2018-2019 UAB Blazers

2018-2019 UAB Blazers Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
34 Chukwuebuka Akabueze Fr C 6-8 260 - Lagos Nigeria Prominence Academy
25 Wil Bathurst Sr GF 6-3 188 - Olean (NY) United States Olean High School
2 Jeremiah Bell Sr G 6-1 180 Oct 5, 1996 Louisville (KY) United States Boyle County High School
32 Nolan Bertain So SF 6-4 188 Sep 7, 1998 Beaverton (OR) United States West Linn High School
1 Zack Bryant So PG 6-2 183 Nov 24, 1997 Hastings (FL) United States Providence School
12 Will Butler Jr F 6-8 255 Dec 23, 1996 Troy (NY) United States Redemption Christian Academy
5 Makhtar Gueye So C 6-10 200 Jan 7, 1997 Rufisque Senegal Lake Forest High School
10 Luis Hurtado Fr SG 6-6 210 Jan 3, 1998 Weston (FL) United States Sagemont School
3 Tavin Lovan Fr SG 6-4 196 Jun 24, 1999 Franklin (KY) United States Hargrave Military Academy
4 Anderson McCoy Jr G 5-11 171 Sep 2, 1996 Indianapolis (IN) United States Center Grove High School
11 Tamell Peason Fr C 6-10 212 Oct 10, 1999 Chicago (IL) United States Morgan Park High School
21 Jalen Perry Sr GF 6-3 197 Oct 11, 1996 Louisville (KY) United States Ballard High School
0 Tyreek Scott-Grayson So G 6-5 170 Sep 4, 1998 Brick (NJ) United States Suffield Academy
15 Joshua Sippial Fr G 6-0 165 Mar 16, 1999 Montgomery (AL) United States Loveless Senior High School
23 Lewis Sullivan Sr F 6-7 231 May 29, 1995 Hazel Green (AL) United States Hazel Green High School

2018-2019 UAB Blazers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters A. McCoy J. Bell Z. Bryant L. Sullivan M. Gueye
Rotation   J. Perry      
Rotation   T. Lovan      
Rotation   T. Scott-Grayson      
Lim PT   W. Bathurst N. Bertain   T. Peason
Lim PT   L. Hurtado     W. Butler
Lim PT   J. Sippial      

2018-2019 UAB Blazers Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Zack Bryant 27 33.7 14.6 3.5 4.1 1.9 0.4 2.4
Lewis Sullivan 28 26.4 11.5 6.8 1.1 0.9 0.4 1.0
Jalen Perry 28 30.3 10.8 3.9 1.4 1.0 0.0 1.3
Jeremiah Bell 28 26.6 8.2 2.6 2.0 0.5 0.1 1.4
Makhtar Gueye 28 26.4 8.1 6.5 0.9 0.5 0.6 1.5
Tavin Lovan 26 20.2 7.8 4.0 0.8 0.9 0.2 1.3
Will Butler 17 22.0 6.6 5.7 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.9
Tyreek Scott-Grayson 27 16.3 5.0 2.3 1.1 0.5 0.3 1.4
Anderson McCoy 15 5.5 1.0 0.4 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.3
Nolan Bertain 7 3.0 0.9 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0
Tamell Peason 25 6.9 0.8 1.0 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.5
Luis Hurtado 6 2.8 0.7 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.5
Wil Bathurst 9 4.1 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2
Joshua Sippial 2 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

2018-2019 UAB Blazers Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Robert Ehsan Head Coach 2016-2017 Associate Head Coach (UAB, 2015 to 2016)
Turner Battle Associate Head Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (UAB, 2014 to 2016)
Dannton Jackson Associate Head Coach 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (UAB, 2016 to 2018)
Kevin Devitt Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Wright State, 2015 to 2016)
Mark Ingram Athletic Director 2015-2016 N/A
Nick Michael Director of Athletic Performance 2017-2018 Assistant Athletic Director for Sports Performancce (Missouri, 2016 to 2017)
Scott Sharp Director of Basketball Administration 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (College of Idaho, 2014 to 2018)
D.J. Black Director of Basketball Operations 2018-2019 Assistant to the Head Coach (UAB, 2015 to 2018)
Ted Feeley Associate Athletic Director of Communications 2016-2017 Director of Media Relations (Pittsburgh, 2012 to 2016)
Bryan Koch Director of Sports Medicine 2017-2018 Assistant Athletic Trainer (UAB, 2003 to 2017)