2018-2019 Bradley Braves

2018-2019 Bradley Braves Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
12 Koch Bar Jr C 6-11 225 Sep 14, 1997 Abyei South Sudan / United States Arlington Country Day School
1 Ari Boya Fr C 7-1 240 Apr 29, 1999 Douala Cameroon Calusa Preparatory School
5 Darrell Brown, Jr. Jr PG 5-10 190 Jun 27, 1998 Memphis (TN) United States Germantown High School
4 Armon Brummett Fr G 6-4 200 Mar 16, 2000 Decatur (IL) United States MacArthur High School
10 Elijah Childs So F 6-7 225 Jan 10, 1999 Kansas City (MO) United States Lee's Summit West High School
14 Peter Hanley Sr F 6-7 225 Oct 17, 1996 Peoria (IL) United States Notre Dame High School For Boys
22 Ja'Shon Henry Fr GF 6-6 225 Mar 19, 1999 Wilcox Canada Athol Murray College of Notre Dame
35 Jayden Hodgson Jr PG 6-3 185 May 25, 1997 Gosford Australia Arlington Country Day School
25 Nate Kennell Jr SG 6-6 205 Dec 18, 1997 Metamora (IL) United States Metamora Township High School
23 Dwayne Lautier-Ogunleye Sr GF 6-4 210 Mar 23, 1996 Westminster England Bristol Academy
2 Luqman Lundy Sr SG 6-3 200 Apr 4, 1996 Edgewater (NJ) United States Benjamin Elijah Mays High School
3 Antoine Pittman Jr SG 6-2 210 Mar 7, 1997 Rockford (IL) United States Auburn High School
13 Luuk van Bree Sr SF 6-9 225 Feb 24, 1996 Venray Netherlands Canarias Basketball Academy

Recent Bradley Braves History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2019-2020 23-11 (11-7) 3rd (MVC) Champion N/A
2018-2019 20-15 (9-9) 5th (MVC) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2017-2018 20-13 (9-9) 5th (MVC) 3rd Rnd N/A
2016-2017 13-20 (7-11) 6th (MVC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2015-2016 5-27 (3-15) 9th (MVC) 1st Rnd N/A
2014-2015 9-24 (3-15) 10th (MVC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2013-2014 12-20 (7-11) 7th (MVC) 1st Rnd N/A
2012-2013 18-17 (7-11) 7th (MVC) 1st Rnd CIT 3rd Rnd
2011-2012 7-25 (2-16) 10th (MVC) 1st Rnd N/A
2010-2011 12-20 (4-14) 9th (MVC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2009-2010 16-15 (9-9) 5th (MVC) 3rd Rnd N/A
2008-2009 21-15 (10-8) 4th (MVC) 3rd Rnd CIT Runner Up
2007-2008 21-17 (9-9) 5th (MVC) 2nd Rnd CBI Runner Up
2006-2007 22-13 (10-8) 4th (MVC) 3rd Rnd NIT 2nd Rnd
2005-2006 22-11 (11-7) 5th (MVC) Runner Up NCAA 3rd Rnd
2004-2005 13-15 (6-12) 8th (MVC) 1st Rnd N/A
2003-2004 15-16 (7-11) 6th (MVC) 1st Rnd N/A
2002-2003 12-18 (8-10) 5th (MVC) 2nd Rnd N/A

2018-2019 Bradley Braves Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Darrell Brown, Jr. NABC All-District (16) Second Team
Darrell Brown, Jr. MVC All-Conference Second Team
Elijah Childs MVC All-Conference Third Team
Elijah Childs MVC Tournament Most Outstanding Player
Elijah Childs MVC All-Tournament Team
Nate Kennell MVC All-Tournament Team
Nate Kennell MVC Sixth-Man of the Year
Darrell Brown, Jr. MVC Player of the Week (Feb 11, 2019)
Elijah Childs MVC Player of the Week (Nov 26, 2018)
Elijah Childs MVC Player of the Week (Feb 25, 2019)
Elijah Childs Cancun Challenge Riviera Division MVP
Darrell Brown, Jr. Cancun Challenge Riviera Division All-Tournament Team
Elijah Childs Cancun Challenge Riviera Division All-Tournament Team

2018-2019 Bradley Braves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters D. Brown, Jr. L. Lundy D. Lautier-Ogunleye E. Childs L. van Bree
Rotation   N. Kennell     K. Bar
Rotation   J. Henry      
Lim PT J. Hodgson A. Brummett P. Hanley   A. Boya
Lim PT   A. Pittman      

2018-2019 Bradley Braves Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Darrell Brown, Jr. 35 33.7 14.8 1.9 3.2 0.9 0.1 2.4
Elijah Childs 35 29.5 12.4 7.8 1.0 0.8 1.4 1.9
Nate Kennell 35 27.8 9.3 2.4 1.9 0.5 0.2 1.0
Dwayne Lautier-Ogunleye 35 29.7 8.7 5.5 2.2 0.7 0.1 1.8
Koch Bar 35 17.8 5.7 4.3 0.5 0.4 0.8 1.5
Luuk van Bree 32 18.4 5.7 4.0 0.5 0.3 0.4 0.5
Ja'Shon Henry 28 12.5 4.4 2.5 0.2 0.5 0.2 0.9
Luqman Lundy 27 18.2 4.0 1.8 1.8 0.7 0.2 0.8
Antoine Pittman 19 12.5 3.1 1.6 0.7 0.4 0.1 0.4
Ari Boya 13 7.2 2.2 1.7 0.2 0.2 0.7 0.6
Jayden Hodgson 21 12.6 1.6 1.0 1.0 0.3 0.0 1.2
Peter Hanley 7 2.6 0.9 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Armon Brummett 24 5.8 0.5 0.7 0.3 0.5 0.1 0.5

2018-2019 Bradley Braves Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Brian Wardle Head Coach 2015-2016 Head Coach (Green Bay, 2010 to 2015)
Drew Adams Assistant Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (New Mexico, 2012 to 2015)
Jimmie Foster Assistant Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Green Bay, 2010 to 2015)
Mike Bargen Assistant Coach 2015-2016 N/A
Chris Reynolds Athletic Director 2015-2016 N/A
Ryan Sharbaugh Director of Basketball Operations 2016-2017 N/A
Bobby Parker Associate Athletic Director of Communications 2016-2017 Associate Director of Communications (Bradley, 2012 to 2016)
Troy Pierce Director of Player Development 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Emporia State, 2015 to 2016)
Mark Colston Athletic Trainer 2014-2015 N/A
Robert Crull Athletic Trainer 2014-2015 N/A
Dave Snell Director of Communications 2010-2011 N/A
Jim Rea Director of Communications 2014-2015 N/A
Jason Veniskey Director of Communications 2017-2018 Assistant Director of Communications (Canisius, 2009 to 2017)