2015-2016 Baylor Bears

2015-2016 Baylor Bears Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
0 Jo Acuil RS-Jr C 7-0 225 Apr 26, 1994 Melbourne Australia Kingsway Christian College
25 Allerik Freeman So SG 6-3 200 Oct 30, 1994 Charlotte (NC) United States Findlay College Prep
2 Rico Gathers Sr PF 6-8 275 Jan 7, 1994 LaPlace (LA) United States Riverside Academy
13 John Heard Sr F 6-5 210 Mar 20, 1994 Houston (TX) United States Episcopal High School
20 Jake Lindsey Fr PG 6-5 200 Nov 15, 1996 Sandy (UT) United States Olympus High School
31 T.J. Maston So F 6-8 225 Sep 4, 1995 DeSoto (TX) United States DeSoto High School
22 King McClure Fr SG 6-3 215 Oct 1, 1996 Ovilla (TX) United States Triple A Academy
11 Lester Medford Sr G 5-10 175 May 24, 1993 Tucson (AZ) United States Amphitheater High School
33 Austin Mills Sr G 6-1 175 Dec 6, 1993 Beverly Hills (CA) United States Beverly Hills High School
1 Wendell Mitchell RS-Fr SG 6-3 183 Mar 26, 1997 Rockdale (TX) United States Rockdale High School
5 Johnathan Motley So F 6-10 230 May 4, 1995 Houston (TX) United States North Shore High School
21 Taurean Prince Sr F 6-8 220 Mar 22, 1994 San Antonio (TX) United States Warren High School
24 Ishmail Wainright Jr GF 6-5 230 Sep 12, 1994 Kansas City (MO) United States Montrose Christian School

Baylor Transfers Sitting Out 2015-2016

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality Transferred From
- Manu Lecomte Jr G 5-11 175 Aug 16, 1995 Ixelles Belgium Miami (FL)

Recent Baylor Bears History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2018-2019 20-14 (10-8) 4th (Big 12) 2nd Rnd NCAA 2nd Rnd
2017-2018 19-15 (8-10) 6th (Big 12) 2nd Rnd NIT 2nd Rnd
2016-2017 27-8 (12-6) 2nd (Big 12) 2nd Rnd NCAA 3rd Rnd
2015-2016 22-12 (10-8) 5th (Big 12) 3rd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2014-2015 24-10 (11-7) 4th (Big 12) 3rd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2013-2014 26-12 (9-9) 6th (Big 12) Runner Up NCAA 3rd Rnd
2012-2013 23-14 (9-9) 6th (Big 12) 2nd Rnd NIT Champion
2011-2012 30-8 (12-6) 3rd (Big 12) Runner Up NCAA 4th Rnd
2010-2011 17-13 (7-9) 7th (Big 12) 1st Rnd N/A
2009-2010 28-8 (11-5) 2nd (Big 12) 3rd Rnd NCAA 4th Rnd
2008-2009 24-15 (5-11) 9th (Big 12) Runner Up NIT Runner Up
2007-2008 21-11 (9-7) 4th (Big 12) 1st Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2006-2007 15-16 (4-12) 11th (Big 12) 2nd Rnd N/A
2005-2006 4-13 (4-12) 12th (Big 12) 1st Rnd N/A
2004-2005 9-19 (1-15) 12th (Big 12) 1st Rnd N/A
2003-2004 8-21 (3-13) 11th (Big 12) N/A N/A
2002-2003 14-14 (5-11) 9th (Big 12) 1st Rnd N/A

2015-2016 Baylor Bears Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Taurean Prince NABC All-District (8) Second Team
Taurean Prince All-Big 12 First Team
Rico Gathers All-Big 12 Third Team
Johnathan Motley All-Big 12 Third Team
Lester Medford All-Big 12 Honorable Mention

2015-2016 Baylor Bears Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters L. Medford A. Freeman I. Wainright T. Prince R. Gathers
Rotation J. Lindsey K. McClure T. Maston J. Motley  
Lim PT A. Mills   J. Heard    

2015-2016 Baylor Bears Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Taurean Prince 34 30.6 15.9 6.1 2.3 1.3 0.7 2.7
Allerik Freeman 34 30.0 11.3 3.4 1.7 0.8 0.0 1.3
Rico Gathers 32 25.5 11.2 9.0 0.5 0.9 0.8 1.2
Johnathan Motley 34 20.9 11.1 5.1 0.9 0.5 1.1 1.5
Lester Medford 34 32.4 8.9 2.3 6.5 1.6 0.1 2.3
T.J. Maston 34 12.1 6.1 2.5 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.9
Ishmail Wainright 34 24.7 5.9 4.3 2.6 1.0 0.6 1.3
King McClure 34 13.1 4.4 1.1 0.6 0.9 0.1 0.4
Jake Lindsey 34 12.7 2.4 1.5 2.0 0.5 0.1 0.7
Austin Mills 11 3.1 0.9 0.2 0.6 0.1 0.1 0.3
John Heard 10 2.2 0.6 0.4 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0

2015-2016 Baylor Bears Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Scott Drew Head Coach 2003-2004 N/A
Jerome Tang Assistant Coach 2003-2004 N/A
Paul Mills Assistant Coach 2009-2010 Coordinator of Basketball Operations (Baylor, 2003 to 2009)
Grant McCasland Assistant Coach 2011-2012 N/A
Karen Craig Special Assistant to the Head Coach 2015-2016 N/A
Sam Patterson Director of Video Operations 2013-2014 Video Coordinator (Baylor, 2011 to 2013)
Ian McCaw Athletic Director 2003-2004 N/A
Tim Maloney Director of Basketball Operations 2010-2011 N/A
Bart Byrd Associate Athletic Director 2006-2007 N/A
Heath Nielsen Associate Athletic Director, Director of Communications 2014-2015 N/A
Julie Bennett Assistant Athletic Director, Director of Communications 2014-2015 N/A
Jared Nuness Director of Player Development 2013-2014 Director of Video Operations (Baylor, 2011 to 2013)
Charlie Melton Strength and Conditioning Coach 2005-2006 N/A
David Chandler Athletic Trainer 1996-1997 N/A