2019-2020 Illinois-Chicago Flames

2019-2020 Illinois-Chicago Flames Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
20 Jamie Ahale Jr GF 6-5 200 Mar 6, 1999 Melbourne Australia Box Hill High School
13 Jordan Blount Sr SG 6-8 235 Jan 5, 1997 Geneva (OH) United States / Ireland SPIRE Sports Academy
25 Godwin Boahen Sr PG 5-11 180 Jul 5, 1997 Toronto Canada The Hill Academy
23 Braelen Bridges So F 6-10 230 Mar 9, 1999 McDonough (GA) United States Union Grove High School
2 Michael Diggins Jr F 6-8 190 Jan 11, 1998 Las Vegas (NV) United States Durango High School
10 Deon Ejim Fr F 6-7 240 Aug 18, 1999 Toronto Canada The RISE Centre Academy
4 Tarkus Ferguson Sr SG 6-4 190 - Belleville (IL) United States Althoff Catholic High School
22 Rob Howard, Jr. Sr F 6-8 230 Oct 19, 1997 Gary (IN) United States Michigan City High School
1 Marcus Ottey Sr SG 6-2 185 Mar 13, 1997 Toronto Canada St. Benedict's Prep School
0 Brian Taylor Fr F 6-6 185 Sep 4, 2001 Detroit (MI) United States Detroit Edison Public Academy
5 Sam Ward So G 6-3 185 Apr 22, 1999 Overland Park (KS) United States Blue Valley Northwest High School
35 Travell Washington So F 6-9 235 Mar 21, 1999 San Bernardino (CA) United States Lawrence Academy at Groton
3 Jacob Wiley Jr F 6-7 205 Sep 16, 1998 Houston (TX) United States Sam Houston High School

Recent Illinois-Chicago Flames History

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

2019-2020 Illinois-Chicago Flames Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Tarkus Ferguson Horizon All-League Second Team
Michael Diggins Horizon League All-Tournament Team
Tarkus Ferguson Horizon League All-Tournament Team
Marcus Ottey Horizon League All-Defensive Team

2019-2020 Illinois-Chicago Flames Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters M. Ottey T. Ferguson J. Blount M. Diggins B. Bridges
Rotation G. Boahen J. Ahale D. Ejim    
Rotation     B. Taylor    
Lim PT     J. Wiley T. Washington  
Lim PT     R. Howard, Jr.    

2019-2020 Illinois-Chicago Flames Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Tarkus Ferguson 32 35.8 14.5 5.9 4.8 1.2 1.1 3.4
Marcus Ottey 25 29.2 11.7 3.2 1.8 0.8 0.3 2.2
Godwin Boahen 35 29.1 10.2 4.1 2.6 1.2 0.1 2.3
Michael Diggins 35 28.1 9.3 5.0 1.5 0.7 1.0 1.6
Braelen Bridges 34 20.6 8.4 4.9 0.9 0.3 0.9 1.8
Jordan Blount 24 18.3 6.2 4.0 1.1 0.8 0.2 2.0
Jamie Ahale 35 20.3 5.3 2.7 0.9 0.5 0.3 0.9
Jacob Wiley 32 14.2 3.9 3.1 0.7 0.5 0.4 1.1
Brian Taylor 25 12.3 3.2 1.2 0.9 0.1 0.0 0.8
Deon Ejim 30 11.8 3.0 3.1 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.8
Travell Washington 22 7.9 2.7 1.1 0.2 0.0 0.1 0.5

2019-2020 Illinois-Chicago Flames Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Steve McClain Head Coach 2015-2016 Associate Head Coach (Indiana, 2010 to 2015)
Dee Brown Assistant Coach 2017-2018 Director of Player Development (Illinois, 2016 to 2017)
Tony Harvey Assistant Coach 2017-2018 N/A
Rod Clark Assistant Coach 2019-2020 N/A
Garrett Klassy Athletic Director 2017-2018 N/A
Phil Gaul Director of Basketball Operations 2017-2018 Volunteer Assistant Coach (Lewis, 2016 to 2017)
Mike Kelly Assistant Director of Basketball Operations 2019-2020 N/A
Gabe Derman Director of Player Development 2019-2020 N/A
Mike Gilmartin Head Athletic Trainer 1997-1998 N/A
Nick Zostautas Head Strength and Conditioning Coach 2010-2011 N/A