2021-2022 Connecticut Huskies

2021-2022 Connecticut Huskies Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
11 Akok Akok Jr SF 6-9 210 Oct 23, 1999 Manchester (NH) United States Putnam Science Academy
2 R.J. Cole Sr G 6-1 185 Aug 24, 1999 Union (NJ) United States St. Anthony High School
1 Rahsool Diggins Fr SG 6-1 160 Mar 27, 2002 Philadelphia (PA) United States Archbishop Wood High School
14 Corey Floyd, Jr. Fr G 6-3 190 Jan 14, 2004 Roselle (NJ) United States Roselle Catholic High School
0 Jalen Gaffney Jr G 6-3 185 Jul 30, 2000 Columbus (NJ) United States Westtown School
41 Matt Garry Sr G 6-5 185 Mar 20, 2000 Southington (CT) United States Southington High School
24 Jordan Hawkins Fr GF 6-5 170 Apr 29, 2002 Gaithersburg (MD) United States DeMatha Catholic High School
20 Andrew Hurley So G 6-1 175 Jan 30, 2002 Glastonbury (CT) United States East Catholic High School
44 Andre Jackson So G 6-6 205 Nov 13, 2001 Amsterdam (NY) United States The Albany Academy
35 Samson Johnson Fr PF 6-10 205 Jul 28, 2002 Lome Togo St. Patrick High School
4 Tyrese Martin Sr GF 6-6 215 Mar 7, 1999 Allentown (PA) United States William Allen High School
12 Tyler Polley Sr F 6-9 215 Apr 7, 1999 Weston (FL) United States Sagemont School
21 Adama Sanogo So PF 6-9 245 Feb 12, 2002 Bamako Mali St. Patrick High School
13 Richie Springs So SF 6-9 225 Sep 28, 2001 Granby (MA) United States MacDuffie School
5 Isaiah Whaley Sr F 6-9 230 Mar 26, 1998 Gastonia (NC) United States Mt. Zion Christian Academy

Recent Connecticut Huskies History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2021-2022 23-10 (13-6) 3rd (Big East) 3rd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2020-2021 15-8 (11-6) 3rd (Big East) 3rd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2019-2020 19-12 (10-8) 5th (AAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2018-2019 16-17 (6-12) 9th (AAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2017-2018 14-18 (7-11) 8th (AAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2016-2017 16-17 (9-9) 5th (AAC) 3rd Rnd N/A
2015-2016 25-11 (11-7) 6th (AAC) Champion NCAA 2nd Rnd
2014-2015 20-15 (10-8) 5th (AAC) Runner Up NIT 1st Rnd
2013-2014 32-8 (12-6) 3rd (AAC) Runner Up NCAA Champion
2012-2013 20-10 (10-8) 7th (Big East) N/A N/A
2011-2012 20-14 (8-10) 9th (Big East) 3rd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2010-2011 32-9 (9-9) 9th (Big East) Champion NCAA Champion
2009-2010 18-16 (7-11) 11th (Big East) 1st Rnd NIT 2nd Rnd
2008-2009 31-5 (15-3) 2nd (Big East) 3rd Rnd NCAA 5th Rnd
2007-2008 24-9 (13-5) 4th (Big East) 2nd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2006-2007 17-14 (6-10) 12th (Big East) 1st Rnd N/A
2005-2006 30-4 (14-2) 1st (Big East) 2nd Rnd NCAA 4th Rnd
2004-2005 23-8 (13-3) 1st (Big East) 3rd Rnd NCAA 2nd Rnd
2003-2004 33-6 (12-4) 2nd (Big East) Champion NCAA Champion
2002-2003 23-10 (10-6) 3rd (Big East) Runner Up NCAA 3rd Rnd

2021-2022 Connecticut Huskies Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
R.J. Cole USBWA All-District Team (I)
Tyrese Martin USBWA All-District Team (I)
Adama Sanogo USBWA All-District Team (I)
Adama Sanogo NABC All-District (5) First Team
R.J. Cole NABC All-District (5) Second Team
R.J. Cole All-Big East First Team
Adama Sanogo All-Big East First Team
Tyrese Martin Big East All-Tournament Team
Jordan Hawkins Big East All-Rookie Team
Adama Sanogo Big East Player of the Week (Jan 17, 2022)
Adama Sanogo Big East Player of the Week (Nov 29, 2021)
Adama Sanogo Battle 4 Atlantis MVP

2021-2022 Connecticut Huskies Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters R. Cole A. Jackson T. Martin A. Sanogo I. Whaley
Rotation       T. Polley  
Lim PT J. Gaffney J. Hawkins A. Akok S. Johnson  
Lim PT A. Hurley R. Diggins R. Springs    
Lim PT   M. Garry      

2021-2022 Connecticut Huskies Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
R.J. Cole 33 33.5 15.8 3.4 4.1 1.1 0.1 1.9
Adama Sanogo 29 29.2 14.8 8.8 1.0 0.9 1.9 2.3
Tyrese Martin 29 31.9 13.6 7.5 1.9 0.8 0.5 1.8
Isaiah Whaley 32 28.4 7.7 4.8 1.1 0.8 2.2 1.2
Tyler Polley 33 20.3 7.6 1.6 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.4
Andre Jackson 33 29.0 6.8 6.8 3.1 1.2 0.6 2.0
Jordan Hawkins 27 14.7 5.8 2.0 0.5 0.3 0.3 1.0
Jalen Gaffney 33 12.8 4.0 1.5 2.0 0.5 0.1 0.9
Akok Akok 23 14.0 3.4 3.2 0.3 0.2 1.1 0.1
Samson Johnson 12 5.5 1.8 1.2 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.2
Richie Springs 7 3.7 1.4 1.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1
Rahsool Diggins 8 5.5 0.9 0.0 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.8
Matt Garry 5 1.8 0.4 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.4
Andrew Hurley 6 1.8 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

2021-2022 Connecticut Huskies Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Dan Hurley Head Coach 2018-2019 Head Coach (Rhode Island, 2012 to 2018)
Kimani Young Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (Minnesota, 2013 to 2018)
Tom Moore Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Head Coach (Quinnipiac, 2007 to 2017)
Luke Murray Assistant Coach 2021-2022 Assistant Coach (Louisville, 2018 to 2021)
Tripp Doherty Video Coordinator 2018-2019 Video Coordinator (Harvard, 2016 to 2019)
David Benedict Athletic Director 2016-2017 N/A
Gavin Roberts Director of Sports Performance 2021-2022 Director of Sports Performance (Purdue, 2018 to 2021)
Eric Youncofski Director of Basketball Operations 2018-2019 Graduate Manager (Rhode Island, 2015 to 2018)
Taliek Brown Director of Player Development 2018-2019 N/A
Chris West Strength and Conditioning Coach 2012-2013 N/A
Dr. Deena Casiero Director of Sports Medicine 2016-2017 N/A
James Doran Athletic Trainer 2005-2006 N/A