2017-2018 Richmond Spiders

2017-2018 Richmond Spiders Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
11 De'Monte Buckingham So SG 6-4 220 Dec 18, 1997 Henrico (VA) United States Henrico High School
4 Nathan Cayo Fr F 6-7 225 Oct 27, 1997 Montreal Canada College Jean-De-Brebeuf
12 Phoenix Ford RS-Fr F 6-8 220 - St. Petersburg (FL) United States St. Petersburg High School
2 Khwan Fore Jr G 6-0 175 Dec 31, 1995 Huntsville (AL) United States Lee High School
44 Paul Friendshuh Jr F 6-10 240 Mar 23, 1996 New Prague (MN) United States New Prague High School
31 Jordan Gaitley Fr G 6-4 190 Jun 23, 1998 Haverford (PA) United States Fordham Preparatory School
0 Jacob Gilyard Fr PG 5-9 160 Jul 14, 1998 Kansas City (MO) United States The Barstow School
33 Grant Golden Fr PF 6-10 255 Jan 15, 1998 Winchester (VA) United States St. James School
32 Julius Johnson Jr SG 6-3 200 Apr 25, 1996 Melbourne (FL) United States Florida Air Academy
15 Niko King So G 6-3 190 - Landover (MD) United States Clinton Christian High School
1 Joe Kirby Sr G 6-1 205 - Pembroke Pines (FL) United States Sagemont School
22 Sullivan Kulju Fr F 6-6 220 Sep 8, 1998 New Berlin (WI) United States Eisenhower High School
25 Jordan Madrid-Andrews Sr F 6-8 240 - Denver (CO) United States Bishop Machebeuf Catholic High School
30 Keith Oddo Jr G 6-2 185 Jun 10, 1996 Roanoke (VA) United States North Cross School
3 Bryce Schneider RS-Fr SF 6-5 185 May 19, 1998 Myrtle Beach (SC) United States Myrtle Beach High School
5 Nick Sherod So SG 6-4 230 Oct 16, 1997 Richmond (VA) United States St. Christopher's School
13 Solly Stansbury So GF 6-7 225 Mar 6, 1995 Levallois-Perret France Toms River High School North
21 Tomas Verbinskis RS-Fr SF 6-7 210 Apr 2, 1998 Klaipeda Lithuania Sagemont School

Recent Richmond Spiders History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2018-2019 13-20 (6-12) 10th (A-10) 2nd Rnd N/A
2017-2018 12-20 (9-9) 5th (A-10) 3rd Rnd N/A
2016-2017 22-13 (13-5) 3rd (A-10) 4th Rnd NIT 3rd Rnd
2015-2016 16-16 (7-11) 9th (A-10) 3rd Rnd N/A
2014-2015 21-14 (12-6) 4th (A-10) 3rd Rnd NIT 3rd Rnd
2013-2014 19-14 (8-8) 7th (A-10) 3rd Rnd N/A
2012-2013 19-15 (8-8) 8th (A-10) 1st Rnd CBI 2nd Rnd
2011-2012 16-16 (7-9) 9th (A-10) 1st Rnd N/A
2010-2011 29-8 (13-3) 3rd (A-10) Champion NCAA 3rd Rnd
2009-2010 26-9 (13-3) 3rd (A-10) Runner Up NCAA 1st Rnd
2008-2009 20-16 (9-7) 5th (A-10) 2nd Rnd CBI 2nd Rnd
2007-2008 16-15 (9-7) 4th (A-10) 2nd Rnd CBI 1st Rnd
2006-2007 8-22 (4-12) 12th (A-10) 1st Rnd N/A
2005-2006 13-17 (6-10) 11th (A-10) 1st Rnd N/A
2004-2005 14-15 (8-8) 7th (A-10) 2nd Rnd N/A
2003-2004 20-13 (10-6) 4th (A-10) 3rd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2002-2003 15-14 (9-7) 5th (A-10) 2nd Rnd NIT 1st Rnd

2017-2018 Richmond Spiders Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Grant Golden Atlantic 10 All-Conference Third Team
Grant Golden Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team
Nick Sherod Atlantic 10 Player of the Week (Jan 29, 2018)
Grant Golden Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week (Mar 5, 2018)
Grant Golden Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week (Jan 29, 2018)

2017-2018 Richmond Spiders Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters J. Gilyard K. Fore D. Buckingham N. Sherod G. Golden
Rotation   J. Johnson N. Cayo    
Lim PT J. Kirby   S. Stansbury P. Friendshuh  
Lim PT K. Oddo     J. Madrid-Andrews  

2017-2018 Richmond Spiders Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Grant Golden 32 30.7 15.6 6.7 2.2 0.6 1.2 2.6
Nick Sherod 32 31.5 14.2 5.0 1.4 1.0 0.1 1.1
De'Monte Buckingham 30 31.7 12.2 7.0 3.4 1.0 0.4 2.7
Jacob Gilyard 32 36.4 11.4 2.2 4.1 2.8 0.0 1.7
Khwan Fore 29 32.1 11.0 3.2 2.7 0.9 0.1 1.5
Julius Johnson 32 16.0 3.7 1.7 0.8 0.5 0.0 0.5
Solly Stansbury 17 12.6 3.1 1.6 0.7 0.7 0.1 0.7
Nathan Cayo 32 12.7 2.3 1.7 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.5
Keith Oddo 5 2.8 1.2 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0
Joe Kirby 27 6.2 1.0 0.6 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.1
Paul Friendshuh 22 3.8 0.5 0.4 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.5
Jordan Madrid-Andrews 13 3.3 0.3 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.3

2017-2018 Richmond Spiders Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Chris Mooney Head Coach 2005-2006 N/A
Rob Jones Associate Head Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Richmond, 2008 to 2015)
Kim Lewis Assistant Coach 2013-2014 Director of Basketball Operations (Richmond, 2011 to 2013)
Marcus Jenkins Assistant Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Princeton, 2011 to 2015)
Mark McGonigal Director of Program Development 2016-2017 N/A
Will Gipe Video Coordinator 2016-2017 N/A
David Walsh Athletic Director 2017-2018 N/A
Steve Thomas Director of Basketball Operations 2015-2016 Director of Student-Athlete Development (Virginia Tech, 2014 to 2015)
Jason DeMayo Strength and Conditioning Coach 2005-2006 N/A
Adam Smith Athletic Trainer 2008-2009 N/A