2018-2019 Baylor Bears

2018-2019 Baylor Bears Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
1 Darius Allen Jr SF 6-4 205 - Melbourne (FL) United States Chaminade-Madonna High School
2 Devonte Bandoo Jr G 6-3 185 - Brampton Canada N/A
12 Jared Butler Fr PG 6-3 185 - Reserve (LA) United States Riverside Academy
25 Tristan Clark So PF 6-9 240 Feb 9, 1998 San Antonio (TX) United States Findlay College Prep
45 Freddie Gillespie Jr F 6-8 240 - St. Paul (MN) United States East Ridge High School
4 Mario Kegler So SF 6-7 230 May 23, 1997 Jackson (MS) United States Oak Hill Academy
3 Jake Lindsey Sr PG 6-5 200 Nov 15, 1996 Sandy (UT) United States Olympus High School
10 Makai Mason Sr G 6-1 185 May 4, 1995 Greenfield (MA) United States / Germany Hotchkiss School
24 Matthew Mayer Fr SF 6-9 200 - Austin (TX) United States Westlake High School
22 King McClure Sr SG 6-3 215 Oct 1, 1996 Ovilla (TX) United States Triple A Academy
13 Jackson Moffatt Fr F 6-6 210 - Magnolia (TX) United States Magnolia West High School
34 Obim Okeke Jr G 6-0 225 - Las Vegas (NV) United States Bishop Gorman High School
0 Flo Thamba Fr C 6-10 220 - N/A Democratic Republic of the Congo Mountain Mission High School
11 Mark Vital So SF 6-5 230 Nov 7, 1997 Lake Charles (LA) United States Prime Prep Academy

Baylor Transfers Sitting Out 2018-2019

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality Transferred From
- Davion Mitchell So PG 6-1 200 Sep 5, 1998 Stockbridge (GA) United States Auburn
- MaCio Teague Jr PG 6-3 190 Jun 11, 1997 Cincinnati (OH) United States UNC Asheville

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

2018-2019 Baylor Bears Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Makai Mason NABC All-District (8) First Team
Makai Mason All-Big 12 Second Team
Jared Butler All-Big 12 Honorable Mention
Mario Kegler All-Big 12 Honorable Mention
Mark Vital All-Big 12 Honorable Mention
Mark Vital Big 12 All-Defensive Team
Jared Butler Big 12 All-Rookie Team
Makai Mason Big 12 All-Newcomer Team
Tristan Clark Big 12 Player of the Week (Dec 30, 2018)
Makai Mason Big 12 Player of the Week (Feb 4, 2019)
King McClure Big 12 Player of the Week (Jan 21, 2019)
Jared Butler Big 12 Newcomer of the Week (Feb 25, 2019)
Makai Mason Big 12 Newcomer of the Week (Jan 28, 2019)
Tristan Clark Emerald Coast Classic All-Tournament Team

2018-2019 Baylor Bears Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters M. Mason J. Butler K. McClure M. Vital M. Kegler
Rotation   D. Bandoo   F. Gillespie  
Lim PT O. Okeke   M. Mayer   F. Thamba
Lim PT J. Lindsey   D. Allen   T. Clark

2018-2019 Baylor Bears Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Makai Mason 28 32.1 14.9 2.5 3.4 0.5 0.0 2.5
Tristan Clark 14 29.8 14.6 6.3 1.6 1.1 2.4 1.6
Mario Kegler 28 28.2 10.5 5.8 1.3 0.4 0.6 1.6
Jared Butler 34 26.8 10.2 3.1 2.7 1.0 0.1 2.0
King McClure 29 27.9 9.0 5.3 2.1 1.1 0.3 1.9
Devonte Bandoo 34 21.1 8.4 2.2 1.4 0.6 0.1 1.2
Mark Vital 34 27.7 7.2 7.2 2.0 1.0 0.9 1.8
Freddie Gillespie 26 18.3 5.3 4.4 0.3 0.7 1.1 1.0
Matthew Mayer 33 11.8 4.6 2.0 0.8 0.5 0.2 0.8
Darius Allen 14 8.1 2.0 0.9 0.4 0.6 0.4 0.4
Flo Thamba 33 10.0 1.8 2.2 0.3 0.2 0.6 0.7
Obim Okeke 9 3.6 1.1 0.3 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.2

2018-2019 Baylor Bears Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Scott Drew Head Coach 2003-2004 N/A
Jerome Tang Associate Head Coach 2017-2018 Assistant Coach (Baylor, 2003 to 2017)
Alvin Brooks III Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Kansas State, 2012 to 2016)
John Jakus Assistant Coach 2017-2018 Director of Basketball Operations (Gonzaga, 2014 to 2017)
Karen Craig Special Assistant to the Head Coach 2015-2016 N/A
Mack Rhoades Athletic Director 2016-2017 Athletic Director (Missouri, 2015 to 2016)
Ty Beard Director of Video Operations 2017-2018 Assistant Coach (John Brown, 2014 to )
Bill Peterson Director of Basketball Operations 2017-2018 Head Coach (2016 to 2017)
Aditya Malhotra Associate Director of Basketball Operations 2017-2018 N/A
Jared Nuness Director of Player Development 2013-2014 Director of Video Operations (Baylor, 2011 to 2013)
David Chandler Athletic Trainer 1996-1997 N/A