2019-2020 UAB Blazers

2019-2020 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
13 Jalen Benjamin Fr PG 5-10 140 - Raleigh (NC) United States Leesville High School
23 Jordan Brinson Fr G 6-2 175 - Los Angeles (CA) United States Westchester High School
1 Zack Bryant Jr PG 6-2 195 Nov 24, 1997 Hastings (FL) United States Providence School
12 Will Butler Sr F 6-8 245 Dec 23, 1996 Troy (NY) United States Redemption Christian Academy
21 Jon Coleman Fr PG 5-10 170 - Little Rock (AR) United States Pulaski Academy
32 Rashawn Fredericks Sr G 6-5 200 Nov 12, 1996 Tampa (FL) United States / U.S. Virgin Islands Chamberlain High School
5 Makhtar Gueye Jr C 6-10 210 Jan 7, 1997 Rufisque Senegal Lake Forest High School
10 Luis Hurtado So SG 6-6 210 Jan 3, 1998 Weston (FL) United States Sagemont School
3 Tavin Lovan So SG 6-4 196 Jun 24, 1999 Franklin (KY) United States Hargrave Military Academy
11 Kassim Nicholson Jr F 6-6 200 - Jackson (MS) United States Callaway High School
2 Tamell Peason So C 6-10 223 Oct 10, 1999 Chicago (IL) United States Morgan Park High School
25 Antonio Ralat Sr G 6-2 200 - San Juan (PR) Puerto Rico / United States ELEV|8 Sports Institute
0 Tyreek Scott-Grayson Jr G 6-5 177 Sep 4, 1998 Brick (NJ) United States Suffield Academy
15 Joshua Sippial So G 6-2 180 Mar 16, 1999 Montgomery (AL) United States Loveless Senior High School
4 Jahein Spencer Fr SF 6-4 220 - Baton Rouge (LA) United States Madison Prep Academy

2019-2020 UAB Blazers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Z. Bryant T. Lovan T. Scott-Grayson M. Gueye T. Peason
Rotation J. Benjamin   K. Nicholson    
Rotation     W. Butler    
Lim PT J. Coleman A. Ralat     C. Akabueze
Lim PT   J. Sippial      
Lim PT   R. Fredericks      
Lim PT   L. Hurtado      

2019-2020 UAB Blazers Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Tavin Lovan 2 26.5 18.5 4.5 1.0 3.0 0.0 2.0
Jalen Benjamin 2 28.5 18.0 4.5 1.5 1.0 0.0 3.5
Zack Bryant 2 26.5 11.5 3.0 2.5 1.0 0.5 2.5
Makhtar Gueye 2 26.5 7.5 7.0 1.5 0.0 1.0 1.5
Kassim Nicholson 2 18.5 7.0 5.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0
Tamell Peason 2 20.5 7.0 4.5 1.5 0.5 0.5 1.5
Will Butler 2 16.5 3.0 5.0 0.5 0.5 0.0 1.5
Tyreek Scott-Grayson 2 29.5 2.5 4.5 2.0 1.5 0.0 1.5
Chukwuebuka Akabueze 1 3.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Jon Coleman 1 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Antonio Ralat 1 9.0 0.0 2.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 1.0
Joshua Sippial 1 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

2019-2020 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)
Nick Michael Director of Athletic Performance 2017-2018 Assistant Athletic Director for Sports Performancce (Missouri, 2016 to 2017)
Mark Ingram Athletic Director 2015-2016 N/A
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)