2021-2022 Drake Bulldogs

2021-2022 Drake Bulldogs Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
14 Ayo Akinwole Sr G 5-11 180 Dec 16, 1998 Papillion (NE) United States Papillion-La Vista Senior High School
22 Andrew Barrett Sr GF 6-5 190 - Rock Island (IL) United States Alleman High School
51 Darnell Brodie Sr F 6-10 275 - Newark (NJ) United States East Side High School
11 Bryceson Burns So GF 6-5 195 - Houston (TX) United States Westfield High School
41 Deven Dahlke So G 6-2 190 - Phoenix (AZ) United States St. Mary's High School
12 Tucker DeVries Fr F 6-7 210 Dec 7, 2002 Waukee (IA) United States Waukee High School
10 Okay Djamgouz So PG 6-5 190 - London Canada St. Ignatius of Loyola Secondary School
55 Conor Enright RS-Fr G 6-0 170 - Mundelein (IL) United States Mundelein High School
24 Nate Ferguson So F 6-8 220 - Lemont (IL) United States Lemont High School
4 Tank Hemphill Sr GF 6-6 200 Sep 10, 1997 Gary (IN) United States Michigan City High School
20 Jonah Jackson Sr G 6-3 205 - Merrillville (IN) United States Merrillville High School
21 Jordan Kwiecinski So F 6-9 210 - Wilmette (IL) United States Loyola Academy
2 Tremell Murphy Sr F 6-6 210 Apr 21, 1997 Griffith (IN) United States Griffith High School
1 Roman Penn Sr G 6-0 185 - Calumet City (IL) United States Bosco Institute
13 Issa Samake So F 6-8 225 - Des Moines (IA) United States Grandview Park Baptist School
3 Garrett Sturtz Sr G 6-3 180 - Newton (IA) United States Newton High School
0 D.J. Wilkins Sr G 6-2 188 Oct 13, 1997 Merrillville (IN) United States Merrillville High School

Recent Drake Bulldogs History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2022-2023 18-6 (9-4) 1st (MVC) N/A N/A
2021-2022 25-11 (13-5) 2nd (MVC) Runner Up CBI 2nd Rnd
2020-2021 26-5 (15-3) 2nd (MVC) Runner Up NCAA 1st Rnd
2019-2020 20-14 (8-10) 8th (MVC) 3rd Rnd N/A
2018-2019 24-10 (12-6) 1st (MVC) 3rd Rnd CIT 1st Rnd
2017-2018 17-17 (10-8) 3rd (MVC) 2nd Rnd CIT 2nd Rnd
2016-2017 7-24 (5-13) 9th (MVC) 1st Rnd N/A
2015-2016 7-24 (2-16) 10th (MVC) 1st Rnd N/A
2014-2015 9-22 (6-12) 7th (MVC) 1st Rnd N/A
2013-2014 15-16 (6-12) 8th (MVC) 1st Rnd N/A
2012-2013 15-17 (7-11) 7th (MVC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2011-2012 18-16 (9-9) 3rd (MVC) 2nd Rnd CIT 2nd Rnd
2010-2011 13-18 (7-11) 7th (MVC) 1st Rnd N/A
2009-2010 14-19 (7-11) 8th (MVC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2008-2009 17-16 (7-11) 8th (MVC) 1st Rnd CIT 1st Rnd
2007-2008 28-5 (15-3) 1st (MVC) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2006-2007 17-15 (6-12) 7th (MVC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2005-2006 12-19 (5-13) 7th (MVC) 1st Rnd N/A
2004-2005 13-16 (7-11) 7th (MVC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2003-2004 12-16 (7-11) 6th (MVC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2002-2003 10-21 (5-13) 8th (MVC) 1st Rnd N/A

2021-2022 Drake Bulldogs Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Tucker DeVries NABC All-District (16) Second Team
Tucker DeVries MVC All-Conference Second Team
Garrett Sturtz MVC All-Conference Second Team
Roman Penn MVC All-Conference Third Team
Tucker DeVries MVC All-Tournament Team
Roman Penn MVC All-Tournament Team
D.J. Wilkins MVC All-Defensive Team
Tucker DeVries MVC Freshman of the Year
Tucker DeVries MVC All-Freshman Team
Tucker DeVries MVC All-Newcomer Team
Garrett Sturtz MVC Most-Improved Team
Tucker DeVries MVC Newcomer of the Week (Jan 31, 2022)
Tucker DeVries MVC Newcomer of the Week (Feb 21, 2022)
Tucker DeVries MVC Newcomer of the Week (Feb 7, 2022)

2021-2022 Drake Bulldogs Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters R. Penn G. Sturtz T. Murphy T. Hemphill T. DeVries
Rotation A. Akinwole     N. Ferguson D. Brodie
Lim PT O. Djamgouz D. Wilkins I. Samake    
Lim PT J. Jackson   B. Burns    
Lim PT D. Dahlke   J. Kwiecinski    
Lim PT     A. Barrett    

2021-2022 Drake Bulldogs Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Tucker DeVries 36 29.8 13.9 4.6 2.1 1.0 0.8 1.4
Roman Penn 29 29.0 11.1 3.0 3.9 1.0 0.1 2.3
Garrett Sturtz 36 30.0 11.0 7.1 1.4 1.4 0.3 0.9
D.J. Wilkins 31 28.6 10.3 1.3 1.9 0.9 0.0 1.5
Tank Hemphill 31 26.5 10.1 5.4 0.5 0.9 0.4 1.2
Tremell Murphy 35 28.5 9.1 5.3 0.8 0.9 1.1 1.3
Darnell Brodie 36 18.2 5.8 4.5 0.5 0.5 0.3 1.1
Okay Djamgouz 23 8.6 4.0 0.6 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.2
Ayo Akinwole 36 13.8 3.2 1.0 1.4 0.5 0.0 0.6
Nate Ferguson 23 8.5 1.9 2.0 0.2 0.3 0.4 0.3
Jonah Jackson 12 5.2 1.8 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.4
Deven Dahlke 8 4.9 1.2 0.5 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.1
Issa Samake 1 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

2021-2022 Drake Bulldogs Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Darian DeVries Head Coach 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (Creighton, 2001 to 2018)
Marty Richter Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Head Coach (Florida SouthWestern State, 2015 to 2018)
Achoki Moikobu Assistant Coach 2021-2022 Director of Recruiting (Grand Canyon, 2020 to 2021)
Brian Hardin Athletic Director 2018-2019 Athletic Director (Ball State, 2014 to 2015)
Brady Ellingson Director of Basketball Operations 2021-2022 N/A
Angie Dahl Head Athletic Trainer 2017-2018 Assistant Athletic Trainer (Drake, 2011 to 2017)
Mike Burch Head Strength and Conditioning Coach 2014-2015 N/A
Danny Frey Director of Communications 2021-2022 Assistant Director of Sports Information (WV Wesleyan, 2020 to 2021)