G 6-2 195 - Snellville (GA) United States Shiloh High School
0 Kyvon Davenport Jr F 6-8 215 - Gainesville (GA) United States East Hall High School
12 Victor Enoh Fr PF 6-7 250 Apr 11, 1998 Decatur (GA) United States Greenforest Christian High School
1 Jamal Johnson Fr SG 6-4 195 - Birmingham (AL) United States Spain Park High School
31 Jesse Johnson Sr F 6-7 220 - Memphis (TN) United States Evangelical Christian School
3 Jeremiah Martin Jr PG 6-3 185 Jun 19, 1996 Memphis (TN) United States Mitchell High School
32 Alex Moffatt Sr F 6-5 223 Apr 3, 1995 Somerville (TN) United States Fayette Academy
15 David Nickelberry Fr PF 6-7 210 - Orlando (FL) United States Windermere Preparatory School
14 Evin Olds Fr G 6-0 165 Sep 17, 1999 Memphis (TN) United States Harding Academy
10 Mike Parks Jr F 6-8 250 - Cleveland (OH) United States Richmond Heights High School
11 Malik Rhodes Jr G 6-3 190 - Cincinnati (OH) United States Clark Montessori High School
2 Jimario Rivers Sr SF 6-8 193 Mar 1, 1995 Clarksville (TN) United States Kenwood High School
23 Karim Sameh Azab So C 6-10 270 Oct 1, 1996 Giza Egypt Hales Franciscan
20 Nathan Stewart Fr G 6-3 168 - Chicago (IL) United States Richards Career Academy High School
4 Raynere Thornton Jr GF 6-6 230 - Marietta (GA) United States Marietta High School
30 Kytrel Williams Sr G 6-3 207 Apr 17, 1995 Memphis (TN) United States Harding Academy

Recent Memphis Tigers History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2018-2019 22-14 (11-7) 5th (AAC) 3rd Rnd NIT 2nd Rnd
2017-2018 21-13 (10-8) 5th (AAC) 3rd Rnd N/A
2016-2017 19-13 (9-9) 5th (AAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2015-2016 19-15 (8-10) 7th (AAC) Runner Up N/A
2014-2015 18-14 (10-8) 5th (AAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2013-2014 24-10 (12-6) 3rd (AAC) 2nd Rnd NCAA 2nd Rnd
2012-2013 31-5 (16-1) 1st (C-USA) Champion NCAA 2nd Rnd
2011-2012 26-9 (13-3) 1st (C-USA) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2010-2011 25-10 (10-6) 4th (C-USA) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2009-2010 24-10 (13-3) 2nd (C-USA) 2nd Rnd NIT 2nd Rnd
2008-2009 33-4 1st (C-USA) Champion NCAA 3rd Rnd
2007-2008 38-2 1st (C-USA) Champion NCAA Runner Up
2006-2007 33-4 1st (C-USA) Champion NCAA 4th Rnd
2005-2006 33-4 (13-1) 1st (C-USA) Champion NCAA 4th Rnd
2004-2005 22-16 (9-7) 6th (C-USA) Runner Up NIT 4th Rnd
2003-2004 22-8 (12-4) 1st (C-USA) 2nd Rnd NCAA 2nd Rnd
2002-2003 22-8 (12-4) 2nd (C-USA) 3rd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd

2017-2018 Memphis Tigers Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Jeremiah Martin NABC All-District (25) Second Team
Jeremiah Martin All-AAC Second Team
Kyvon Davenport AAC All-Tournament Team
Jeremiah Martin AAC Player of the Week (Jan 15, 2018)
Raynere Thornton AAC Player of the Week (Feb 26, 2018)
Jamal Johnson AAC Rookie of the Week (Dec 11, 2017)
David Nickelberry AAC Rookie of the Week (Dec 25, 2017)

2017-2018 Memphis Tigers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters J. Martin J. Johnson J. Rivers K. Davenport M. Parks
Rotation M. Rhodes K. Brewton R. Thornton D. Nickelberry  
Lim PT E. Olds   A. Moffatt V. Enoh K. Sameh Azab
Lim PT       J. Johnson  

2017-2018 Memphis Tigers Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Jeremiah Martin 27 34.7 18.9 4.3 3.8 2.3 0.6 2.7
Kyvon Davenport 34 29.2 13.3 6.1 0.8 0.6 1.2 1.6
Kareem Brewton 34 24.5 9.1 2.7 2.4 0.9 0.1 2.1
Mike Parks 34 22.1 8.1 4.5 0.6 0.2 0.6 1.4
Jimario Rivers 32 23.8 6.9 3.6 1.9 0.6 0.5 1.8
Jamal Johnson 34 26.5 6.9 3.3 1.0 0.6 0.5 0.9
Raynere Thornton 34 20.6 5.4 3.9 1.2 0.6 0.1 1.1
David Nickelberry 33 10.9 2.8 1.7 0.9 0.4 0.2 0.9
Malik Rhodes 26 10.2 2.5 0.4 1.2 0.2 0.0 0.8
Victor Enoh 34 8.9 1.6 1.6 0.2 0.0 0.1 0.5
Karim Sameh Azab 15 5.6 1.0 0.7 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.3
Jesse Johnson 1 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Alex Moffatt 2 3.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5
Evin Olds 1 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

2017-2018 Memphis Tigers Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Tubby Smith Head Coach 2016-2017 Head Coach (Texas Tech, 2013 to 2016)
Pooh Williamson Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Texas Tech, 2013 to 2016)
Joe Esposito Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Texas Tech, 2013 to 2016)
Saul Smith Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Video Coordinator (Texas Tech, 2013 to 2016)
Mike Ekanem Video Coordinator 2016-2017 Special Assistant (Memphis, 2015 to 2016)
Tom Bowen Athletic Director 2012-2013 N/A
Ryan McPhail Equipment Manager 2016-2017 N/A
Butch Pierre Director of Player Personnel 2017-2018 Assistant Coach (NC State, 2016 to 2017)
Keelon Lawson Director of Player Development 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Memphis, 2014 to 2016)
Darrell Turner Head Athletic Trainer 2012-2013 N/A
Randy Flores Strength Coach 2017-2018 N/A
Brad Anderson Athletic Trainer 2009-2010 N/A