2014-2015 Rhode Island Rams

2014-2015 Rhode Island Rams Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
55 Gilvydas Biruta Sr PF 6-8 238 Oct 10, 1991 Jonava Lithuania Saint Benedict's Preparatory School
13 T.J. Buchanan Sr G 6-4 210 Jun 3, 1993 Kalamazoo (MI) United States Kalamazoo Central High School
11 Matthew Butler So G 6-2 185 Mar 2, 1995 Memphis (TN) United States Memphis East High School
1 Jarvis Garrett Fr G 6-0 175 May 13, 1995 Milwaukee (WI) United States Notre Dame High School
12 Hassan Martin So F 6-7 235 Nov 12, 1995 Staten Island (NY) United States Curtis High School
0 E.C. Matthews So SG 6-5 200 Oct 3, 1995 Romulus (MI) United States Romulus High School
10 Biggie Minnis Jr G 6-3 200 Sep 1, 1992 Philadelphia (PA) United States Atlantic Christian School
14 Ifeanyi Onyekaba Jr F 6-8 265 Dec 13, 1993 Abuja Nigeria Virginia Episcopal School
30 Shane Plunkett Jr GF 6-3 195 Nov 22, 1993 Brookville (NY) United States Long Island Lutheran High School
2 Jarelle Reischel Jr F 6-7 210 May 17, 1992 Frankfurt Germany Point Pleasant High School
22 Rory Temkin Jr G 6-3 190 Jul 6, 1993 Narragansett (RI) United States Bishop Hendricken High School
32 Jared Terrell Fr SG 6-3 215 Feb 10, 1995 Weymouth (MA) United States Brewster Academy
33 Earl Watson Jr C 6-7 255 Sep 14, 1990 Fort Pierce (FL) United States Queen City Prep Academy
20 Eric Youncofski Jr G 5-10 150 Jan 21, 1994 Middletown (NJ) United States Middletown North High School

Recent Rhode Island Rams History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2018-2019 18-15 (9-9) 8th (A-10) 4th Rnd N/A
2017-2018 26-8 (15-3) 1st (A-10) Runner Up NCAA 2nd Rnd
2016-2017 25-10 (13-5) 3rd (A-10) Champion NCAA 2nd Rnd
2015-2016 17-15 (9-9) 7th (A-10) 2nd Rnd N/A
2014-2015 23-10 (13-5) 2nd (A-10) 4th Rnd NIT 2nd Rnd
2013-2014 14-18 (5-11) 10th (A-10) 2nd Rnd N/A
2012-2013 8-21 (3-13) 14th (A-10) N/A N/A
2011-2012 7-24 (4-12) 13th (A-10) N/A N/A
2010-2011 20-14 (9-7) 6th (A-10) 2nd Rnd CBI 2nd Rnd
2009-2010 26-10 (9-7) 5th (A-10) 3rd Rnd NIT 4th Rnd
2008-2009 23-11 (11-5) 2nd (A-10) 2nd Rnd NIT 2nd Rnd
2007-2008 21-12 (7-9) 9th (A-10) 1st Rnd NIT 1st Rnd
2006-2007 19-14 (10-6) 4th (A-10) Runner Up N/A
2005-2006 14-14 (8-8) 7th (A-10) 1st Rnd N/A
2004-2005 6-22 (4-12) 11th (A-10) 1st Rnd N/A
2003-2004 20-14 (7-9) 7th (A-10) 2nd Rnd NIT 2nd Rnd
2002-2003 19-12 (8-7) 6th (A-10) 2nd Rnd NIT 3rd Rnd

2014-2015 Rhode Island Rams Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
E.C. Matthews NABC All-District (4) First Team
Hassan Martin NABC All-District (4) Second Team
Hassan Martin Atlantic 10 All-Conference Second Team
E.C. Matthews Atlantic 10 All-Conference Second Team
Hassan Martin Atlantic 10 All-Defensive Team
Jared Terrell Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team

2014-2015 Rhode Island Rams Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters J. Garrett J. Terrell E. Matthews H. Martin G. Biruta
Rotation B. Minnis T. Buchanan      
Lim PT M. Butler S. Plunkett J. Reischel I. Onyekaba E. Watson
Lim PT E. Youncofski R. Temkin      

2014-2015 Rhode Island Rams Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
E.C. Matthews 32 32.9 16.9 4.6 2.0 0.8 0.5 3.6
Hassan Martin 33 28.8 11.4 7.7 0.3 0.7 3.1 1.3
Jared Terrell 33 27.1 9.2 2.4 1.5 1.4 0.2 1.8
Gilvydas Biruta 33 20.8 8.1 4.6 1.0 0.5 0.5 1.3
Jarvis Garrett 33 25.8 6.4 2.3 2.8 0.9 0.0 1.4
T.J. Buchanan 33 22.5 5.9 3.3 2.5 1.2 0.2 1.5
Biggie Minnis 33 19.8 3.7 2.4 2.2 0.5 0.2 1.3
Jarelle Reischel 32 9.1 3.0 1.9 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.7
Earl Watson 31 9.9 2.5 2.6 0.2 0.1 0.9 0.5
Matthew Butler 20 7.3 1.6 0.8 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.7
Eric Youncofski 6 1.0 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ifeanyi Onyekaba 7 5.4 0.3 1.1 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Rory Temkin 2 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Shane Plunkett 4 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0

2014-2015 Rhode Island Rams Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Dan Hurley Head Coach 2012-2013 N/A
Jim Carr Assistant Coach 2012-2013 N/A
David Cox Assistant Coach 2014-2015 Assistant Coach (Rutgers, 2010 to 2014)
Luke Murray Assistant Coach 2014-2015 N/A
Thorr Bjorn Athletic Director 2007-2008 N/A
Kevin Tirone Director of Basketball Operations 2013-2014 N/A
Mike Laprey Associate Athletic Director of Communications 2012-2013 N/A
Steve Enright Assistant Director of Basketball Operations 2014-2015 N/A
Chris Martin Graduate Manager 2014-2015 N/A
Loryssa Sylvia Strength and Conditioning Coach 2012-2013 N/A
Daniel Marshall Strength and Conditioning Coach 2014-2015 Strength and Conditioning Coach Intern (Chicago Bulls, 2013 to 2014)
Mike Monteiro Athletic Trainer 2001-2002 N/A