2020-2021 Illinois State Redbirds

2020-2021 Illinois State Redbirds Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
11 Alston Andrews Fr F 6-9 220 - Ocoee (FL) United States Ocoee High School
1 Dedric Boyd Jr G 6-4 185 Oct 23, 1998 Brownsville (TN) United States Haywood High School
13 Sy Chatman Jr F 6-8 220 - St. Paul (MN) United States Cretin Derham Hall High School
5 Keith Fisher III Jr C 6-8 220 - Los Angeles (CA) United States Westchester High School
3 Howard Fleming Fr PG 6-5 190 - Louisville (KY) United States Louisville Male High School
0 D.J. Horne So PG 6-1 175 - Raleigh (NC) United States Trinity Christian
24 Jayden Johnson Fr SF 6-6 195 - Batavia (IL) United States Batavia High School
25 Alex Kotov So PF 6-10 215 - Moscow Russia Montverde Academy
21 Dusan Mahorcic Jr PF 6-10 230 - Belgrade Serbia / Montenegro Notre Dame Preparatory High School
34 Malcolm Miller Fr G 6-4 210 - Shelbyville (IL) United States Shelbyville High School
4 Abdou Ndiaye So F 6-9 195 - Louga Senegal The Nation Christian Academy
12 Antonio Reeves So GF 6-4 185 - Phoenix (AZ) United States Simeon Career Academy
23 Harouna Sissoko Fr F 6-7 210 Aug 6, 1999 Kayes Mali Grandview Park Baptist School
14 Nik Stadelman Fr G 6-0 170 - Rockford (IL) United States Guilford High School
2 Josiah Strong Jr G 6-3 194 - Brooklyn Park (MN) United States Champlin Park High School
10 Emon Washington Fr F 6-6 175 - Yazoo City (MS) United States South Cobb High School

Recent Illinois State Redbirds History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2020-2021 7-18 (4-14) 10th (MVC) 1st Rnd N/A
2019-2020 10-21 (5-13) 9th (MVC) 1st Rnd N/A
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

2020-2021 Illinois State Redbirds Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
D.J. Horne MVC All-Conference Third Team
Josiah Strong MVC Newcomer of the Week (Nov 30, 2020)
Emon Washington MVC Newcomer of the Week (Feb 23, 2021)

2020-2021 Illinois State Redbirds Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters J. Strong H. Fleming A. Reeves E. Washington D. Mahorcic
Rotation D. Horne D. Boyd   A. Ndiaye  
Lim PT N. Stadelman   H. Sissoko A. Andrews K. Fisher III
Lim PT     J. Johnson S. Chatman  
Lim PT       A. Kotov  

2020-2021 Illinois State Redbirds Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
D.J. Horne 24 29.9 15.1 3.7 2.7 1.5 0.2 2.3
Antonio Reeves 25 29.9 12.4 3.3 1.4 0.4 0.2 1.8
Josiah Strong 22 29.9 11.5 2.6 2.7 1.0 0.2 1.4
Dusan Mahorcic 22 24.3 9.9 7.2 1.0 0.8 0.3 2.0
Dedric Boyd 24 15.7 7.0 1.3 0.9 0.5 0.0 0.7
Emon Washington 23 21.5 5.3 4.0 1.2 0.5 0.2 0.6
Sy Chatman 5 11.8 4.8 1.0 1.4 0.4 0.4 0.6
Harouna Sissoko 25 15.8 4.2 3.1 0.4 0.3 0.5 0.8
Abdou Ndiaye 23 14.2 3.8 2.7 0.7 0.5 1.4 1.2
Howard Fleming 24 22.4 3.8 4.7 2.8 0.8 0.2 2.7
Alston Andrews 12 7.5 2.4 1.5 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.6
Jayden Johnson 8 3.6 1.5 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0
Alex Kotov 12 8.0 1.5 1.9 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.8
Nik Stadelman 6 2.7 0.2 0.3 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.2

2020-2021 Illinois State Redbirds Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Dan Muller Head Coach 2012-2013 N/A
Brian Jones Associate Head Coach 2019-2020 Head Coach (North Dakota, 2006 to 2019)
Brian Reese Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Head Coach (Georgian Court, 2015 to 2016)
Marcus Belcher Assistant Coach 2019-2020 Associate Head Coach (Indiana State, 2017 to 2019)
John Putyrski Video Coordinator, Director of Player Personnel 2019-2020 Assistant Coach (Eastern Florida State College, 2018 to 2019)
Larry Lyons Athletic Director 2013-2014 N/A
Jim Lathrop Director of Strength and Conditioning 2014-2015 N/A
Spencer Johnson Director of Basketball Operations 2016-2017 Video Coordinator (Illinois State, 2015 to 2016)
John Munn Head Athletic Trainer 2006-2007 N/A
Lauren Hutchcraft Director of Communications 2014-2015 N/A