2017-2018 Wright State Raiders

2017-2018 Wright State Raiders Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
13 Grant Benzinger Sr G 6-3 190 Mar 1, 1996 Cincinnati (OH) United States Moeller High School
33 Ryan Custer So PF 6-7 235 - Cincinnati (OH) United States Elder High School
22 Parker Ernsthausen Jr F 6-11 235 May 21, 1996 Bowling Green (OH) United States St. John's Jesuit High School and Academy
31 Cole Gentry So PG 5-10 180 Apr 25, 1997 St. Charles (IL) United States St. Charles East High School
10 Adam Giles Jr G 6-3 195 Aug 3, 1996 Miamisburg (OH) United States Miamisburg High School
0 Jaylon Hall Fr G 6-5 190 - Louisville (KY) United States Doss High School
3 Mark Hughes Jr PG 6-4 205 - Youngstown (OH) United States Ursuline High School
11 Loudon Love Fr PF 6-9 280 Apr 21, 1998 Geneva (IL) United States Geneva High School
15 James Manns RS-Fr SF 6-7 210 - Columbus (OH) United States Walnut Ridge High School
1 Justin Mitchell Sr G 6-4 190 Jun 8, 1995 Fort Wayne (IN) United States Fort Wayne High School
5 Tyler Mitchell RS-Fr G 6-0 180 - Kings Mills (OH) United States Kings High School
21 Trey Stacey Sr G 6-4 200 Mar 2, 1996 Cincinnati (OH) United States Moeller High School
4 Alan Vest Jr SG 6-3 185 Nov 13, 1996 Dayton (OH) United States Chaminade-Julienne High School
12 Tye Wilburn Jr G 6-0 183 Sep 10, 1995 Schererville (IN) United States Lake Central High School
2 Everett Winchester Fr SG 6-7 215 Dec 10, 1997 Baltimore (MD) United States The Gilman School

Wright State Transfers Sitting Out 2017-2018

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality Transferred From
- Billy Wampler Jr SG 6-6 220 - Eau Claire (WI) United States Drake

Recent Wright State Raiders History

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

2017-2018 Wright State Raiders Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Grant Benzinger NABC All-District (12) First Team
Grant Benzinger Horizon All-League First Team
Loudon Love Horizon All-League Second Team
Grant Benzinger Horizon League Tournament MVP
Grant Benzinger Horizon League All-Tournament Team
Loudon Love Horizon League All-Tournament Team
Mark Hughes Horizon League All-Defensive Team
Loudon Love Horizon League Freshman of the Year
Loudon Love Horizon League All-Freshman Team
Grant Benzinger Horizon League Player of the Week (Jan 15, 2018)
Loudon Love Horizon League Freshman of the Week (Jan 8, 2018)
Loudon Love Horizon League Freshman of the Week (Feb 12, 2018)
Loudon Love Horizon League Freshman of the Week (Dec 26, 2017)
Loudon Love Horizon League Freshman of the Week (Jan 29, 2018)
Loudon Love Horizon League Freshman of the Week (Jan 22, 2018)
Loudon Love Horizon League Freshman of the Week (Feb 19, 2018)

2017-2018 Wright State Raiders Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters C. Gentry G. Benzinger M. Hughes L. Love P. Ernsthausen
Rotation   J. Hall      
Rotation   E. Winchester      
Lim PT T. Wilburn A. Giles J. Mitchell R. Custer  
Lim PT   T. Stacey      
Lim PT   A. Vest      

2017-2018 Wright State Raiders Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Tyler Mitchell 1 30.0 15.0 6.0 5.0 4.0 0.0 3.0
Grant Benzinger 35 34.8 14.3 5.4 1.2 0.7 0.2 1.1
Loudon Love 35 27.8 12.9 9.7 1.1 0.8 1.0 2.4
Justin Mitchell 16 27.7 11.1 7.1 3.1 1.9 0.3 3.7
Mark Hughes 35 31.5 9.6 3.1 3.0 1.2 0.3 1.6
Cole Gentry 25 30.8 9.1 2.8 2.6 1.4 0.0 1.4
Jaylon Hall 33 23.2 9.1 2.5 1.4 0.5 0.1 1.8
Everett Winchester 33 21.2 8.0 3.8 1.1 0.4 0.3 1.7
Parker Ernsthausen 35 22.7 5.3 2.6 1.6 0.5 0.3 1.2
Tye Wilburn 20 8.9 2.0 1.9 0.8 0.9 0.0 0.6
Alan Vest 14 5.0 0.8 1.0 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.3
Trey Stacey 9 2.2 0.2 0.4 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.1
Adam Giles 7 2.4 0.1 0.4 0.1 0.3 0.0 0.1

2017-2018 Wright State Raiders Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Scott Nagy Head Coach 2016-2017 Head Coach (South Dakota State, 1995 to 2016)
Brian Cooley Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (South Dakota State, 2009 to 2016)
Clint Sargent Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Director of Basketball Operations (South Dakota State, 2013 to 2016)
Sharif Chambliss Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Milwaukee, 2012 to 2016)
Bob Grant Athletic Director 2014-2015 N/A
Nick Goff Director of Basketball Operations 2016-2017 Player Development Coach (South Dakota State, 2015 to 2016)
Jason Franklin Head Athletic Trainer 2007-2008 N/A