2018-2019 Niagara Purple Eagles

2018-2019 Niagara Purple Eagles Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
0 Chris Barton Sr PG 6-3 199 Sep 26, 1996 Auburn Hills (MI) United States Avondale High School
14 Uzi Diop Fr F 6-10 215 - Dakar Senegal Perkiomen School
1 Dominik Fragala Fr G 6-0 165 - Aldie (VA) United States John Champe High School
21 Kierell Green So F 6-7 177 Sep 19, 1997 Washington (DC) United States Ideal Academy PCS
10 Marcus Hammond Fr G 6-1 160 - Queens (NY) United States Benjamin N. Cardozo High School
24 Greg King Sr PF 6-7 238 Mar 7, 1995 Atlanta (GA) United States Martin Luther King High School
15 Greg Kuakumensah So F 6-6 200 - Worcester (MA) United States Cushing Academy
33 Steven Levnaic RS-Fr G 6-2 180 - Hamilton Canada The RISE Centre Academy
11 Marvin Prochet Sr SF 6-7 207 Mar 1, 1996 Brooklyn (NY) United States Boys & Girls High School
32 Dominic Robb Sr F 6-8 226 Sep 27, 1996 Pittsburgh (PA) United States Hun School of Princeton
4 Raheem Solomon Fr G 6-2 175 - Hartford (CT) United States Sacred Heart High School
2 Keleaf Tate So G 6-2 170 - Washington (DC) United States Cesar Chavez High School
5 James Towns Jr PG 5-10 171 Mar 14, 1998 Detroit (MI) United States Henry Ford High School
20 Samuel Volmy Sr SF 6-3 190 - Lockport (NY) United States Christian Academy

Niagara Transfers Sitting Out 2018-2019

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality Transferred From
- Justin Roberts Jr PG 5-10 187 Apr 6, 1997 Lawrence (KS) United States Toledo

Recent Niagara Purple Eagles History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2019-2020 12-20 (9-11) 6th (MAAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2018-2019 13-19 (6-12) 9th (MAAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2017-2018 19-14 (12-6) 3rd (MAAC) 2nd Rnd CIT 1st Rnd
2016-2017 10-23 (6-14) 9th (MAAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2015-2016 7-25 (5-15) 10th (MAAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2014-2015 8-22 (7-13) 8th (MAAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2013-2014 7-26 (3-17) 11th (MAAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2012-2013 19-14 (13-5) 1st (MAAC) 3rd Rnd NIT 1st Rnd
2011-2012 14-19 (8-10) 6th (MAAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2010-2011 9-23 (5-13) 8th (MAAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2009-2010 18-15 (9-9) 5th (MAAC) 3rd Rnd N/A
2008-2009 26-9 (14-4) 2nd (MAAC) Runner Up NIT 1st Rnd
2007-2008 19-10 (12-6) 3rd (MAAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2006-2007 23-12 (13-5) 2nd (MAAC) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2005-2006 11-18 (7-11) 7th (MAAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2004-2005 20-10 (13-5) 2nd (MAAC) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2003-2004 22-10 (13-5) 2nd (MAAC) Runner Up NIT 2nd Rnd
2002-2003 17-12 (12-6) 3rd (MAAC) 3rd Rnd N/A

2018-2019 Niagara Purple Eagles Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Marvin Prochet NABC All-District (1) Second Team
Marvin Prochet All-MAAC Second Team
Marvin Prochet MAAC Player of the Week (Nov 19, 2018)
Marvin Prochet MAAC Player of the Week (Dec 17, 2018)
James Towns MAAC Player of the Week (Dec 24, 2018)
James Towns MAAC Player of the Week (Dec 10, 2018)

2018-2019 Niagara Purple Eagles Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters M. Hammond R. Solomon C. Barton M. Prochet G. King
Rotation J. Towns       D. Robb
Rotation D. Fragala        
Lim PT   K. Tate G. Kuakumensah    
Lim PT     K. Green    
Lim PT     S. Volmy    

2018-2019 Niagara Purple Eagles Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Marvin Prochet 29 32.2 15.7 7.3 1.7 0.7 0.8 1.7
Dominic Robb 32 24.4 10.6 4.8 0.7 0.4 2.2 1.2
James Towns 32 28.9 10.5 3.5 3.4 0.5 0.0 2.2
Raheem Solomon 32 18.6 7.8 2.2 0.7 0.4 0.2 1.3
Keleaf Tate 32 23.4 6.9 3.1 1.0 0.6 0.0 1.4
Chris Barton 32 24.1 6.6 2.8 1.3 0.2 0.0 1.6
Marcus Hammond 32 19.4 5.8 2.0 1.3 0.4 0.1 0.8
Greg King 32 15.2 4.6 4.3 0.2 0.2 0.5 1.2
Dominik Fragala 28 6.8 2.9 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.1
Kierell Green 17 6.7 1.9 1.6 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.4
Greg Kuakumensah 30 8.6 1.8 1.9 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.5

2018-2019 Niagara Purple Eagles Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Chris Casey Head Coach 2013-2014 N/A
Kareem Brown Assistant Coach 2013-2014 N/A
Marc Rybczyk Assistant Coach 2013-2014 N/A
Fred Dupree Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (Canisius, 2012 to 2016)
Simon Gray Athletic Director 2014-2015 N/A
Tavares Campbell Director of Basketball Operations 2018-2019 N/A
Stephen Butler Assistant Athletic Director 2014-2015 N/A
John Munro Head Athletic Trainer 1995-1996 N/A
Matt Wietlispach Strength and Conditioning Coach 2016-2017 N/A