2021-2022 Akron Zips

2021-2022 Akron Zips Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
24 Ali Ali So F 6-8 196 Mar 8, 2001 Kuala Lumpur United States East Noble High School
21 Aziz Bandago Fr FC 7-0 215 Jan 18, 2001 Joal Fadiout Senegal NBA Academy Africa
13 Xavier Castaneda Jr PG 6-0 188 Mar 26, 2000 Chicago (IL) United States Whitney Young High School
11 Garvin Clarke Fr SG 6-0 184 - Euclid (OH) United States Cleveland Heights High School
22 Mikal Dawson So SG 6-5 222 Jan 30, 2000 Huntington (WV) United States Huntington Prep
25 Enrique Freeman So F 6-7 206 Jul 29, 2000 Cleveland (OH) United States St. Martin de Porres High School
34 Nate Johnson Fr G 6-3 204 - Middletown (OH) United States Lakota East High School
23 Sekou Sada Kalle Fr PF 6-10 224 - Bamako Mali ASPIRE Basketball Academy
12 Patrick Mayfield Jr G 6-5 185 - Elgin (IL) United States Burlington Central High School
3 Kobe Mitchell Fr G 6-2 190 - Cadiz (OH) United States Harrison High School
2 Greg Tribble So PG 6-1 195 Aug 28, 2001 Cincinnati (OH) United States Winton Woods High School
4 Bryan Trimble, Jr. Jr SG 6-2 203 Jun 26, 1998 Kansas City (KS) United States Sunrise Christian Academy
1 K.J. Walton Sr SG 6-3 205 Jul 20, 1996 Brownsburg (IN) United States Brownsburg High School
20 Evan Wilson Fr G 6-2 200 - Noblesville (IN) United States Noblesville High School
0 Michael Wynn Jr SG 6-6 204 Dec 3, 1998 Charlotte (NC) United States Liberty Heights Athletic Institute

2021-2022 Akron Zips Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters X. Castaneda B. Trimble, Jr. K. Walton A. Ali E. Freeman
Rotation G. Tribble M. Dawson     A. Bandago
Rotation   G. Clarke      
Lim PT   M. Wynn   S. Kalle  
Lim PT   E. Wilson      

2021-2022 Akron Zips Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Enrique Freeman 8 26.5 14.2 11.8 0.9 0.4 1.4 1.6
Ali Ali 8 30.1 11.8 4.1 2.8 0.5 0.0 1.6
Bryan Trimble, Jr. 8 27.5 10.0 2.0 0.8 0.8 0.0 0.9
Xavier Castaneda 8 25.4 9.6 2.9 2.0 0.8 0.0 1.8
K.J. Walton 6 19.7 7.3 3.2 1.3 1.3 0.0 1.2
Greg Tribble 8 21.2 7.2 2.5 1.8 1.1 0.1 1.2
Aziz Bandago 8 15.6 5.2 4.1 0.1 0.2 1.5 0.6
Mikal Dawson 8 20.0 4.6 3.1 1.0 1.0 0.0 1.0
Sekou Sada Kalle 4 2.8 3.0 1.2 0.0 0.2 0.5 0.2
Garvin Clarke 8 13.4 2.8 2.9 1.2 0.6 0.0 1.6
Michael Wynn 5 4.0 1.8 0.8 0.6 0.0 0.2 0.6
Evan Wilson 4 3.0 0.5 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.0

2021-2022 Akron Zips Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
John Groce Head Coach 2017-2018 Head Coach (Illinois, 2012 to 2017)
Dustin Ford Associate Head Coach 2017-2018 Assistant Coach (Illinois, 2012 to 2017)
Rob Fulford Assistant Coach 2017-2018 Assistant Coach (Missouri, 2014 to 2017)
Robby Pridgen Assistant Coach 2017-2018 Assistant Coach (Robert Morris, 2009 to 2017)
Cole Christian Video Coordinator 2021-2022 Graduate Assistant (Iowa State, 2018 to 2021)
Charles Guthrie Athletic Director 2021-2022 Athletic Director (Green Bay, 2018 to 2021)
Tim Campbell Director of Strength and Conditioning 2014-2015 N/A
Cole Pittis Director of Basketball Operations 2017-2018 Assistant Coach (Eastern Florida State College, 2016 to 2017)
Bill Droddy Director of Sports Medicine 2014-2015 N/A