2015-2016 UC Riverside Highlanders

2015-2016 UC Riverside Highlanders Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
15 Brady Anderson So F 6-9 200 - Sacramento (CA) United States Jesuit High School
1 Jaylen Bland Sr G 6-3 205 Mar 29, 1993 Reseda (CA) United States Cleveland High School
12 Robert Boezeman So C 6-7 220 Jan 30, 1996 Dordrecht Netherlands Canarias Basketball Academy
32 Menno Dijkstra Fr C 7-0 230 Jan 11, 1997 Standdaarbuiten Netherlands Canarias Basketball Academy
24 Koh Flippin Fr G 6-2 165 May 20, 1996 Torrance (CA) United States North High School
31 Primitivo Gomez Jr F 6-5 210 - El Monte (CA) United States Arroyo High School
5 Taylor Johns Sr F 6-7 220 Apr 13, 1994 San Francisco (CA) United States Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory
20 Secean Johnson Jr F 6-5 215 - Philadelphia (PA) United States Penn Wood High School
10 Steven Jones Sr G 6-0 175 - Los Angeles (CA) United States William Howard Taft High School
21 Alexander Larsson So F 6-10 260 Aug 14, 1995 Tveta Sweden N/A
13 Eric Rwahwire Fr F 6-5 210 - Toronto Canada Saddleback Valley Christian High School
11 D.J. Sylvester RS-Fr G 6-3 185 - Victorville (CA) United States Silverado High School
22 Malik Thames Jr PG 6-2 165 - Elk Grove (CA) United States Pleasant Grove High School
0 Gentrey Thomas Jr G 6-3 200 May 29, 1993 Halifax Canada Orangeville Prep

UC Riverside Transfers Sitting Out 2015-2016

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality Transferred From
- Chance Murray Jr G 6-3 195 Nov 21, 1995 Los Angeles (CA) United States Arizona State
- Brandon Rosser Jr PF 6-7 215 - Temecula (CA) United States Central Arizona College

Recent UC Riverside Highlanders History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2019-2020 15-14 (5-8) 8th (Big West) N/A N/A
2018-2019 10-23 (4-12) 8th (Big West) 1st Rnd N/A
2017-2018 9-22 (4-12) 7th (Big West) 1st Rnd N/A
2016-2017 8-21 (5-11) 8th (Big West) 1st Rnd N/A
2015-2016 14-19 (5-11) 6th (Big West) 1st Rnd N/A
2014-2015 14-17 (7-9) 6th (Big West) 1st Rnd N/A
2013-2014 10-21 (5-11) 8th (Big West) 1st Rnd N/A
2012-2013 6-25 (3-15) 10th (Big West) N/A N/A
2011-2012 14-17 (7-9) 5th (Big West) 1st Rnd N/A
2010-2011 12-19 (6-10) 7th (Big West) 2nd Rnd N/A
2009-2010 12-17 (5-11) 9th (Big West) N/A N/A
2008-2009 17-13 (8-8) 4th (Big West) 1st Rnd N/A
2007-2008 9-21 (4-12) 7th (Big West) 2nd Rnd N/A
2006-2007 7-24 (1-13) 8th (Big West) 1st Rnd N/A
2005-2006 5-23 (3-11) 8th (Big West) 1st Rnd N/A
2004-2005 9-19 (4-14) 9th (Big West) N/A N/A
2003-2004 11-17 (7-11) 5th (Big West) 2nd Rnd N/A
2002-2003 6-18 (5-13) 9th (Big West) N/A N/A

2015-2016 UC Riverside Highlanders Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Jaylen Bland All-Big West Second Team
Secean Johnson All-Big West Honorable Mention

2015-2016 UC Riverside Highlanders Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters M. Thames J. Bland S. Johnson T. Johns A. Larsson
Rotation S. Jones G. Thomas     M. Dijkstra
Rotation D. Sylvester       R. Boezeman
Lim PT K. Flippin   P. Gomez    
Lim PT     E. Rwahwire    

2015-2016 UC Riverside Highlanders Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Jaylen Bland 33 33.9 16.0 3.8 1.8 1.4 0.2 2.2
Taylor Johns 22 30.6 15.6 7.5 2.1 0.7 1.5 3.2
Secean Johnson 33 28.5 12.1 5.8 2.0 0.9 0.2 2.5
Gentrey Thomas 29 22.3 7.1 3.9 1.6 0.6 0.1 1.7
Malik Thames 31 26.3 6.9 2.5 2.9 0.8 0.2 1.1
Alexander Larsson 33 20.5 4.9 4.0 0.3 0.1 0.6 1.1
Menno Dijkstra 33 14.2 4.4 3.1 0.4 0.2 0.5 0.5
D.J. Sylvester 22 10.4 3.6 1.1 0.9 0.2 0.1 0.5
Robert Boezeman 28 12.1 3.1 2.0 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.6
Steven Jones 31 16.4 2.6 1.6 1.4 0.4 0.0 0.6
Primitivo Gomez 12 8.4 2.2 1.7 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.8
Koh Flippin 4 3.5 2.0 0.2 0.5 1.0 0.0 0.8
Eric Rwahwire 10 7.1 1.9 1.0 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.6

2015-2016 UC Riverside Highlanders Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Dennis Cutts Head Coach 2014-2015 Head Coach (UC Riverside, 2013 to 2014)
Justin Bell Assistant Coach 2012-2013 N/A
Keith Wilkinson Assistant Coach 2013-2014 Director of Basketball Operations (UTEP, 2009 to 2013)
Brett Lauer Assistant Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Concordia (CA), 2011 to 2015)
Austin Quick Special Assistant to the Head Coach 2015-2016 N/A
Tamica Smith Jones Athletic Director 2015-2016 N/A
Gary Heron Director of Strength and Conditioning 2014-2015 N/A
Terence Morales Director of Basketball Operations 2013-2014 Video Coordinator (UC Riverside, 2012 to 2013)
John Maxwell Associate Athletic Director of Communications 2012-2013 N/A
Nico Romero Assistant Director of Basketball Operations 2015-2016 Student Manager (UC Riverside, 2014 to 2015)