2015-2016 Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders

2015-2016 Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
2 Perrin Buford Sr GF 6-6 220 Jan 25, 1994 Decatur (AL) United States Decatur High School
24 Qua Copeland So PG 6-1 178 Jan 13, 1995 Greenville (SC) United States Southside High School
15 Aldonis Foote Jr G 6-5 214 - Peoria (IL) United States Peoria Central High School
25 Karl Gamble Fr PF 6-9 215 Nov 26, 1996 Columbia (SC) United States A.C. Flora High School
4 Xavier Habersham Jr F 6-6 206 Jun 16, 1994 Dublin (GA) United States East Laurens High School
0 Darnell Harris Sr F 6-8 220 Feb 2, 1992 Milwaukee (WI) United States Alexander Hamilton High School
5 Jacob Ivory So G 5-9 165 Jul 10, 1996 Jackson (MS) United States Murrah High School
14 Chase Miller RS-Fr G 6-0 185 Dec 10, 1995 Dallas (TX) United States The June Shelton School
3 Joshua Phillips Jr F 6-8 230 Jun 14, 1995 Hendersonville (TN) United States Pope John Paul II High School
20 Giddy Potts So G 6-2 220 Aug 8, 1995 Athens (AL) United States Athens High School
10 Jaqawn Raymond Sr SG 6-4 200 Jun 7, 1993 Statesboro (GA) United States Statesboro High School
11 Edward Simpson, Jr. So G 6-2 195 - Ocean Springs (MS) United States St. Martin High School
31 Stephen Strachan RS-Jr G 6-2 198 May 10, 1994 Nassau Bahamas Potter's House Christian Academy
30 Reggie Upshaw, Jr. Jr F 6-7 222 Apr 7, 1995 Chattanooga (TN) United States Baylor School

Middle Tennessee State Transfers Sitting Out 2015-2016

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality Transferred From
- Jacorey Williams Sr PF 6-8 220 Jun 12, 1994 Birmingham (AL) United States Arkansas

Recent Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2019-2020 6-21 (2-12) 14th (C-USA) N/A N/A
2018-2019 11-21 (8-10) 9th (C-USA) 1st Rnd N/A
2017-2018 25-8 (16-2) 1st (C-USA) 2nd Rnd NIT 2nd Rnd
2016-2017 31-5 (17-1) 1st (C-USA) Champion NCAA 2nd Rnd
2015-2016 25-10 (13-5) 2nd (C-USA) Champion NCAA 2nd Rnd
2014-2015 19-17 (9-9) 6th (C-USA) Runner Up CIT 1st Rnd
2013-2014 24-9 (13-3) 1st (C-USA) 4th Rnd N/A
2012-2013 28-6 (19-1) 1st (Sun Belt) 3rd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2011-2012 27-7 (14-2) 1st (Sun Belt) 2nd Rnd NIT 3rd Rnd
2010-2011 16-16 (10-6) 4th (Sun Belt) 3rd Rnd N/A
2009-2010 19-14 (13-5) 1st (Sun Belt) 2nd Rnd CIT 1st Rnd
2008-2009 18-14 (10-8) 5th (Sun Belt) 2nd Rnd N/A
2007-2008 17-15 (11-7) 3rd (Sun Belt) Runner Up N/A
2006-2007 15-17 (8-10) 8th (Sun Belt) 3rd Rnd N/A
2005-2006 16-12 (8-6) 3rd (Sun Belt) 2nd Rnd N/A
2004-2005 19-12 (7-7) 5th (Sun Belt) 2nd Rnd N/A
2003-2004 17-12 (8-6) 4th (Sun Belt) 2nd Rnd N/A
2002-2003 16-14 (9-5) 3rd (Sun Belt) Runner Up N/A

2015-2016 Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Giddy Potts NABC All-District (11) Second Team
Reggie Upshaw, Jr. NABC All-District (11) Second Team
Giddy Potts C-USA All-Conference Third Team
Reggie Upshaw, Jr. C-USA All-Conference Third Team
Reggie Upshaw, Jr. C-USA Tournament MVP
Perrin Buford C-USA All-Tournament Team
Reggie Upshaw, Jr. C-USA All-Tournament Team
Perrin Buford Great Alaska Shootout All-Tournament Team
Giddy Potts Great Alaska Shootout All-Tournament Team
Reggie Upshaw, Jr. Great Alaska Shootout All-Tournament Team

2015-2016 Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters G. Potts J. Raymond P. Buford R. Upshaw, Jr. D. Harris
Rotation E. Simpson, Jr.   X. Habersham    
Rotation J. Ivory        
Rotation Q. Copeland        
Lim PT   A. Foote   J. Phillips  
Lim PT       K. Gamble  

2015-2016 Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Giddy Potts 28 29.0 14.9 5.4 1.3 1.1 0.4 1.1
Reggie Upshaw, Jr. 35 31.2 13.7 8.5 2.2 1.5 0.8 1.8
Perrin Buford 35 29.1 12.0 5.9 2.0 0.7 1.1 1.9
Darnell Harris 35 26.6 11.7 4.0 1.2 0.5 0.7 1.3
Jaqawn Raymond 35 23.7 5.3 2.1 1.8 1.0 0.1 1.3
Edward Simpson, Jr. 30 21.7 5.0 2.6 1.8 0.5 0.1 0.9
Qua Copeland 35 15.0 4.7 0.9 1.8 0.4 0.0 1.5
Jacob Ivory 16 16.1 3.8 1.6 1.8 0.7 0.1 1.0
Xavier Habersham 34 11.2 3.1 1.5 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.4
Aldonis Foote 29 8.7 2.9 2.1 0.4 0.4 0.0 0.5
Joshua Phillips 27 5.3 1.1 1.6 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.6
Karl Gamble 32 4.2 0.9 1.1 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.2

2015-2016 Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Froggy Davis Head Coach 2002-2003 N/A
Win Case Assistant Coach 2010-2011 N/A
Greg Grensing Assistant Coach 2012-2013 N/A
Ronnie Hamilton Assistant Coach 2014-2015 Assistant Coach (Houston, 2012 to 2014)
Chris Massaro Athletic Director 2005-2006 N/A
Mark Owens Associate Athletic Director of Communications 2001-2002 N/A
Zach Willis Head Strength and Conditioning Coach 2015-2016 N/A
Drew Shea Director of Sports Medicine 2007-2008 N/A
Chris Harris Assistant Athletic Trainer 2014-2015 N/A