2017-2018 Notre Dame Fighting Irish

2017-2018 Notre Dame Fighting Irish Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
12 Elijah Burns Jr PF 6-8 237 May 11, 1996 Troy (NY) United States Blair Academy
35 Bonzie Colson, Jr. Sr PF 6-5 225 Jan 12, 1996 New Bedford (MA) United States St. Andrew's High School
13 Nikola Djogo So SG 6-7 222 Jun 4, 1997 Stoney Creek Canada Athlete Institute Prep
5 Matt Farrell Sr PG 6-1 175 Mar 15, 1996 Point Pleasant (NJ) United States Point Pleasant High School
23 Martin Geben Sr C 6-10 252 Oct 20, 1994 Vilnius Lithuania St. Maria Goretti High School
10 T.J. Gibbs So PG 6-3 185 Oct 9, 1997 Scotch Plains (NJ) United States Seton Hall Preparatory School
21 Matt Gregory Sr F 6-8 201 Jan 18, 1996 Avon (IN) United States Cathedral High School
3 D.J. Harvey Fr SF 6-6 225 Jun 13, 1998 Bowie (MD) United States DeMatha Catholic High School
33 John Mooney So PF 6-9 245 Mar 20, 1997 Altamonte Springs (FL) United States Lake Brantley High School
25 Liam Nelligan Sr G 6-5 198 - LaGrange (IL) United States Benet Academy
0 Rex Pflueger Jr SG 6-6 218 Aug 4, 1996 San Juan Capistrano (CA) United States Mater Dei High School
1 Austin Torres Sr F 6-7 241 - Mishawaka (IN) United States Penn High School

Notre Dame Transfers Sitting Out 2017-2018

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality Transferred From
- Juwan Durham So PF 6-11 223 Dec 22, 1997 Tampa (FL) United States Connecticut

Recent Notre Dame Fighting Irish History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2018-2019 14-19 (3-15) 14th (ACC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2017-2018 21-15 (8-10) 10th (ACC) 3rd Rnd NIT 2nd Rnd
2016-2017 26-10 (12-6) 2nd (ACC) Runner Up NCAA 2nd Rnd
2015-2016 24-12 (11-7) 5th (ACC) 4th Rnd NCAA 4th Rnd
2014-2015 32-6 (14-4) 3rd (ACC) Champion NCAA 4th Rnd
2013-2014 15-17 (6-12) 11th (ACC) 1st Rnd N/A
2012-2013 25-10 (11-7) 5th (Big East) 4th Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2011-2012 22-12 (13-5) 3rd (Big East) 4th Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2010-2011 27-7 (14-4) 2nd (Big East) 4th Rnd NCAA 2nd Rnd
2009-2010 23-12 (10-8) 7th (Big East) 4th Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2008-2009 21-15 (8-10) 9th (Big East) 2nd Rnd NIT 4th Rnd
2007-2008 25-8 (14-4) 2nd (Big East) 2nd Rnd NCAA 2nd Rnd
2006-2007 24-8 (11-5) 4th (Big East) 3rd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2005-2006 16-14 (6-10) 11th (Big East) 1st Rnd NIT 3rd Rnd
2004-2005 17-12 (9-7) 6th (Big East) 1st Rnd NIT 2nd Rnd
2003-2004 19-13 (9-7) 7th (Big East) 2nd Rnd NIT 4th Rnd
2002-2003 24-10 (10-6) 3rd (Big East) 1st Rnd NCAA 3rd Rnd

2017-2018 Notre Dame Fighting Irish Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Matt Farrell ACC All-Third Team
Bonzie Colson, Jr. ACC All-Tournament Second Team
Bonzie Colson, Jr. ACC Player of the Week (Dec 25, 2017)
Bonzie Colson, Jr. ACC Player of the Week (Mar 5, 2018)
T.J. Gibbs ACC Player of the Week (Jan 8, 2018)
Matt Farrell Maui Invitational MVP
Bonzie Colson, Jr. Maui Invitational All-Tournament Team
Matt Farrell Maui Invitational All-Tournament Team

2017-2018 Notre Dame Fighting Irish Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters M. Farrell T. Gibbs R. Pflueger B. Colson, Jr. M. Geben
Rotation   N. Djogo A. Torres J. Mooney  
Lim PT   L. Nelligan D. Harvey E. Burns  
Lim PT       M. Gregory  

2017-2018 Notre Dame Fighting Irish Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Bonzie Colson, Jr. 21 32.4 19.7 10.1 0.9 1.7 2.2 1.5
Matt Farrell 31 35.8 16.3 2.4 5.5 1.0 0.1 2.4
T.J. Gibbs 36 37.4 15.3 2.8 3.0 1.0 0.1 1.5
Martin Geben 36 24.8 11.1 8.0 1.2 0.6 0.9 1.7
Rex Pflueger 35 32.9 8.0 4.3 3.2 1.1 0.2 1.5
D.J. Harvey 19 18.2 5.8 2.9 0.6 0.6 0.2 0.6
John Mooney 36 15.4 5.6 3.9 0.5 0.3 0.4 0.3
Nikola Djogo 32 15.7 2.6 2.2 0.7 0.2 0.2 0.5
Austin Torres 31 10.6 2.4 2.3 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.5
Elijah Burns 29 10.6 2.3 2.3 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.5
Matt Gregory 15 2.1 0.4 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Liam Nelligan 12 1.7 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0

2017-2018 Notre Dame Fighting Irish Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Mike Brey Head Coach 2000-2001 N/A
Rod Balanis Associate Head Coach 2017-2018 Assistant Coach (Notre Dame, 2000 to 2017)
Ryan Ayers Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Bucknell, 2014 to 2016)
Ryan Humphrey Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Director of Player Development (Northwestern, 2014 to 2016)
Eric Atkins Video Coordinator 2016-2017 N/A
Jack Swarbrick Athletic Director 2008-2009 N/A
Harold Swanagan Director of Basketball Operations 2017-2018 Coordinator of Basketball Operations (Notre Dame, 2009 to 2017)
Rob Hunt Head Athletic Trainer 2014-2015 N/A
Skip Meyer Athletic Trainer 1979-1980 N/A