2019-2020 Illinois Fighting Illini

2019-2020 Illinois Fighting Illini Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
15 Giorgi Bezhanishvili So PF 6-9 235 Nov 16, 1998 Rustavi Georgia / Austria St. Patrick High School
13 Benjamin Bosmans-Verdonk Fr PF 6-7 220 Jan 30, 2001 Lommel Belgium N/A
21 Kofi Cockburn Fr C 7-0 290 Sep 1, 1999 Kingston Jamaica / United States Oak Hill Academy
11 Ayo Dosunmu So PG 6-5 185 Jan 17, 2000 Chicago (IL) United States Morgan Park High School
10 Andres Feliz Sr SG 6-2 185 Jul 15, 1997 Santo Domingo Dominican Republic West Oak Academy
1 Trent Frazier Jr SG 6-1 170 Sep 8, 1998 Wellington (FL) United States Wellington Christian School
0 Alan Griffin So SG 6-5 180 Apr 14, 2000 White Plains (NY) United States Archbishop Stepinac High School
4 Zach Griffith Jr F 6-6 210 Feb 8, 1999 Fishers (IL) United States Fishers High School
34 Jermaine Hamlin Fr PF 6-10 240 - Lincoln (IL) United States Lincoln Community High School
22 Austin Hutcherson Jr G 6-6 175 - Freehold (NJ) United States Hun School of Princeton
5 Tevian Jones So PF 6-7 205 Jun 29, 2000 Chandler (AZ) United States Chandler High School
24 Bernard Kouma Fr F 6-10 240 - N'Djamena Chad Our Savior New American School
2 Kipper Nichols Sr SF 6-6 220 Jul 7, 1996 Lakewood (OH) United States St. Edward High School
35 Samson Oladimeji Sr G 6-4 200 Jul 5, 1998 Rolling Meadows (IL) United States William Fremd High School
32 Tyler Underwood Sr G 6-2 180 Aug 22, 1996 Nacogdoches (TX) United States Nacogdoches High School
20 Da'Monte Williams Jr SG 6-3 200 Nov 2, 1998 Peoria (IL) United States Manual High School

Illinois Transfers Sitting Out 2019-2020

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality Transferred From
- Jacob Grandison Jr F 6-6 196 - Oakland (CA) United States Holy Cross

2019-2020 Illinois Fighting Illini Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters A. Dosunmu T. Frazier A. Feliz G. Bezhanishvili K. Cockburn
Rotation   D. Williams K. Nichols    
Rotation   A. Griffin      
Lim PT   T. Underwood Z. Griffith B. Bosmans-Verdonk  
Lim PT   S. Oladimeji   J. Hamlin  
Lim PT       T. Jones  

2019-2020 Illinois Fighting Illini Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Andres Feliz 3 34.7 19.0 9.0 3.0 1.0 0.0 4.0
Ayo Dosunmu 3 33.7 15.0 4.0 4.0 0.7 0.0 4.0
Kofi Cockburn 3 27.7 14.0 10.7 0.7 0.7 1.3 3.0
Giorgi Bezhanishvili 3 24.0 8.7 3.7 0.7 0.3 0.0 3.0
Trent Frazier 3 32.3 8.7 2.3 2.0 1.0 0.0 1.3
Alan Griffin 3 15.0 8.0 3.7 0.0 0.3 0.0 1.3
Da'Monte Williams 3 19.0 2.0 4.0 1.0 0.3 0.0 1.0
Kipper Nichols 3 13.7 1.3 1.7 0.3 0.7 0.0 1.0
Benjamin Bosmans-Verdonk 3 5.7 0.0 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7
Tyler Underwood 3 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3
Jermaine Hamlin 2 2.5 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0

2019-2020 Illinois Fighting Illini Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Brad Underwood Head Coach 2016-2017 Head Coach (Stephen F. Austin, 2013 to 2016)
Orlando Antigua Assistant Coach 2017-2018 Head Coach (South Florida, 2014 to 2017)
Ronald Coleman Assistant Coach 2017-2018 Assistant Coach (Illinois-Chicago, 2015 to 2017)
Stephen Gentry Assistant Coach 2019-2020 Director of Basketball Operations (Gonzaga, 2017 to 2019)
Geoff Alexander Special Assistant to the Head Coach 2017-2018 Assistant Coach (Evansville, 2012 to 2017)
Jamall Walker Special Assistant to the Head Coach 2019-2020 Head Coach (Illinois, 2016 to 2017)
Zach Hamer Video Coordinator 2019-2020 N/A
Josh Whitman Athletic Director 2015-2016 Athletic Director (Washington (Mo.), 2014 to 2015)
Joey Biggs Director of Basketball Operations 2017-2018 N/A
Kent Brown Associate Athletic Director of Communications 2013-2014 N/A
Paul Kowalczyk Associate Athletic Director 2015-2016 N/A
Susan Young Associate Athletic Director 2017-2018 N/A
Adam Fletcher Strength and Conditioning Coach 2015-2016 Director of Strength and Conditioning (Towson, 2014 to 2015)
Randy Ballard Director of Sports Medicine 2017-2018 N/A
Paul Schmidt Athletic Trainer 2017-2018 Director of Sports Medicine (Illinois, 2012 to 2016)