2007-2008 Illinois State Redbirds

2007-2008 Illinois State Redbirds Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
- Levi Dyer Sr C 6-11 220 Sep 23, 1985 Eaton (CO) United States Eaton High School
- Osiris Eldridge So G 6-3 190 Jun 18, 1988 Chicago (IL) United States Phillips Academy
- Emmanuel Holloway Jr G 6-0 190 Jul 28, 1986 Cartersville (GA) United States Woodland High School
- Brandon Holtz Jr G 6-4 185 Sep 24, 1986 Bloomington (IN) United States Bloomington High School North
- Dom Johnson Sr G 6-0 185 Dec 21, 1985 Bell City (MO) United States Bell City High School
- Julius Moor Sr G 6-3 185 Apr 10, 1986 Kieler (WI) United States Cuba City High School
- Dinma Odiakosa So F 6-8 240 Dec 21, 1985 Akwukwu Nigeria Saint Patrick's Model School
- Sead Odzic So G 6-3 192 Oct 22, 1986 Skokie (IL) United States Niles West High School
- Boo Richardson Sr G 5-8 160 Dec 24, 1985 Kansas City (KS) United States Wyandotte High School
- Alex Rubin Fr G 6-1 185 Jan 25, 1989 Plymouth (MN) United States Robbinsdale Armstrong High School
- Brandon Sampay Jr F 6-8 255 Aug 18, 1986 Inglewood (CA) United States Crenshaw High School
- Anthony Slack Sr F 6-7 210 Nov 12, 1984 New Orleans (LA) United States John F. Kennedy High School
- Mike Vandello Jr F 6-7 220 Dec 31, 1986 Bettendorf (IA) United States Bettendorf High School

Illinois State Transfers Sitting Out 2007-2008

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality Transferred From
- Champ Oguchi Sr GF 6-6 200 Apr 28, 1986 Houston (TX) United States / Nigeria Oregon
- Landon Shipley Jr G 6-0 170 Nov 16, 1985 St. Louis (MO) United States Austin Peay

Recent Illinois State Redbirds History

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

2007-2008 Illinois State Redbirds Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Osiris Eldridge MVC All-Conference First Team
Anthony Slack MVC All-Conference Honorable Mention
Osiris Eldridge MVC All-Tournament Team
Boo Richardson MVC All-Defensive Team
Anthony Slack MVC All-Defensive Team
Emmanuel Holloway MVC All-Bench Team

2007-2008 Illinois State Redbirds Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters B. Richardson D. Johnson O. Eldridge A. Slack D. Odiakosa
Rotation E. Holloway S. Odzic   B. Sampay L. Dyer
Lim PT A. Rubin B. Holtz M. Vandello    
Lim PT   J. Moor      

2007-2008 Illinois State Redbirds Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Osiris Eldridge 35 31.0 15.8 5.7 1.9 1.3 0.3 2.1
Anthony Slack 33 24.6 9.5 7.1 0.9 1.0 1.4 2.2
Dom Johnson 30 29.8 8.2 2.6 3.3 0.5 0.2 1.8
Boo Richardson 35 30.1 6.9 2.1 3.7 1.6 0.0 1.8
Dinma Odiakosa 35 22.0 6.9 5.5 0.7 0.5 0.6 1.5
Levi Dyer 35 19.5 6.5 2.4 1.1 0.5 0.3 0.8
Emmanuel Holloway 35 19.0 5.4 1.7 1.4 0.9 0.2 0.9
Brandon Sampay 31 12.2 4.1 2.6 0.7 0.6 0.4 0.8
Brandon Holtz 18 8.7 2.9 1.1 0.7 0.2 0.1 0.3
Sead Odzic 22 12.2 2.0 1.0 1.3 0.2 0.0 1.1
Mike Vandello 12 7.2 1.7 1.5 0.7 0.0 0.1 0.4
Alex Rubin 20 6.3 1.4 0.2 0.5 0.3 0.0 0.3
Julius Moor 6 1.7 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

2007-2008 Illinois State Redbirds Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
John Munn Head Athletic Trainer 2006-2007 N/A