2018-2019 N.J.I.T. Highlanders

2018-2019 N.J.I.T. Highlanders Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
34 Mohamed Bendary Sr PF 6-9 235 Nov 18, 1996 Jersey City (NJ) United States / Egypt St. Anthony High School
2 San Antonio Brinson So F 6-8 200 - Augusta (GA) United States South Kent School
4 Zach Cooks So G 5-9 155 - Lawrenceville (GA) United States Berkmar High School
33 Kjell De Graff Fr F 6-10 210 Sep 8, 1999 N/A Netherlands N/A
21 Souleymane Diakite Fr F 6-9 210 May 4, 1999 N/A Mali Saint Benedict's Preparatory School
11 Shyquan Gibbs Jr PG 6-1 150 - Jersey City (NJ) United States St. Anthony High School
32 Donovan Greer Sr G 6-3 165 - Houston (TX) United States Hillcrest Academy
3 Patrick Jamison So PG 5-9 160 - West Orange (NJ) United States West Orange High School
23 Shawndale Jones So G 6-3 185 - Pittsburgh (PA) United States The Kiski School
0 Abdul Lewis Sr F 6-10 225 Dec 27, 1995 Newark (NJ) United States East Side High School
1 Taj Price Jr SF 6-7 210 - Newark (NJ) United States East Side High School
14 Reilly Walsh Sr SG 6-3 180 Apr 16, 1997 Staten Island (NY) United States St. Peter's Boys High School
5 Diego Willis Fr PG 6-3 175 May 11, 1999 Sonora Mexico N/A
15 Diandre Wilson Sr G 6-2 170 - Fort Lauderdale (FL) United States Blanche Ely High School

Recent N.J.I.T. Highlanders History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2018-2019 19-9 (7-6) 3rd (A-Sun) N/A N/A
2017-2018 14-16 (7-7) 4th (A-Sun) 1st Rnd N/A
2016-2017 11-20 (3-11) 7th (A-Sun) 1st Rnd N/A
2015-2016 20-15 (8-6) 2nd (A-Sun) 1st Rnd CIT 4th Rnd
2014-2015 21-12 N/A (INDEP) N/A CIT 4th Rnd
2013-2014 13-16 1st (INDEP) N/A N/A
2012-2013 16-13 (6-2) 1st (GWC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2011-2012 15-17 (5-5) 3rd (GWC) Runner Up N/A
2010-2011 15-15 (9-3) 2nd (GWC) 1st Rnd N/A
2009-2010 10-21 (4-8) 5th (GWC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2008-2009 1-30 N/A (INDEP) N/A N/A
2007-2008 0-29 N/A (INDEP) N/A N/A
2006-2007 5-24 N/A (INDEP) N/A N/A
2005-2006 N/A N/A (INDEP) N/A N/A
2004-2005 N/A N/A (INDEP) N/A N/A
2003-2004 N/A N/A (INDEP) N/A N/A
2002-2003 N/A N/A (INDEP) N/A N/A

2018-2019 N.J.I.T. Highlanders Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters S. Gibbs Z. Cooks D. Wilson S. Brinson A. Lewis
Rotation S. Jones     M. Bendary  
Rotation D. Greer        
Lim PT D. Willis R. Walsh T. Price S. Diakite K. De Graff
Lim PT P. Jamison        

2018-2019 N.J.I.T. Highlanders Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Zach Cooks 28 36.8 17.3 4.6 2.3 2.6 0.0 2.1
Abdul Lewis 24 32.7 12.7 9.3 2.0 0.5 0.9 2.9
Diandre Wilson 27 28.9 10.9 2.7 1.7 0.9 0.2 1.7
Shyquan Gibbs 28 31.0 8.2 2.3 2.2 0.8 0.1 1.1
Reilly Walsh 3 20.7 7.0 2.3 0.3 0.7 0.3 0.7
San Antonio Brinson 28 20.6 6.9 4.7 0.6 0.6 0.6 1.7
Shawndale Jones 28 16.1 4.7 2.5 0.6 0.4 0.1 0.7
Donovan Greer 21 12.0 4.3 1.5 0.4 0.5 0.1 0.7
Mohamed Bendary 28 12.8 4.0 2.6 0.8 0.1 0.5 0.7
Diego Willis 24 10.2 2.0 1.5 0.7 0.2 0.0 0.4
Patrick Jamison 3 1.3 1.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7
Souleymane Diakite 14 6.7 1.6 2.3 0.3 0.1 0.6 0.2
Kjell De Graff 19 7.0 1.5 1.4 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.3
Taj Price 5 2.4 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2

2018-2019 N.J.I.T. Highlanders Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Brian Kennedy Head Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (N.J.I.T., 2012 to 2016)
Kim Waiters Assistant Coach 2015-2016 N/A
Jeff Rafferty Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Associate Head Coach (Delaware, 2013 to 2016)
Stephen Sauers Assistant Coach 2017-2018 Assistant Coach (UC Riverside, 2013 to 2015)
Lenny Kaplan Athletic Director 2000-2001 N/A
Tim Camp Director of Sports Information 2014-2015 N/A
Joe Gutowski Director of Basketball Operations 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (Muhlenberg College, 2014 to 2015)
Courtney Caden Assistant Director of Sports Information 2014-2015 N/A
Matt Koscs Head Athletic Trainer 2009-2010 N/A