2016-2017 Southern Utah Thunderbirds

2016-2017 Southern Utah Thunderbirds Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
10 Jacob Calloway Fr SG 6-8 205 - Juneau (AK) United States Thunder Mountain High School
3 DeCardo Day Fr PG 6-4 170 - Jackson (MS) United States Callaway High School
35 Brayden Holker Fr PF 6-9 225 - Sarasota Springs (UT) United States Westlake High School
33 Matthew Johnson So G 6-4 185 - Las Vegas (NV) United States Coronado High School
11 Will Joyce Sr SF 6-5 205 - Newark (NJ) United States Piscataway Township High School
22 Ivan Madunic Fr F 6-11 220 Nov 26, 1996 Split Croatia N/A
5 John Marshall Sr G 6-1 180 - Phoenix (AZ) United States Phoenix Westwind Academy
13 James McGee Jr G 6-2 180 - San Clemente (CA) United States Mater Dei High School
34 Christian Musoko Jr PF 6-8 235 - Kinshasa Democratic Republic of the Congo Layton Christian High School
4 Neema Namdar Fr G 6-1 170 - Sandy (UT) United States Alta High School
2 Randy Onwuasor Jr G 6-3 190 Sep 5, 1995 Inglewood (CA) United States Inglewood High School
13 Race Parsons Sr G 6-4 185 - Monroe (UT) United States South Sevier High School
10 Adonis Saltes So G 6-2 180 - Pine Ridge (SD) United States Dakota Valley High School
- Elliott Smith Jr SF 6-6 185 - Oakley (CA) United States Freedom High School
44 Joel Swallow Fr FC 6-9 220 Sep 5, 1995 Howell (UT) United States Millard High School

Southern Utah Transfers Sitting Out 2016-2017

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality Transferred From
- Jadon Cohee Jr G 6-4 205 Jun 29, 1996 Langley Canada Seattle

Recent Southern Utah Thunderbirds History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2016-2017 6-27 (3-15) 11th (Big Sky) 2nd Rnd N/A
2015-2016 5-24 (3-15) 11th (Big Sky) 1st Rnd N/A
2014-2015 10-19 (7-11) 9th (Big Sky) N/A N/A
2013-2014 2-27 (1-19) 11th (Big Sky) N/A N/A
2012-2013 11-20 (8-12) 6th (Big Sky) 1st Rnd N/A
2011-2012 14-17 (8-10) 6th (Summit) 2nd Rnd N/A
2010-2011 11-19 (7-11) 8th (Summit) 1st Rnd N/A
2009-2010 7-22 (3-15) 9th (Summit) N/A N/A
2008-2009 11-20 (8-10) 5th (Summit) 2nd Rnd N/A
2007-2008 11-19 (9-9) 5th (Summit) 1st Rnd N/A
2006-2007 16-14 (6-8) 5th (MCC) 1st Rnd N/A
2005-2006 10-20 (8-8) 4th (MCC) 1st Rnd N/A
2004-2005 13-15 (6-10) 8th (MCC) 1st Rnd N/A
2003-2004 10-18 (6-10) 7th (MCC) 1st Rnd N/A
2002-2003 12-16 (5-9) 6th (MCC) 2nd Rnd N/A

2016-2017 Southern Utah Thunderbirds Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Randy Onwuasor NABC All-District (6) Second Team
Randy Onwuasor All-Big Sky Second Team
Randy Onwuasor Big Sky All-Tournament Team
Randy Onwuasor Big Sky Newcomer of the Year
Randy Onwuasor Big Sky Player of the Week (Jan 2, 2017)

2016-2017 Southern Utah Thunderbirds Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters J. Marshall J. McGee R. Onwuasor W. Joyce I. Madunic
Rotation   R. Parsons J. Calloway    
Lim PT D. Day M. Johnson   C. Musoko  
Lim PT   N. Namdar   B. Holker  
Lim PT   A. Saltes   J. Swallow  

2016-2017 Southern Utah Thunderbirds Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Randy Onwuasor 33 35.0 23.6 6.6 3.2 1.5 0.4 3.4
James McGee 33 33.8 14.2 2.7 2.5 0.8 0.1 1.8
John Marshall 32 30.0 7.6 4.4 2.9 1.3 0.2 1.7
Jacob Calloway 31 15.4 7.5 3.3 0.6 0.4 0.3 1.1
Race Parsons 19 21.8 7.3 3.3 1.1 0.5 0.1 1.3
Ivan Madunic 33 20.3 4.7 4.0 0.5 0.3 1.0 0.9
Christian Musoko 32 14.1 4.5 3.7 0.2 0.2 0.5 1.3
Brayden Holker 33 14.7 4.0 2.5 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.7
Will Joyce 28 14.2 3.9 3.7 0.2 0.5 0.4 0.7
Matthew Johnson 19 9.2 3.2 1.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.3
DeCardo Day 27 12.1 3.1 1.1 0.7 0.2 0.0 1.2
Adonis Saltes 3 2.7 2.3 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0
Neema Namdar 3 4.0 1.7 0.3 0.0 0.7 0.0 0.0
Joel Swallow 2 3.5 0.5 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

2016-2017 Southern Utah Thunderbirds Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Todd Simon Head Coach 2016-2017 Head Coach (UNLV, 2015 to 2016)
Andy Johnson Assistant Coach 2016-2017 N/A
John Wardenburg Assistant Coach 2016-2017 N/A
Patrice Days Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Wright State, 2015 to 2016)
Jason Butikofer Athletic Director 2015-2016 N/A
Bryan Martin Director of Basketball Operations 2016-2017 Head Coach (Coe College, 2012 to 2016)