2018-2019 Illinois State Redbirds

2018-2019 Illinois State Redbirds Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
32 Taylor Bruninga So F 6-8 200 - Mapleton (IL) United States Illini Bluffs High School
22 Matt Chastain So GF 6-6 190 - LeRoy (IL) United States LeRoy High School
2 Zach Copeland Jr G 6-4 185 - Oakland (CA) United States Berkeley High School
15 Lijah Donnelly Jr G 6-2 170 - Bloomington (IL) United States Bloomingdale High School
3 Keyshawn Evans Sr PG 6-0 180 Feb 15, 1996 Plantation (FL) United States Sagemont School
10 Phil Fayne Sr F 6-9 220 Apr 15, 1997 Elk Grove (CA) United States Franklin High School
0 Isaac Gassman So G 6-5 180 Jun 26, 1997 Ottawa (IL) United States Ottawa Township High School
5 Matt Hein Jr PG 6-3 185 Dec 20, 1996 Orlando (FL) United States Windermere Preparatory School
13 Rey Idowu Fr F 6-9 240 - Melbourne (FL) United States Clearwater High School
11 Josh Jefferson Jr G 6-2 190 - New Albany (IN) United States New Albany High School
4 Abdou Ndiaye Fr F 6-9 190 - Louga Senegal The Nation Christian Academy
23 William Tinsley Sr G 6-6 195 - Colfax (IL) United States Ridgeview High School
52 Milik Yarbrough Sr F 6-6 215 Oct 30, 1995 Zion (IL) United States Zion-Benton Township High School

Illinois State Transfers Sitting Out 2018-2019

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality Transferred From
- Dedric Boyd So G 6-4 175 Oct 23, 1998 Brownsville (TN) United States Eastern Kentucky
- Keith Fisher III So C 6-8 215 - Los Angeles (CA) United States San Jose State
- Jaycee Hillsman Sr SF 6-6 213 - Chicago (IL) United States San Jose State

2018-2019 Illinois State Redbirds Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters K. Evans J. Jefferson W. Tinsley M. Yarbrough P. Fayne
Rotation M. Hein Z. Copeland M. Chastain    
Rotation   I. Gassman      
Lim PT   L. Donnelly T. Bruninga R. Idowu  

2018-2019 Illinois State Redbirds Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Milik Yarbrough 12 29.6 18.5 8.3 4.0 0.4 0.5 4.3
Phil Fayne 12 29.0 15.8 6.2 0.4 1.0 1.7 1.6
Josh Jefferson 12 28.2 12.3 2.7 2.1 1.0 0.2 1.2
Zach Copeland 11 28.3 10.5 3.3 3.5 0.8 0.4 1.8
Keyshawn Evans 12 26.0 6.5 1.9 2.1 0.6 0.0 1.8
William Tinsley 12 23.8 6.1 4.5 0.7 0.3 1.1 0.8
Rey Idowu 12 10.6 3.1 3.2 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.5
Isaac Gassman 11 14.7 2.9 1.8 1.0 0.4 0.0 0.1
Matt Hein 5 15.8 2.8 1.0 2.4 1.2 0.0 0.4
Matt Chastain 10 13.3 1.6 2.4 0.8 0.3 0.1 0.5

2018-2019 Illinois State Redbirds Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Dan Muller Head Coach 2012-2013 N/A
Brian Reese Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Head Coach (Georgian Court, 2015 to 2016)
Brendan Mullins Assistant Coach 2017-2018 Assistant Coach (Illinois-Chicago, 2015 to 2017)
Chris Duhon Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (Marshall, 2014 to 2017)
Larry Lyons Athletic Director 2013-2014 N/A
Spencer Johnson Director of Basketball Operations 2016-2017 Video Coordinator (Illinois State, 2015 to 2016)
Darshawn McClellan Video Coordinator 2016-2017 Player Development Assistant (Vanderbilt, 2015 to 2016)
John Munn Head Athletic Trainer 2006-2007 N/A