2018-2019 Illinois Fighting Illini

2018-2019 Illinois Fighting Illini Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
15 Giorgi Bezhanishvili Fr F 6-9 230 Nov 16, 1998 Rustavi Georgia / Austria St. Patrick High School
3 Drew Cayce Jr G 6-1 165 May 31, 1997 La Porte (IN) United States La Lumiere School
12 Adonis De La Rosa Sr C 7-0 265 - Bronx (NY) United States Christ the King
11 Ayo Dosunmu Fr PG 6-5 185 Jan 17, 2000 Chicago (IL) United States Morgan Park High School
10 Andres Feliz Jr SG 6-2 185 Jul 15, 1997 Santo Domingo Dominican Republic West Oak Academy
1 Trent Frazier So SG 6-1 170 Sep 8, 1998 Wellington (FL) United States Wellington Christian School
0 Alan Griffin Fr SG 6-5 180 - White Plains (NY) United States Archbishop Stepinac High School
4 Zach Griffith So F 6-6 210 - Fishers (IL) United States Fishers High School
22 Anthony Higgs Fr SF 6-8 215 - Nottingham (MD) United States Perry Hall High School
5 Tevian Jones Fr PF 6-7 200 - Chandler (AZ) United States Chandler High School
23 Aaron Jordan Sr SG 6-5 210 May 5, 1997 Plainfield (IL) United States Plainfield East High School
34 Samba Kane Fr C 7-0 220 - Dakar Senegal Florida Air Academy
2 Kipper Nichols Jr SF 6-6 225 Jul 7, 1996 Lakewood (OH) United States St. Edward High School
35 Samson Oladimeji Jr G 6-4 200 - Rolling Meadows (IL) United States William Fremd High School
32 Tyler Underwood Jr G 6-2 180 Aug 22, 1996 Nacogdoches (TX) United States Nacogdoches High School
20 Da'Monte Williams So SG 6-3 190 Nov 2, 1998 Peoria (IL) United States Manual High School

2018-2019 Illinois Fighting Illini Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters T. Frazier A. Dosunmu A. Jordan K. Nichols G. Bezhanishvili
Rotation   A. Feliz      
Rotation   D. Williams      
Lim PT T. Underwood A. Griffin Z. Griffith T. Jones S. Kane
Lim PT D. Cayce S. Oladimeji     A. De La Rosa

2018-2019 Illinois Fighting Illini Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Trent Frazier 10 29.1 15.4 2.4 3.4 1.7 0.0 2.3
Ayo Dosunmu 10 28.5 12.0 4.5 3.2 1.4 0.1 2.0
Aaron Jordan 11 29.3 10.0 5.4 2.1 1.3 0.4 0.9
Giorgi Bezhanishvili 11 23.8 9.9 4.7 1.2 0.5 0.4 2.1
Kipper Nichols 11 20.7 9.7 3.1 1.2 0.5 0.4 1.1
Andres Feliz 11 22.4 7.5 2.5 2.5 1.0 0.1 1.9
Da'Monte Williams 11 23.3 4.7 3.6 1.3 1.0 0.4 0.8
Alan Griffin 9 9.6 4.3 1.9 0.6 0.3 0.3 1.7
Samba Kane 5 8.8 3.4 1.0 0.0 0.2 0.8 0.8
Tevian Jones 6 8.8 3.2 1.7 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2
Adonis De La Rosa 8 8.0 2.8 2.4 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.9
Samson Oladimeji 4 2.5 0.5 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2
Tyler Underwood 7 5.3 0.4 0.6 0.3 0.6 0.0 0.0
Zach Griffith 2 3.0 0.0 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0
Drew Cayce 4 2.5 0.0 0.5 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.5

2018-2019 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)
Jamall Walker Assistant Coach 2012-2013 N/A
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)
Josh Whitman Athletic Director 2015-2016 Athletic Director (Washington (Mo.), 2014 to 2015)
Joey Biggs Director of Basketball Operations 2017-2018 N/A
Paul Kowalczyk Associate Athletic Director 2015-2016 N/A
Susan Young Associate Athletic Director 2017-2018 N/A
Patrick Schulte Video Coordinator 2017-2018 Video Coordinator (Oklahoma State, 2016 to 2017)
Randy Ballard Director of Sports Medicine 2017-2018 N/A
Paul Schmidt Athletic Trainer 2017-2018 Director of Sports Medicine (Illinois, 2012 to 2016)