2019-2020 Murray State Racers

2019-2020 Murray State Racers Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
10 Tevin Brown So G 6-5 175 Sep 23, 1998 Fairhope (AL) United States Fairhope High School
2 Chico Carter, Jr. Fr SG 6-2 190 Nov 3, 2000 Columbia (SC) United States Cardinal Newman High School
32 Darnell Cowart Sr F 6-8 280 Oct 16, 1998 Chicago (IL) United States Agua Fria High School
14 Jaiveon Eaves Sr SG 6-2 205 Feb 10, 1998 Madisonville (KY) United States Madisonville-North Hopkins High School
13 Devin Gilmore Jr F 6-6 200 Oct 16, 1997 Picayune (MS) United States Ridgeland High School
45 Jason Holliday Jr G 6-4 200 Jan 21, 1999 Baton Rouge (LA) United States Brusly High School
4 Noah Kamba Fr PG 6-2 180 Oct 12, 2000 Brookline (MA) United States Dexter School
0 Demond Robinson Fr PF 6-9 250 Oct 11, 2000 Meridian (MS) United States Robert E. Lee High School
24 Anthony Smith Sr F 6-7 225 Mar 16, 1997 Suitland (MD) United States Potomac High School
1 DaQuan Smith Fr PG 6-1 185 Dec 23, 1999 Holly Springs (MS) United States Holly Springs High School
11 Matt Smith Fr SF 6-6 225 Feb 13, 2001 Mint Hill (NC) United States Independence High School
25 Rod Thomas Fr G 6-0 183 Jun 19, 2001 Paducah (KY) United States Paducah Tilghman High School
22 Brion Whitley Jr SG 6-4 200 Jun 7, 1998 Sarasota (FL) United States Sarasota Christian High School
23 K.J. Williams So F 6-10 245 Sep 3, 1999 Cleveland (MS) United States Cleveland Central Catholic High School

Recent Murray State Racers History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2019-2020 23-9 (15-3) 1st (OVC) Runner Up N/A
2018-2019 28-5 (16-2) 1st (OVC) Champion NCAA 2nd Rnd
2017-2018 26-6 (16-2) 1st (OVC) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2016-2017 16-17 (8-8) 6th (OVC) 3rd Rnd N/A
2015-2016 17-14 (10-6) 5th (OVC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2014-2015 29-6 1st (OVC) Runner Up NIT 3rd Rnd
2013-2014 23-11 (13-3) 2nd (OVC) 3rd Rnd CIT Champion
2012-2013 21-10 (10-6) 4th (OVC) Runner Up N/A
2011-2012 31-2 (15-1) 1st (OVC) Champion NCAA 2nd Rnd
2010-2011 24-9 (14-4) 1st (OVC) 3rd Rnd NIT 1st Rnd
2009-2010 31-5 (17-1) 1st (OVC) Champion NCAA 2nd Rnd
2008-2009 19-12 (13-5) 2nd (OVC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2007-2008 18-13 (13-7) 2nd (OVC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2006-2007 16-14 (13-7) 2nd (OVC) 1st Rnd N/A
2005-2006 24-7 (17-3) 1st (OVC) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2004-2005 17-11 (11-5) 2nd (OVC) 1st Rnd N/A
2003-2004 28-6 (14-2) 2nd (OVC) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2002-2003 17-12 (9-7) 4th (OVC) 2nd Rnd N/A

2019-2020 Murray State Racers Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Tevin Brown NABC All-District (18) First Team
Tevin Brown All-OVC First Team
K.J. Williams All-OVC First Team
Tevin Brown OVC All-Tournament Team

2019-2020 Murray State Racers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters D. Smith J. Eaves T. Brown A. Smith D. Robinson
Rotation   C. Carter, Jr. D. Gilmore   K. Williams
Lim PT N. Kamba J. Holliday   D. Cowart  
Lim PT R. Thomas B. Whitley      

2019-2020 Murray State Racers Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Tevin Brown 32 37.3 17.9 4.6 3.7 1.2 0.4 2.6
K.J. Williams 32 23.3 12.7 7.2 1.0 1.1 0.7 1.6
Jaiveon Eaves 30 31.7 11.1 2.2 1.9 0.6 0.1 1.7
Anthony Smith 32 26.7 9.4 7.5 1.1 0.5 0.4 1.8
Darnell Cowart 8 15.1 8.0 3.2 0.9 0.2 0.5 1.5
DaQuan Smith 32 27.9 7.2 2.9 3.4 0.7 0.2 2.0
Chico Carter, Jr. 22 18.0 6.3 1.5 2.3 0.6 0.1 1.5
Demond Robinson 29 14.4 6.2 3.6 0.4 0.4 1.5 1.2
Devin Gilmore 32 13.6 4.7 4.1 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.5
Noah Kamba 14 6.3 1.1 0.9 0.6 0.1 0.0 0.5
Jason Holliday 30 10.6 0.7 1.2 0.4 0.4 0.2 0.5
Rod Thomas 9 3.2 0.3 0.7 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.4

2019-2020 Murray State Racers Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Matt McMahon Head Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Murray State, 2011 to 2015)
Shane Nichols Assistant Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Hofstra, 2013 to 2015)
Tim Kaine Assistant Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Georgia Southern, 2014 to 2015)
Casey Long Assistant Coach 2017-2018 Assistant Coach (VCU, 2016 to 2017)
Michael Chapman Video Coordinator 2019-2020 Assistant Coach (Murray State, 2018 to 2019)
Velvet Milkman Athletic Director 2018-2019 N/A
Ronrico White Director of Player Development 2019-2020 Assistant Coach (Emory & Henry, 2017 to 2018)
Eric Frederick Head Athletic Trainer 2015-2016 Assistant Athletic Trainer (Murray State, 1993 to 2015)