2020-2021 Rhode Island Rams

2020-2021 Rhode Island Rams Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
24 Ileri Ayo-Faleye Fr F 6-7 185 - Lebanon (PA) United States Cedar Crest High School
13 Tres Berry Fr G 6-4 190 - Cleveland (TN) United States Scotland Performance Institute
4 Allen Betrand Jr SG 6-5 200 - Philadelphia (PA) United States Roman Catholic High School for Boys
31 Brandon Borde Fr G 6-2 190 - Foxborough (MA) United States Foxborough Regional Charter School
14 Umberto Brusadin Sr G 6-0 180 - Latina Italy Oak Hill Academy
15 Jalen Carey So PG 6-3 186 Oct 11, 1999 Montclair (NJ) United States Immaculate Conception High School
0 Jermaine Harris Jr FC 6-8 230 - Upper Marlboro (MD) United States Rock Creek Christian Academy
23 D.J. Johnson Jr F 6-7 185 - Brook Park (OH) United States Brooklyn College Academy
10 Ishmael Leggett Fr SG 6-2 180 - Washington (DC) United States St. John's College High School
12 Malik Martin Jr SG 6-6 210 - Staten Island (NY) United States Curtis High School
22 Makhel Mitchell So FC 6-10 245 Jan 31, 2000 District Heights (MD) United States Woodrow Wilson High School
21 Makhi Mitchell So C 6-9 230 Jan 31, 2000 District Heights (MD) United States Woodrow Wilson High School
1 Fatts Russell Sr PG 5-10 165 May 6, 1998 Philadelphia (PA) United States Imhotep Charter School
2 Jeremy Sheppard Sr SG 6-1 165 Jul 13, 1997 Chesterfield (VA) United States John Marshall High School
5 Antwan Walker Jr F 6-7 230 - Washington (DC) United States Hargrave Military Academy

Recent Rhode Island Rams History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2020-2021 10-15 (7-10) 7th (A-10) 2nd Rnd N/A
2019-2020 21-9 (13-5) 3rd (A-10) 3rd Rnd N/A
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

2020-2021 Rhode Island Rams Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Fatts Russell Atlantic 10 All-Conference Third Team
Ishmael Leggett Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week (Dec 7, 2020)

2020-2021 Rhode Island Rams Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters F. Russell J. Sheppard I. Leggett A. Walker M. Mitchell
Rotation J. Carey M. Martin   J. Harris  
Rotation   A. Betrand      
Lim PT U. Brusadin B. Borde   D. Johnson M. Mitchell

2020-2021 Rhode Island Rams Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Fatts Russell 23 33.3 14.7 4.5 4.5 1.9 0.1 2.3
Jeremy Sheppard 24 30.3 11.3 3.1 2.8 1.2 0.0 2.1
Makhel Mitchell 25 22.3 9.6 5.6 0.9 0.4 1.7 2.0
Antwan Walker 25 22.4 9.1 6.5 1.1 0.5 0.7 1.6
Ishmael Leggett 25 19.5 6.6 2.6 0.9 0.5 0.1 1.4
Makhi Mitchell 7 16.0 5.9 4.9 0.3 0.6 0.6 1.4
Malik Martin 25 20.4 5.6 3.4 0.6 0.8 0.6 0.7
Allen Betrand 18 18.8 4.7 1.5 0.8 0.7 0.3 1.1
D.J. Johnson 25 15.0 4.3 2.8 0.3 0.3 0.5 0.5
Jalen Carey 23 16.1 4.3 2.7 0.6 0.4 0.3 1.9
Jermaine Harris 21 13.9 3.3 2.8 0.5 0.2 0.2 0.6
Umberto Brusadin 2 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Brandon Borde 1 1.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

2020-2021 Rhode Island Rams Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
David Cox Head Coach 2018-2019 Associate Head Coach (Rhode Island, 2016 to 2018)
Kevin Sutton Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (Pittsburgh, 2016 to 2018)
Austin Carroll Assistant Coach 2019-2020 Assistant Director of Basketball Operations (Arizona, 2016 to 2019)
T.J. Buchanan Assistant Coach 2019-2020 Director of Basketball Operations (Rhode Island, 2018 to 2019)
John Carroll Special Assistant to the Head Coach 2020-2021 Assistant Coach (Rhode Island, 2018 to 2019)
Sydney Armand Video Coordinator 2020-2021 N/A
Thorr Bjorn Athletic Director 2007-2008 N/A
Ryan McCloskey Director of Basketball Operations 2019-2020 Video Coordinator (Rhode Island, 2018 to 2019)
Jerrell Coleman Director of Player Development 2018-2019 N/A
Daniel Anthony Athletic Trainer 2017-2018 N/A