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 Oct 20, 1994 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 Apr 14, 2000 White Plains (NY) United States Archbishop Stepinac High School
4 Zach Griffith So F 6-6 210 Feb 8, 1999 Fishers (IL) United States Fishers High School
22 Anthony Higgs Fr SF 6-8 215 Jun 15, 2000 Nottingham (MD) United States Perry Hall High School
5 Tevian Jones Fr PF 6-7 200 Jun 29, 2000 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 Nov 20, 1999 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 Jul 5, 1998 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 D. Williams A. Dosunmu A. Jordan G. Bezhanishvili
Rotation   A. Feliz K. Nichols T. Jones  
Lim PT T. Underwood A. Griffin Z. Griffith   A. De La Rosa
Lim PT D. Cayce S. Oladimeji     S. Kane

2018-2019 Illinois Fighting Illini Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Trent Frazier 24 30.1 14.7 2.5 2.8 1.5 0.0 2.2
Ayo Dosunmu 24 31.1 14.2 4.2 3.2 1.4 0.3 2.2
Giorgi Bezhanishvili 25 25.6 12.2 5.0 0.9 0.5 0.5 2.3
Aaron Jordan 25 26.6 8.2 4.7 1.5 1.0 0.4 0.8
Andres Feliz 25 21.2 7.4 2.4 2.0 1.1 0.0 1.5
Kipper Nichols 25 20.4 6.6 3.1 1.3 0.7 0.4 0.9
Da'Monte Williams 25 22.2 3.8 3.3 1.1 0.8 0.2 0.7
Tevian Jones 17 9.6 3.7 1.5 0.3 0.6 0.1 0.2
Alan Griffin 21 7.7 2.9 1.4 0.3 0.4 0.2 1.0
Adonis De La Rosa 19 8.6 2.9 1.7 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.8
Samba Kane 13 6.1 2.1 0.7 0.2 0.1 0.7 0.5
Drew Cayce 5 2.6 0.4 0.6 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.6
Samson Oladimeji 8 2.6 0.2 0.4 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1
Tyler Underwood 13 4.6 0.2 0.6 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.1
Zach Griffith 5 4.2 0.0 1.8 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.2

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)
Geoff Alexander Special Assistant to the Head Coach 2017-2018 Assistant Coach (Evansville, 2012 to 2017)
Josh Whitman Athletic Director 2015-2016 Athletic Director (Washington (Mo.), 2014 to 2015)
Patrick Schulte Video Coordinator 2017-2018 Video Coordinator (Oklahoma State, 2016 to 2017)
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
Grant Bale Graduate Manager 2017-2018 N/A
Randy Ballard Director of Sports Medicine 2017-2018 N/A
Paul Schmidt Athletic Trainer 2017-2018 Director of Sports Medicine (Illinois, 2012 to 2016)