2017-2018 West Virginia Mountaineers

2017-2018 West Virginia Mountaineers Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
23 Esa Ahmad Jr PF 6-8 230 Oct 9, 1996 Shaker Heights (OH) United States Shaker Heights High School
13 Teddy Allen Fr SF 6-5 224 - Boys Town (NE) United States Boys Town High School
25 Maciej Bender So C 6-11 255 Jan 28, 1997 Warsaw Poland Mountain Mission High School
3 James Bolden So PG 6-0 170 Jan 16, 1996 Covington (KY) United States Holmes High School
2 Jevon Carter Sr PG 6-2 200 Sep 14, 1995 Maywood (IL) United States Proviso East High School
14 Chase Harler So SG 6-3 210 Jun 12, 1998 Wheeling (WV) United States Wheeling Central Catholic High School
21 Wesley Harris So F 6-9 200 - Jackson (MS) United States Callaway High School
11 D'Angelo Hunter Jr F 6-7 200 - Louisville (KY) United States Pleasure Ridge Park High School
5 Brandon Knapper RS-Fr PG 6-0 180 Oct 25, 1998 Charleston (WV) United States South Charleston High School
50 Sagaba Konate So PF 6-8 250 Mar 19, 1997 Bamako Mali Kennedy Catholic High School
4 Daxter Miles, Jr. Sr G 6-3 200 Jan 5, 1995 Baltimore (MD) United States Notre Dame Preparatory School
31 Logan Routt So F 6-11 260 - Cameron (WV) United States Cameron High School
15 Lamont West So F 6-8 221 Jun 2, 1997 Cincinnati (OH) United States Miller High School

West Virginia Transfers Sitting Out 2017-2018

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality Transferred From
- Andrew Gordon So C 6-10 250 Oct 6, 1997 Clearwater (FL) United States Northwest Florida State College

Recent West Virginia Mountaineers History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2018-2019 15-21 (4-14) 10th (Big 12) 3rd Rnd CBI 2nd Rnd
2017-2018 27-11 (11-7) 2nd (Big 12) Runner Up NCAA 3rd Rnd
2016-2017 28-9 (12-6) 2nd (Big 12) Runner Up NCAA 3rd Rnd
2015-2016 26-9 (13-5) 2nd (Big 12) Runner Up NCAA 1st Rnd
2014-2015 25-10 (11-7) 4th (Big 12) 2nd Rnd NCAA 3rd Rnd
2013-2014 17-16 (9-9) 6th (Big 12) 2nd Rnd NIT 1st Rnd
2012-2013 13-19 (6-12) 8th (Big 12) 1st Rnd N/A
2011-2012 19-14 (9-9) 8th (Big East) 2nd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2010-2011 22-12 (11-7) 6th (Big East) 2nd Rnd NCAA 2nd Rnd
2009-2010 31-7 (13-5) 2nd (Big East) Champion NCAA 5th Rnd
2008-2009 23-12 (10-8) 7th (Big East) 4th Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2007-2008 26-11 (11-7) 5th (Big East) 3rd Rnd NCAA 3rd Rnd
2006-2007 27-9 (9-7) 7th (Big East) 2nd Rnd NIT Champion
2005-2006 22-11 (11-5) 3rd (Big East) 2nd Rnd NCAA 3rd Rnd
2004-2005 24-11 (8-8) 7th (Big East) Runner Up NCAA 4th Rnd
2003-2004 16-14 (7-9) 8th (Big East) 1st Rnd NIT 3rd Rnd
2002-2003 14-15 (5-11) 11th (Big East) 1st Rnd N/A

2017-2018 West Virginia Mountaineers Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Jevon Carter Lefty Driesell Award (Defensive POY)
Jevon Carter Lowe's Senior CLASS Award
Jevon Carter Academic All-American Team Member of the Year
Jevon Carter Consensus All-American Second Team
Jevon Carter NABC All-American Third Team
Jevon Carter NABC Defensive Player of the Year
Jevon Carter NABC All-District (8) First Team
Sagaba Konate NABC All-District (8) Second Team
Jevon Carter AP All-American Second Team
Jevon Carter Sporting News All-American Second Team
Jevon Carter Academic All-American First Team
Jevon Carter All-Big 12 First Team
Sagaba Konate All-Big 12 Third Team
Jevon Carter Big 12 Championship All-Tournament Team
Daxter Miles, Jr. Big 12 Championship All-Tournament Team
Jevon Carter Big 12 Defensive Player of the Year
Jevon Carter Big 12 All-Defensive Team
Sagaba Konate Big 12 All-Defensive Team
Teddy Allen Big 12 Newcomer of the Week (Jan 8, 2018)
Jevon Carter Advocare Invitational MVP
Jevon Carter Advocare Invitational Tournament Team
Daxter Miles, Jr. Advocare Invitational Tournament Team

2017-2018 West Virginia Mountaineers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters J. Carter D. Miles, Jr. W. Harris E. Ahmad S. Konate
Rotation J. Bolden   T. Allen L. West  
Lim PT   C. Harler D. Hunter L. Routt M. Bender

2017-2018 West Virginia Mountaineers Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Jevon Carter 37 34.7 17.3 4.6 6.6 3.0 0.4 2.6
Daxter Miles, Jr. 36 28.6 12.9 2.8 3.1 1.3 0.0 1.4
Sagaba Konate 36 25.5 10.8 7.6 0.7 0.4 3.2 1.2
Esa Ahmad 21 27.1 10.2 5.5 2.0 1.0 0.4 1.7
Lamont West 36 22.6 9.4 3.8 0.6 0.4 0.2 1.0
James Bolden 37 17.2 8.7 1.9 1.1 0.9 0.2 1.0
Teddy Allen 35 12.1 7.0 2.7 0.5 0.4 0.0 0.9
Wesley Harris 37 20.6 5.3 3.6 0.4 0.6 0.4 1.0
Chase Harler 33 10.3 1.6 0.7 0.8 0.4 0.1 0.2
D'Angelo Hunter 18 5.3 1.4 0.9 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1
Maciej Bender 35 8.8 1.2 1.9 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.4
Logan Routt 31 8.0 1.1 2.1 0.3 0.0 0.4 0.4

2017-2018 West Virginia Mountaineers Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Bob Huggins Head Coach 2007-2008 Assistant Coach (West Virginia, 1977 to 1978)
Larry Harrison Associate Head Coach 2010-2011 Associate Coach (West Virginia, 2007 to 2010)
Erik Martin Assistant Coach 2007-2008 N/A
Ron Everhart Assistant Coach 2012-2013 N/A
Jay Kuntz Special Assistant to the Head Coach 2017-2018 Player Development Coordinator (West Virginia, 2015 to 2017)
Shane Lyons Athletic Director 2014-2015 N/A
Bubba Schmidt Equipment Manager 1980-1981 N/A
Josh Eilert Director of Basketball Operations 2013-2014 N/A
Michael Fragale Associate Athletic Director of Communications 2014-2015 N/A
James Long Assistant Director of Basketball Operations 2017-2018 N/A
Andy Kettler Strength and Conditioning Coach 2015-2016 N/A
Randy Meador Athletic Trainer 2015-2016 N/A