2021-2022 West Virginia Mountaineers

2021-2022 West Virginia Mountaineers Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
11 Jalen Bridges So SG 6-7 220 May 14, 2001 Fairmont (WV) United States Fairmont Senior High School
5 Dimon Carrigan Sr F 6-9 215 - Boston (MA) United States Cambridge Rindge and Latin School
13 Isaiah Cottrell Fr PF 6-10 245 - Las Vegas (NV) United States Huntington Prep
10 Malik Curry Sr G 6-1 180 Feb 7, 1999 New Castle (DE) United States Putnam Science Academy
0 Kedrian Johnson Sr G 6-3 185 Sep 9, 1999 Dallas (TX) United States South Oak Cliff High School
2 Kobe Johnson Fr PG 6-3 210 - Canton (OH) United States Canton McKinley High School
4 Jamel King Fr SF 6-7 190 - Tuscaloosa (AL) United States Bella Vista College Prep
22 Sean McNeil Sr G 6-4 205 Aug 17, 1998 Union (KY) United States Cooper High School
23 Seny N'Diaye So C 6-10 225 - Dakar Senegal Huntington Prep
32 James Okonkwo Fr F 6-8 230 - Maidenhead England Beckley Prep Academy
3 Gabe Osabuohien Sr F 6-7 235 Oct 27, 1998 Toronto Canada Southwest Christian Academy
1 Pauly Paulicap Sr F 6-8 225 May 9, 1997 Elmont (NY) United States Elmont Memorial High School
12 Taz Sherman Sr F 6-4 190 Jul 19, 1999 Missouri City (TX) United States Thurgood Marshall High School
24 Taj Thweatt So F 6-7 210 May 23, 2001 Wildwood (NJ) United States Wildwood Catholic High School
45 Seth Wilson Fr PG 6-1 215 - Westlake (OH) United States Lorain High School

Recent West Virginia Mountaineers History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2022-2023 14-9 (3-7) 8th (Big 12) N/A N/A
2021-2022 16-17 (4-14) 10th (Big 12) 2nd Rnd N/A
2020-2021 19-10 (11-6) 3rd (Big 12) 2nd Rnd NCAA 2nd Rnd
2019-2020 21-10 (9-9) 3rd (Big 12) 2nd Rnd N/A
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 (AAC) 2nd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2010-2011 22-12 (11-7) 6th (AAC) 2nd Rnd NCAA 2nd Rnd
2009-2010 31-7 (13-5) 2nd (AAC) Champion NCAA 5th Rnd
2008-2009 23-12 (10-8) 7th (AAC) 4th Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2007-2008 26-11 (11-7) 5th (AAC) 3rd Rnd NCAA 3rd Rnd
2006-2007 27-9 (9-7) 7th (AAC) 2nd Rnd NIT Champion
2005-2006 22-11 (11-5) 3rd (AAC) 2nd Rnd NCAA 3rd Rnd
2004-2005 24-11 (8-8) 7th (AAC) Runner Up NCAA 4th Rnd
2003-2004 16-14 (7-9) 8th (AAC) 1st Rnd NIT 3rd Rnd
2002-2003 14-15 (5-11) 11th (AAC) 1st Rnd N/A

2021-2022 West Virginia Mountaineers Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Taz Sherman NABC All-District (8) Second Team
Taz Sherman All-Big 12 Second Team
Sean McNeil All-Big 12 Honorable Mention
Gabe Osabuohien Big 12 Defensive Player of the Year
Gabe Osabuohien Big 12 All-Defensive Team
Sean McNeil Big 12 Player of the Week (Dec 27, 2021)
Taz Sherman Big 12 Player of the Week (Dec 13, 2021)
Taz Sherman Big 12 Player of the Week (Nov 22, 2021)

2021-2022 West Virginia Mountaineers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters K. Johnson S. McNeil T. Sherman J. Bridges G. Osabuohien
Rotation M. Curry     I. Cottrell  
Rotation       P. Paulicap  
Lim PT S. Wilson   J. Okonkwo D. Carrigan S. N'Diaye
Lim PT K. Johnson   J. King    
Lim PT     T. Thweatt    

2021-2022 West Virginia Mountaineers Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Taz Sherman 31 34.0 17.7 3.0 2.4 1.3 0.2 2.7
Sean McNeil 32 33.7 12.2 2.5 1.4 0.7 0.1 1.1
Malik Curry 33 18.7 9.7 2.2 1.5 1.0 0.2 1.6
Jalen Bridges 33 26.7 8.4 4.8 0.8 1.0 0.7 0.7
Kedrian Johnson 32 20.3 5.3 2.2 1.7 1.6 0.1 1.8
Gabe Osabuohien 31 18.1 4.9 5.3 1.6 1.2 0.6 1.5
Isaiah Cottrell 33 16.1 4.2 2.8 0.5 0.2 0.7 0.9
Pauly Paulicap 33 11.8 3.2 3.4 0.1 0.2 0.8 0.8
Dimon Carrigan 32 9.8 1.9 2.7 0.2 0.3 1.1 0.3
Seth Wilson 20 7.3 1.9 0.8 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.1
Kobe Johnson 32 8.8 1.5 0.7 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.3
Taj Thweatt 3 3.3 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.3
James Okonkwo 3 3.7 0.7 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.0
Jamel King 8 3.4 0.4 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2
Seny N'Diaye 6 3.7 0.0 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.3

2021-2022 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)
Ryan McIntyre Video Coordinator 2019-2020 Director of Basketball Operations (Austin Peay, 2017 to 2019)
Shane Lyons Athletic Director 2014-2015 N/A
Kyle Keesler Equipment Manager 2020-2021 N/A
Josh Eilert Director of Basketball Operations 2013-2014 N/A
Michael Fragale Associate Athletic Director of Communications 2014-2015 N/A
Shaun Brown Strength and Conditioning Coach 2020-2021 Strength and Conditioning Coach (Minnesota, 2013 to 2017)
Randy Meador Athletic Trainer 2015-2016 N/A