2021-2022 Western Kentucky Hilltoppers

2021-2022 Western Kentucky Hilltoppers Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
4 Josh Anderson Sr SF 6-6 190 Nov 15, 1997 Baton Rouge (LA) United States Madison Prep Academy
13 Sherman Brashear So SF 6-5 180 - Rockwall (TX) United States Rockwall High School
1 Jaylen Butz Sr F 6-9 230 Jan 3, 1999 Fort Wayne (IN) United States North Side High School
32 Bailey Conrad So F 6-7 230 - New Albany (IN) United States Christian Academy of Indiana
50 Isaiah Cozart Jr PF 6-7 240 - Richmond (VA) United States Madison Central High School
14 Luke Frampton Sr SG 6-5 205 Aug 1, 1998 Poca (WV) United States Poca High School
3 Jairus Hamilton Sr SF 6-8 230 Jan 11, 2000 Concord (NC) United States Cannon School
12 Jackson Harlan So PG 6-4 195 - Albany (KY) United States Clinton County High School
15 Zion Harmon RS-Fr PG 6-0 165 Mar 12, 2002 Washington (DC) United States Marshall County High School
10 Elijah Hughey RS-Fr F 6-4 200 - Dallas (TX) United States Lancaster High School
25 Camron Justice Sr SG 6-3 185 Feb 13, 1997 Pikeville (KY) United States Knott County Central High School
20 Dayvion McKnight So PG 6-1 195 Jul 2, 2002 Shelbyville (KY) United States Martha Layne Collins High School
0 Darrius Miles So C 6-10 295 - Dallas (TX) United States Waxahachie High School
12 Tyler Olden Fr G 5-11 210 - Phoenix (AZ) United States Hillcrest Prep
33 Jamarion Sharp Jr C 7-5 235 Aug 26, 2001 Hopkinsville (KY) United States Hopkinsville High School
5 Noah Stansbury Fr G 6-0 170 - Bowling Green (KY) United States Greenwood High School
2 Keith Williams Sr G 6-5 215 Jul 25, 1998 Brooklyn (NY) United States Bishop Loughlin Memorial High School

Recent Western Kentucky Hilltoppers History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2022-2023 11-11 (3-8) 10th (C-USA) N/A N/A
2021-2022 19-13 (11-7) 5th (C-USA) 3rd Rnd N/A
2020-2021 21-8 (11-3) 3rd (C-USA) Runner Up NIT 2nd Rnd
2019-2020 21-10 (13-5) 2nd (C-USA) 2nd Rnd N/A
2018-2019 20-14 (11-7) 2nd (C-USA) Runner Up N/A
2017-2018 27-11 (14-4) 3rd (C-USA) Runner Up NIT 3rd Rnd
2016-2017 15-17 (9-9) 7th (C-USA) 1st Rnd N/A
2015-2016 18-16 (8-10) 8th (C-USA) 4th Rnd N/A
2014-2015 20-12 (12-6) 4th (C-USA) 2nd Rnd N/A
2013-2014 20-12 (12-6) 2nd (Sun Belt) 3rd Rnd N/A
2012-2013 20-16 (10-10) 6th (Sun Belt) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2011-2012 16-19 (7-9) 7th (Sun Belt) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2010-2011 16-16 (8-8) 6th (Sun Belt) 3rd Rnd N/A
2009-2010 21-13 (12-6) 4th (Sun Belt) 3rd Rnd N/A
2008-2009 25-9 (15-3) 1st (Sun Belt) Champion NCAA 2nd Rnd
2007-2008 29-7 (16-2) 1st (Sun Belt) Champion NCAA 3rd Rnd
2006-2007 22-11 (12-6) 2nd (Sun Belt) 3rd Rnd N/A
2005-2006 23-8 (12-2) 1st (Sun Belt) Runner Up NIT 2nd Rnd
2004-2005 22-9 (9-5) 4th (Sun Belt) 3rd Rnd NIT 2nd Rnd
2003-2004 15-13 (8-6) 4th (Sun Belt) 1st Rnd N/A
2002-2003 24-9 (12-2) 1st (Sun Belt) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd

2021-2022 Western Kentucky Hilltoppers Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Dayvion McKnight NABC All-District (11) First Team
Dayvion McKnight C-USA All-Conference First Team
Jamarion Sharp C-USA Defensive Player of the Year
Jamarion Sharp C-USA All-Defensive Team
Camron Justice C-USA Player of the Week (Dec 20, 2021)
Dayvion McKnight C-USA Player of the Week (Nov 15, 2021)
Dayvion McKnight C-USA Player of the Week (Feb 21, 2022)
Jamarion Sharp C-USA Player of the Week (Mar 7, 2022)

2021-2022 Western Kentucky Hilltoppers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters D. McKnight C. Justice L. Frampton J. Anderson J. Sharp
Rotation     S. Brashear J. Hamilton  
Lim PT N. Stansbury K. Williams B. Conrad I. Cozart J. Butz
Lim PT T. Olden       D. Miles
Lim PT J. Harlan        

2021-2022 Western Kentucky Hilltoppers Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Dayvion McKnight 32 35.7 16.2 5.5 5.5 1.9 0.0 3.3
Camron Justice 30 32.6 14.7 3.4 3.2 1.6 0.1 2.4
Jairus Hamilton 29 30.2 12.7 5.4 1.7 0.7 0.2 2.0
Josh Anderson 29 29.9 12.4 4.5 1.7 2.4 0.4 1.3
Luke Frampton 31 31.9 8.8 3.2 1.5 1.0 0.2 1.1
Jamarion Sharp 32 27.9 8.2 7.6 0.3 0.8 4.6 1.1
Darrius Miles 1 10.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Jaylen Butz 18 10.8 3.9 2.3 0.2 0.5 0.3 0.9
Sherman Brashear 23 10.0 3.7 1.5 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.3
Isaiah Cozart 18 5.9 1.3 1.5 0.0 0.1 0.6 0.1
Tyler Olden 6 1.7 1.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Bailey Conrad 9 2.8 0.3 0.4 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1
Noah Stansbury 14 5.4 0.0 0.8 0.6 0.1 0.0 0.4

2021-2022 Western Kentucky Hilltoppers Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Rick Stansbury Head Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Texas A&M, 2014 to 2016)
Phil Cunningham Associate Head Coach 2019-2020 Head Coach (Troy, 2013 to 2019)
Hennssy Auriantal Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (Jackson State, 2013 to 2015)
Marcus Grant Assistant Coach 2019-2020 Associate Head Coach (Troy, 2015 to 2019)
Todd Stewart Athletic Director 2012-2013 N/A
Duane Hall Director of Strength and Conditioning 2020-2021 N/A
Paul Just Director of Sports Information 2012-2013 N/A
Talvis Franklin Director of Basketball Operations 2016-2017 Video Coordinator (Troy, 2015 to 2016)
Zach Greenwell Associate Athletic Director of Communications 2020-2021 Associate Director of Communications (Western Kentucky, 2016 to 2020)
Martin Cross Associate Director of Basketball Operations 2016-2017 Video Coordinator (Western Kentucky, 2015 to 2016)
Mike Gaddie Head Athletic Trainer 2017-2018 N/A