2015-2016 Kent State Golden Flashes

2015-2016 Kent State Golden Flashes Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
0 Jalen Avery Fr PG 6-0 186 Jan 22, 1996 Covington (KY) United States Shroder Paideia Academy
15 Galal Cancer Sr G 6-2 185 Dec 2, 1992 Albany (NY) United States Christian Brothers Academy
32 Raasean Davis So F 6-8 240 Mar 13, 1996 Dallas (GA) United States Paulding County High School
30 Deon Edwin Jr G 6-3 210 Oct 9, 1992 Laramie (WY) United States / U.S. Virgin Islands Red Lion Christian Academy
11 Jon Fleming Jr PG 5-9 160 May 16, 1994 Fishers (IN) United States Fishers High School
35 Jimmy Hall Jr F 6-8 235 Apr 2, 1994 Brooklyn (NY) United States St. Anthony High School
2 Rosel Hurley RS-Fr GF 6-5 191 Feb 23, 1996 Shaker Heights (OH) United States IMG Academy
3 Marvin Jones Jr FC 7-0 220 Dec 29, 1993 Chicago (IL) United States Thornton Township High School
4 Christopher Ortiz Sr F 6-8 225 Apr 2, 1993 Brooklyn (NY) United States / Puerto Rico South Kent School
1 Xavier Pollard Sr G 6-4 210 Dec 20, 1991 Bronx (NY) United States Suffield Academy
21 Khaliq Spicer Sr F 6-9 230 May 27, 1994 Dearborn Heights (MI) United States Robichaud High School
5 Kellon Thomas Jr G 5-11 190 Jul 26, 1991 Indianapolis (IN) United States Southport High School
14 Alonzo Walker RS-Fr F 6-6 210 May 31, 1996 Brampton Canada Athlete Institute Prep
23 Jaylin Walker Fr SG 6-1 187 Jul 26, 1997 Romulus (MI) United States Romulus High School

Kent State Transfers Sitting Out 2015-2016

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality Transferred From
- Desmond Ridenour Jr G 6-3 185 Oct 12, 1993 Cleveland Heights (OH) United States Duquesne

Recent Kent State Golden Flashes History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2018-2019 22-11 (11-7) 4th (MAC) 2nd Rnd CIT 1st Rnd
2017-2018 17-17 (9-9) 5th (MAC) 3rd Rnd N/A
2016-2017 22-14 (10-8) 6th (MAC) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2015-2016 19-13 (10-8) 3rd (MAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2014-2015 23-12 (12-6) 1st (MAC) 3rd Rnd CIT 3rd Rnd
2013-2014 16-16 (7-11) 9th (MAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2012-2013 21-14 (9-7) 5th (MAC) 4th Rnd CIT 2nd Rnd
2011-2012 21-12 (10-6) 4th (MAC) 4th Rnd CIT 1st Rnd
2010-2011 25-13 (12-4) 1st (MAC) Runner Up NIT 3rd Rnd
2009-2010 24-10 (13-3) 1st (MAC) 2nd Rnd NIT 2nd Rnd
2008-2009 19-15 (10-6) 3rd (MAC) 2nd Rnd CIT 1st Rnd
2007-2008 28-7 (13-3) 1st (MAC) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2006-2007 21-11 (12-4) 3rd (MAC) 3rd Rnd N/A
2005-2006 25-9 (15-3) 1st (MAC) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2004-2005 19-13 (11-7) 2nd (MAC) 2nd Rnd NIT 1st Rnd
2003-2004 0-1 2nd (MAC) Runner Up NIT 1st Rnd
2002-2003 21-10 (12-6) 2nd (MAC) Runner Up NIT 1st Rnd

2015-2016 Kent State Golden Flashes Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Jimmy Hall NABC All-District (14) First Team
Jimmy Hall All-MAC First Team
Khaliq Spicer MAC Defensive POY
Khaliq Spicer MAC All-Defensive Team

2015-2016 Kent State Golden Flashes Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters K. Thomas G. Cancer D. Edwin J. Hall K. Spicer
Rotation   X. Pollard   C. Ortiz  
Rotation   J. Walker      
Lim PT J. Avery     R. Davis M. Jones
Lim PT J. Fleming        

2015-2016 Kent State Golden Flashes Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Jimmy Hall 32 30.0 16.4 7.9 2.2 0.6 0.6 3.0
Kellon Thomas 32 31.5 12.3 2.1 2.6 0.6 0.0 1.5
Xavier Pollard 22 24.3 11.6 3.1 2.8 1.0 0.0 1.8
Christopher Ortiz 32 25.2 7.8 5.5 0.8 0.5 0.4 1.4
Jaylin Walker 22 19.1 7.7 2.0 0.8 0.6 0.0 1.0
Khaliq Spicer 32 22.5 7.5 6.2 0.5 0.3 1.6 0.8
Deon Edwin 32 16.8 6.0 3.1 0.7 0.9 0.0 0.9
Galal Cancer 32 24.3 6.0 2.8 1.5 1.0 0.1 1.2
Raasean Davis 25 8.2 2.6 2.1 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.8
Marvin Jones 27 8.8 1.8 1.9 0.1 0.0 0.3 0.2
Jon Fleming 4 2.2 1.0 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0
Jalen Avery 28 8.6 0.9 0.5 1.0 0.3 0.0 0.4

2015-2016 Kent State Golden Flashes Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Rob Senderoff Head Coach 2011-2012 Associate Head Coach (Kent State, 2008 to 2011)
Bobby Steinburg Assistant Coach 2008-2009 N/A
Eric Haut Assistant Coach 2011-2012 N/A
DeAndre Haynes Assistant Coach 2012-2013 N/A
Joel Nielsen Athletic Director 2010-2011 N/A
Bob Lemieux Director of Strength and Conditioning 2010-2011 N/A
Mike McKee Director of Basketball Operations 2011-2012 N/A
Trent Stratton Director of Sports Medicine 2009-2010 N/A
Kevin Kamlowsky Assistant Athletic Trainer 2014-2015 N/A