2019-2020 UC Irvine Anteaters

2019-2020 UC Irvine Anteaters Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
15 Jeron Artest Fr G 6-3 170 - Scottsdale (AZ) United States Hillcrest Academy
0 J.C. Butler So F 6-5 200 - Racine (WI) United States The Prairie School
1 Devin Cole Fr G 5-11 170 - Ventura (CA) United States Buena High School
11 John Edgar Sr F 6-5 215 Dec 15, 1997 Chino Hills (CA) United States Ayala High School
55 Brad Greene Jr C 6-10 280 May 20, 1998 Lone Pine (CA) United States Lone Pine High School
2 Justin Hohn Fr G 6-1 175 - Sioux Falls (SD) United States Tea Area High School
13 Austin Johnson Fr FC 6-9 215 - Marietta (GA) United States Link Year Prep
31 Dean Keeler Fr C 6-10 195 - Nigata United States Marina High School
4 Aiden Krause Fr G 6-4 198 Oct 25, 2000 Brisbane Australia The Centre of Excellence
5 Isaiah Lee Fr G 6-2 190 Apr 10, 2000 Sydney Australia Australian Centre of Excellence
14 Evan Leonard Sr PG 6-1 185 - Cerritos (CA) United States Cerritos High School
42 Tommy Rutherford Sr C 6-8 240 Jan 9, 1997 San Diego (CA) United States Grossmont High School
25 Emmanuel Tshimanga Fr PF 6-11 275 - Scottsdale (AZ) United States Bella Vista College Prep
10 Ofure Ujadughele Fr SG 6-3 195 - Long Beach (CA) United States Chino Hills High School
40 Collin Welp So PF 6-9 215 - Seattle (WA) United States Seattle Preparatory School
24 Eyassu Worku Sr PG 6-2 175 Oct 18, 1998 Los Alamitos (CA) United States / Ethiopia Los Alamitos High School

Recent UC Irvine Anteaters History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2019-2020 21-11 (13-3) 1st (Big West) 1st Rnd N/A
2018-2019 31-6 (15-1) 1st (Big West) Champion NCAA 2nd Rnd
2017-2018 18-17 (11-5) 2nd (Big West) Runner Up N/A
2016-2017 21-15 (12-4) 1st (Big West) Runner Up NIT 1st Rnd
2015-2016 28-10 (13-3) 1st (Big West) 2nd Rnd CIT Runner Up
2014-2015 21-13 (11-5) 2nd (Big West) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2013-2014 23-12 (13-3) 1st (Big West) 2nd Rnd NIT 1st Rnd
2012-2013 21-16 (11-7) 4th (Big West) Runner Up CIT 2nd Rnd
2011-2012 12-20 (6-10) 6th (Big West) 2nd Rnd N/A
2010-2011 13-19 (6-10) 7th (Big West) 1st Rnd N/A
2009-2010 14-18 (6-10) 7th (Big West) 1st Rnd N/A
2008-2009 12-19 (8-8) 4th (Big West) 1st Rnd N/A
2007-2008 18-16 (9-7) 5th (Big West) Runner Up N/A
2006-2007 15-18 (6-8) 5th (Big West) 3rd Rnd N/A
2005-2006 16-13 (10-4) 2nd (Big West) 3rd Rnd N/A
2004-2005 16-13 (8-10) 5th (Big West) 2nd Rnd N/A
2003-2004 11-17 (6-12) 8th (Big West) N/A N/A
2002-2003 20-9 (13-5) 2nd (Big West) 2nd Rnd N/A

2019-2020 UC Irvine Anteaters Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Evan Leonard All-Big West First Team
Collin Welp All-Big West First Team
Eyassu Worku All-Big West Second Team
Brad Greene All-Big West Honorable Mention
Tommy Rutherford All-Big West Honorable Mention
Collin Welp Big West Best Sixth Man
Tommy Rutherford Big West Best Hustle Award
Brad Greene Big West Player of the Week (Jan 13, 2020)

2019-2020 UC Irvine Anteaters Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters E. Worku E. Leonard J. Edgar T. Rutherford B. Greene
Rotation I. Lee J. Artest   C. Welp A. Johnson
Lim PT D. Cole O. Ujadughele A. Krause   D. Keeler
Lim PT   J. Hohn J. Butler    

2019-2020 UC Irvine Anteaters Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Collin Welp 32 23.4 13.0 5.9 1.8 0.8 0.4 1.4
Evan Leonard 27 28.1 12.4 3.4 2.2 1.3 0.3 2.0
Eyassu Worku 32 28.8 12.3 2.6 4.0 1.1 0.2 1.8
Tommy Rutherford 32 20.0 10.1 4.3 0.8 0.3 0.4 1.3
Brad Greene 32 21.3 9.0 7.7 0.8 0.5 1.4 1.1
John Edgar 30 23.8 6.1 4.1 1.7 0.7 0.0 1.7
Austin Johnson 32 12.6 4.2 3.3 0.2 0.1 0.9 1.1
Isaiah Lee 32 18.4 3.3 1.9 2.2 0.6 0.1 1.8
Aiden Krause 20 16.4 3.1 3.2 0.8 0.8 0.1 0.9
Jeron Artest 32 14.0 2.8 1.2 0.8 0.6 0.0 0.7
Dean Keeler 14 3.2 1.0 1.4 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.3
Devin Cole 21 5.4 1.0 0.4 0.5 0.3 0.0 0.5
Justin Hohn 1 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

2019-2020 UC Irvine Anteaters Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Russell Turner Head Coach 2010-2011 Assistant Coach (Golden State Warriors, 2004 to 2010)
Ryan Badrtalei Assistant Coach 2009-2010 Director of Basketball Operations (UC Irvine, 2007 to 2009)
Blaine Taylor Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Head Coach (Old Dominion, 2001 to 2013)
Michael Wilder Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Director of Administration (UC Irvine, 2014 to 2016)
Alex Young Video Coordinator 2019-2020 N/A
Paula Smith Athletic Director 2018-2019 N/A
Pat Flesher Director of Basketball Operations 2016-2017 Director of Basketball Operations (UNC Greensboro, 2014 to 2016)
Stacey Shackleford Assistant Athletic Director 2014-2015 N/A
Mike Nagler Head Strength and Conditioning Coach 2015-2016 N/A