2018-2019 Fairfield Stags

2018-2019 Fairfield Stags Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
0 Neftali Alvarez Fr PG 6-2 165 - San Juan (PR) Puerto Rico / United States Miami Christian School
2 Taj Benning So G 6-3 185 - Fair Lawn (NJ) United States Bergen Catholic High School
24 Jesus Cruz So SG 6-5 210 Feb 12, 1998 San Juan (PR) Puerto Rico / United States Loomis Chaffee School
30 Omar El-Sheikh So F 6-7 195 - Cairo Egypt The Knox School
13 Jonathan Kasibabu Sr C 6-8 240 Apr 24, 1996 Kisangani Democratic Republic of the Congo Westtown School
5 Aidas Kavaliauskas Jr PG 6-1 175 Dec 29, 1995 Kaunas Lithuania SPIRE Sports Academy
1 Felix Lemetti Fr PG 6-2 175 Feb 10, 1999 Enskede Sweden N/A
15 Wassef Methnani So F 6-8 208 - Kairouan Tunisia The Knox School
14 Matija Milin Sr GF 6-9 215 Jan 3, 1995 Belgrade Serbia Sports Belgrade
10 Thomas Nolan Sr SG 6-3 195 - Fairfield (CT) United States Fairfield College Preparatory School
12 Kevin Senghore-Peterson So F 6-6 220 Apr 1, 1998 Tynnered Sweden Marks Gymnasieskola
25 Landon Taliaferro Jr SG 6-3 185 - Boulder (CO) United States Boulder High School
11 Calvin Whipple Fr G 6-4 185 - Leominster (MA) United States Northfield Mount Hermon School

2018-2019 Fairfield Stags Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters N. Alvarez L. Taliaferro T. Benning J. Cruz J. Kasibabu
Rotation A. Kavaliauskas F. Lemetti M. Milin W. Methnani  
Rotation   C. Whipple      
Lim PT   T. Nolan O. El-Sheikh    
Lim PT     K. Senghore-Peterson    

2018-2019 Fairfield Stags Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Landon Taliaferro 26 27.8 12.0 2.1 0.9 0.6 0.0 1.1
Neftali Alvarez 26 31.1 11.5 3.7 3.3 1.4 0.0 3.2
Jonathan Kasibabu 27 25.4 10.5 7.5 1.4 1.0 0.8 2.5
Jesus Cruz 27 27.3 10.3 4.6 1.5 0.8 0.1 1.7
Wassef Methnani 25 15.0 5.9 3.1 0.7 0.4 0.6 1.6
Felix Lemetti 24 20.0 5.2 1.1 0.9 0.4 0.0 0.6
Taj Benning 24 20.8 4.7 2.2 1.4 0.6 0.1 1.2
Matija Milin 22 11.5 4.0 2.8 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.5
Aidas Kavaliauskas 25 16.3 3.5 1.4 2.7 1.1 0.0 1.5
Calvin Whipple 22 14.8 3.5 1.8 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.3
Omar El-Sheikh 10 7.2 2.6 1.5 0.4 0.2 0.2 1.1
Kevin Senghore-Peterson 8 3.8 0.4 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2
Thomas Nolan 4 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.2

2018-2019 Fairfield Stags Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Sydney Johnson Head Coach 2011-2012 N/A
Tyson Wheeler Assistant Coach 2010-2011 Director of Basketball Operations (Fairfield, 2008 to 2010)
Mitch Buonaguro Assistant Coach 2015-2016 Head Coach (Siena, 2010 to 2013)
Tom Parrotta Assistant Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Fordham, 2012 to 2015)
Paul Schlickmann Athletic Director 2017-2018 Athletic Director (Central Connecticut State, 2011 to 2017)
Nick Kolb Director of Strength and Conditioning 2014-2015 N/A
Stephen Elmore Director of Basketball Operations 2017-2018 Director of Basketball Operations (Manhattan, 2014 to 2017)
Jack Jones Associate Athletic Director of Communications 2015-2016 Associate Director of Media Relations (Fairfield, 2012 to 2015)
Zach Dayton Associate Athletic Director of Communications 2015-2016 N/A
Liam Curry Assistant Director of Basketball Operations 2018-2019 N/A
Mark Ayotte Director of Sports Medicine 1988-1989 N/A