2015-2016 Rice Owls

2015-2016 Rice Owls Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
31 Harrison Brown Fr GF 6-4 190 Nov 19, 1996 Austin (TX) United States McCallum High School
0 Connor Cashaw Fr SG 6-5 200 Oct 29, 1996 Lincolnshire (IL) United States Stevenson High School
54 Andrew Drone Jr C 6-10 260 - Junction (IL) United States Gallatin High School
2 Marcus Evans Fr PG 6-2 190 Jun 17, 1996 Virginia Beach (VA) United States Cape Henry Collegiate School
1 Max Guercy Sr G 5-9 170 Jul 29, 1994 Arleta (CA) United States Bishop Alemany High School
22 Marcus Jackson RS-Jr G 6-4 185 Sep 22, 1994 Mill City (OR) United States Pacific Hills High School
4 Egor Koulechov So SF 6-5 205 Nov 5, 1994 Volgograd Russia / Israel Sagemont School
12 Marquez Letcher-Ellis Fr SF 6-7 205 Jun 14, 1997 Houston (TX) United States Montverde Academy
21 Chad Lott RS-Fr SG 6-2 189 Oct 2, 1996 Shreveport (LA) United States C.E. Byrd High School
15 Bishop Mency So G 6-5 215 - Chino Hills (CA) United States Chino Hills High School
45 Nate Pollard So C 7-1 240 - Bountiful (UT) United States Impact Basketball Academy
32 Amir Smith Fr SF 6-6 220 Sep 16, 1997 Missouri City (TX) United States Ridge Point High School
30 Oliver Xu So G 6-2 170 Dec 19, 1996 Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong International School

Recent Rice Owls History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2018-2019 13-19 (8-10) 9th (C-USA) 1st Rnd N/A
2017-2018 7-24 (4-14) 13th (C-USA) N/A N/A
2016-2017 23-12 (11-7) 5th (C-USA) 2nd Rnd CBI 2nd Rnd
2015-2016 12-20 (7-11) 9th (C-USA) 2nd Rnd N/A
2014-2015 12-20 (8-10) 7th (C-USA) 2nd Rnd N/A
2013-2014 7-23 (2-14) 16th (C-USA) 1st Rnd N/A
2012-2013 5-26 (1-15) 12th (C-USA) 1st Rnd N/A
2011-2012 19-16 (8-8) 7th (C-USA) 1st Rnd CIT 3rd Rnd
2010-2011 14-18 (5-11) 10th (C-USA) 2nd Rnd N/A
2009-2010 8-23 (1-15) 12th (C-USA) 1st Rnd N/A
2008-2009 10-22 (4-12) 10th (C-USA) 2nd Rnd N/A
2007-2008 3-27 12th (C-USA) 1st Rnd N/A
2006-2007 16-16 (8-8) 7th (C-USA) 3rd Rnd N/A
2005-2006 12-16 (6-8) 6th (C-USA) 1st Rnd N/A
2004-2005 19-12 (12-6) 3rd (WAC) 3rd Rnd NIT 1st Rnd
2003-2004 22-11 (12-6) 3rd (WAC) 3rd Rnd NIT 1st Rnd
2002-2003 19-10 (11-7) 3rd (WAC) 2nd Rnd N/A

2015-2016 Rice Owls Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Marcus Evans C-USA All-Conference First Team
Marcus Evans C-USA All-Defensive Team
Marcus Evans C-USA Freshman of the Year
Marcus Evans C-USA All-Freshman Team

2015-2016 Rice Owls Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters M. Guercy M. Evans C. Cashaw E. Koulechov A. Drone
Rotation   B. Mency M. Letcher-Ellis    
Lim PT O. Xu H. Brown A. Smith   N. Pollard

2015-2016 Rice Owls Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Marcus Evans 32 33.5 21.5 4.0 2.8 2.2 0.2 3.1
Egor Koulechov 32 34.4 16.8 7.0 1.3 0.9 0.2 1.4
Marquez Letcher-Ellis 32 21.6 10.2 5.0 0.7 0.8 1.1 1.9
Connor Cashaw 32 29.9 8.4 4.3 1.2 0.9 0.1 1.3
Andrew Drone 32 19.5 7.4 4.1 0.5 0.2 0.7 1.1
Max Guercy 32 33.6 7.1 2.8 5.7 0.9 0.0 2.8
Bishop Mency 32 23.2 3.5 2.6 0.8 0.4 0.3 0.8
Amir Smith 24 4.9 1.0 0.8 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.2
Oliver Xu 11 2.6 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.5
Harrison Brown 6 0.8 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Nate Pollard 3 4.3 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.3

2015-2016 Rice Owls Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Mike Rhoades Head Coach 2014-2015 Associate Head Coach (VCU, 2009 to 2014)
Carlin Hartman Associate Head Coach 2014-2015 N/A
Scott Pera Associate Head Coach 2014-2015 N/A
J.D. Byers Assistant Coach 2014-2015 N/A
Adam Gierlach Video Coordinator - N/A
Joe Karlgaard Athletic Director 2013-2014 N/A
Charles Cochrum Associate Director of Sports Information 2012-2013 N/A
Austin Ramljak Graduate Manager 2015-2016 N/A
Van Green Graduate Manager 2015-2016 N/A
Dean Miller Head Athletic Trainer 2014-2015 N/A
Kevin Yoxall Head Strength and Conditioning Coach 2014-2015 N/A
Nick Michael Strength and Conditioning Coach 2014-2015 N/A
Scott McGonagle Director of Sports Medicine 2013-2014 N/A