2018-2019 Norfolk State Spartans

2018-2019 Norfolk State Spartans Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
11 Jermaine Bishop Jr PG 6-1 180 Feb 22, 1997 Queens (NY) United States Holy Cross High School
5 Armani Branch Sr F 6-7 210 Nov 16, 1995 Hampton (VA) United States Genesis Academy
4 Joe Bryant, Jr. Fr G 6-1 225 Mar 5, 2000 Norco (LA) United States Lake Taylor High School
45 Jordan Butler Sr F 6-6 245 Aug 7, 1994 Hartford (CT) United States Putnam Science Academy
55 Kyonze Chavis So G 6-4 185 Dec 15, 1996 Chesapeake (VA) United States Norfolk Collegiate School
1 B.J. Fitzgerald Fr G 6-6 200 Jul 12, 2000 Danville (VA) United States Carlisle School
32 Chris Ford Fr F 6-8 220 May 12, 2000 Cheektowaga (NY) United States L.C. Bird High School
35 Derrik Jamerson, Jr. Sr G 6-5 180 Sep 28, 1997 Detroit (MI) United States Cornerstone Health and Technology High School
15 C.J. Kelly Fr G 6-5 190 Apr 14, 1998 Long Island City (NY) United States Queens High School of Teaching
22 Alex Long Sr PF 6-8 225 Apr 22, 1996 Clinton (MD) United States Mount Zion Baptist Christian School
3 Obi Momah Sr F 6-7 240 Jan 16, 1996 Farmington (CT) United States Farmington High School
0 Mastadi Pitt So G 6-1 205 Jun 26, 1998 Hampton (VA) United States Hampton High School
14 Nic Thomas Jr G 6-2 185 Jun 3, 1996 Arlington (TX) United States N/A
34 Steven Whitley Jr SG 6-3 220 Feb 21, 1996 Norfolk (VA) United States Fork Union Military Academy

Recent Norfolk State Spartans History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2018-2019 16-11 (11-1) 1st (MEAC) N/A N/A
2017-2018 14-19 (11-5) 4th (MEAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2016-2017 17-17 (12-4) 2nd (MEAC) Runner Up CIT 1st Rnd
2015-2016 17-17 (12-4) 2nd (MEAC) 3rd Rnd CIT 1st Rnd
2014-2015 20-14 (12-4) 2nd (MEAC) 3rd Rnd CIT 1st Rnd
2013-2014 19-15 (11-5) 3rd (MEAC) 3rd Rnd CIT 1st Rnd
2012-2013 21-12 1st (MEAC) 2nd Rnd NIT 1st Rnd
2011-2012 26-10 (13-3) 2nd (MEAC) Champion NCAA 2nd Rnd
2010-2011 12-20 (8-8) 6th (MEAC) 3rd Rnd N/A
2009-2010 11-19 (9-7) 4th (MEAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2008-2009 14-18 (9-7) 3rd (MEAC) Runner Up N/A
2007-2008 16-15 (11-5) 2nd (MEAC) 3rd Rnd N/A
2006-2007 11-19 (10-8) 3rd (MEAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2005-2006 13-18 (10-8) 5th (MEAC) 3rd Rnd N/A
2004-2005 13-14 (11-7) 4th (MEAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2003-2004 12-17 (10-8) 5th (MEAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2002-2003 14-15 (10-8) 6th (MEAC) 2nd Rnd N/A

2018-2019 Norfolk State Spartans Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Derrik Jamerson, Jr. Don Haskins Sun Bowl Invitational All-Tournament Team

2018-2019 Norfolk State Spartans Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters M. Pitt N. Thomas S. Whitley D. Jamerson, Jr. J. Butler
Rotation   K. Chavis C. Kelly A. Long  
Rotation       A. Branch  
Lim PT J. Bryant, Jr.   B. Fitzgerald C. Ford  
Lim PT J. Bishop   O. Momah    

2018-2019 Norfolk State Spartans Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Nic Thomas 25 29.0 14.4 2.7 1.8 0.8 0.1 2.2
Derrik Jamerson, Jr. 27 27.5 11.3 3.9 0.6 0.7 0.5 0.4
Steven Whitley 25 25.2 9.5 4.8 4.0 1.3 0.0 3.0
Alex Long 26 24.0 8.8 4.6 0.9 0.8 0.8 2.0
Jordan Butler 24 27.1 8.5 6.5 0.9 0.4 2.0 1.6
Mastadi Pitt 26 23.3 8.2 2.1 2.5 0.3 0.0 1.6
C.J. Kelly 23 13.2 4.9 2.2 0.4 0.7 0.6 1.4
Armani Branch 25 15.3 4.6 2.4 0.7 0.4 0.3 0.8
Kyonze Chavis 24 13.8 4.1 1.8 1.3 0.5 0.3 0.6
Joe Bryant, Jr. 22 8.5 2.4 1.1 0.7 0.3 0.0 1.1
B.J. Fitzgerald 21 5.8 2.3 1.4 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.3
Chris Ford 26 6.7 0.8 1.1 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.4

2018-2019 Norfolk State Spartans Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Robert Jones Head Coach 2014-2015 Head Coach (Norfolk State, 2013 to 2014)
C.J. Clemons Assistant Coach 2015-2016 N/A
Jamal Brown Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (North Carolina A&T, 2015 to 2016)
Leonard Fairley Assistant Coach 2018-2019 N/A
Marty L. Miller Athletic Director 2005-2006 N/A
Matt Michalec Director of Sports Information 2014-2015 N/A
Mike Bello Assistant Director of Sports Information 2012-2013 N/A
Jessica Cole Head Athletic Trainer 2017-2018 N/A