2019-2020 North Carolina Central Eagles

2019-2020 North Carolina Central Eagles Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
21 Kobby Ayetey Jr SF 6-6 210 Mar 17, 1997 Bow (NH) United States Capitol Christian Academy
2 Jibri Blount Sr SF 6-7 230 Oct 21, 1996 Akron (OH) United States St. Vincent St. Mary High School
10 Evan Clayborne Jr PF 6-5 230 Jun 30, 1998 Dayton (OH) United States Thurgood Marshall High School
4 Joshua Dawkins Fr G 5-9 160 - Miami (FL) United States Coral Gables Senior High School
24 Nicolas Fennell So G 6-3 160 Jul 5, 1998 Bowie (MD) United States Archbishop Carroll High School
3 Ty Graves Jr PG 5-10 160 Jul 24, 1997 Greensboro (NC) United States Montverde Academy
22 C.J. Keyser Jr SG 6-3 190 Feb 6, 1997 Bel Air (MD) United States Sunrise Christian Academy
25 Xavier McCoy Jr GF 6-2 215 Jul 21, 1996 Warsaw (NC) United States Northwood Temple Academy
1 Mike Melvin Jr G 5-11 160 Aug 13, 1998 Fayetteville (NC) United States Cape Fear Academy
11 Randy Miller RS-Sr SG 6-2 190 Sep 7, 1998 Odenton (MD) United States Mount Saint Joseph College
5 Deven Palmer Jr F 6-4 190 Aug 25, 1997 Hyde Park (MA) United States New Mission High School
12 Jordan Perkins Jr PG 6-1 190 Oct 5, 1998 Greensboro (NC) United States Greensboro Day School
13 Justin Whatley Jr F 6-8 235 Sep 8, 1999 Chesapeake (VA) United States Oscar Smith High School

Recent North Carolina Central Eagles History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2019-2020 18-13 (13-3) 1st (MEAC) 3rd Rnd N/A
2018-2019 18-16 (10-6) 3rd (MEAC) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2017-2018 19-16 (9-7) 6th (MEAC) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2016-2017 25-9 (13-3) 1st (MEAC) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2015-2016 13-19 (7-9) 6th (MEAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2014-2015 25-8 1st (MEAC) 3rd Rnd NIT 1st Rnd
2013-2014 28-6 (16-1) 1st (MEAC) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2012-2013 22-9 (15-1) 2nd (MEAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2011-2012 17-15 (10-6) 5th (MEAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2010-2011 15-15 N/A (INDEP) N/A N/A
2009-2010 7-22 N/A (INDEP) N/A N/A
2008-2009 4-27 N/A (INDEP) N/A N/A
2007-2008 4-26 N/A (INDEP) N/A N/A
2006-2007 0-1 N/A (GWC) N/A N/A
2005-2006 N/A N/A (GWC) N/A N/A
2004-2005 N/A N/A (GWC) N/A N/A
2003-2004 N/A N/A (GWC) N/A N/A

2019-2020 North Carolina Central Eagles Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Jibri Blount NABC All-District (15) Second Team
Jibri Blount MEAC Player of the Year
Jibri Blount All-MEAC First Team
C.J. Keyser All-MEAC Third Team
Jibri Blount MEAC Player of the Week (Mar 2, 2020)
Jibri Blount MEAC Player of the Week (Jan 13, 2020)
Jibri Blount MEAC Player of the Week (Jan 20, 2020)
Jibri Blount MEAC Player of the Week (Feb 24, 2020)
Jibri Blount MEAC Player of the Week (Jan 6, 2020)
C.J. Keyser MEAC Player of the Week (Feb 3, 2020)
Randy Miller MEAC Player of the Week (Nov 11, 2019)
Deven Palmer MEAC Player of the Week (Feb 10, 2020)
Jibri Blount MEAC Defensive Player of the Week (Feb 24, 2020)

2019-2020 North Carolina Central Eagles Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters J. Perkins N. Fennell D. Palmer J. Blount J. Whatley
Rotation T. Graves C. Keyser   E. Clayborne  
Rotation M. Melvin        
Lim PT J. Dawkins R. Miller K. Ayetey    
Lim PT     X. McCoy    

2019-2020 North Carolina Central Eagles Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Jibri Blount 31 36.8 19.1 9.3 1.6 2.1 0.6 3.2
Randy Miller 8 29.5 14.2 2.4 0.9 0.9 0.1 3.1
C.J. Keyser 23 25.7 11.6 2.7 1.4 0.7 0.3 2.0
Deven Palmer 27 18.0 7.0 3.9 0.7 0.8 0.2 0.8
Jordan Perkins 31 28.8 6.8 2.7 4.8 1.2 0.2 2.7
Ty Graves 31 22.5 6.4 1.5 0.6 0.5 0.1 0.8
Nicolas Fennell 27 24.3 6.3 4.0 1.4 1.3 0.1 1.4
Justin Whatley 22 18.3 4.7 2.6 0.9 0.5 0.5 1.1
Evan Clayborne 30 19.3 4.6 3.8 0.4 0.5 1.1 1.1
Mike Melvin 30 13.5 3.9 1.4 2.0 0.7 0.0 1.5
Kobby Ayetey 22 8.3 2.7 1.8 0.5 0.6 0.3 0.5
Joshua Dawkins 9 2.4 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.1
Xavier McCoy 3 1.3 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

2019-2020 North Carolina Central Eagles Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
LeVelle Moton Head Coach 2009-2010 Assistant Coach (North Carolina Central, 2007 to 2009)
Reggie Sharp Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Jacksonville State, 2011 to 2016)
Brian Graves Assistant Coach 2019-2020 Assistant Coach (Longwood, 2018 to 2019)
Michelle McLeod Basketball Operations Assistant 2019-2020 N/A
Dr. Ingrid Wicker-McCree Athletic Director 2008-2009 N/A
George Smith Director of Strength and Conditioning 2008-2009 N/A
Kyle Serba Director of Sports Information 1994-1995 N/A
Garrett Bridges Director of Basketball Operations 2019-2020 Graduate Assistant (Houston, 2016 to 2019)
Kevin Buczek Assistant Director of Sports Information 2015-2016 Director of Media Relations (Barton, 2014 to 2016)
Carl Little Player Development 2019-2020 Assistant Coach (Columbus State, 2016 to 2017)
Sean Thomas Head Athletic Trainer 2006-2007 N/A