2020-2021 Murray State Racers

2020-2021 Murray State Racers Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
4 Dionte Bostick Fr G 6-2 190 - Clearwater (FL) United States East Lake High School
10 Tevin Brown Jr G 6-5 175 Sep 23, 1998 Fairhope (AL) United States Fairhope High School
2 Chico Carter, Jr. So SG 6-2 190 Nov 3, 2000 Columbia (SC) United States Cardinal Newman High School
13 Devin Gilmore Sr F 6-6 200 Oct 16, 1997 Picayune (MS) United States Ridgeland High School
14 Justice Hill So PG 6-0 170 - Little Rock (AR) United States Little Rock Christian High School
24 Ja'Queze Kirby Fr F 6-6 190 - Hazlehurst (GA) United States Jeff Davis High School
32 Nick McMullen Fr PF 6-8 235 - Gibsonville (NC) United States Ben L. Smith High School
0 Demond Robinson So PF 6-8 255 Oct 11, 2000 Meridian (MS) United States Robert E. Lee High School
33 Jackson Sivills Fr GF 6-6 200 - Paducah (KY) United States McCracken County High School
1 DaQuan Smith So 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 So G 6-0 185 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 Jr 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
2020-2021 13-13 (10-10) 5th (OVC) 1st Rnd N/A
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

2020-2021 Murray State Racers Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Tevin Brown All-OVC First Team
K.J. Williams All-OVC First Team
K.J. Williams OVC Player of the Week (Feb 1, 2021)

2020-2021 Murray State Racers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters D. Bostick C. Carter, Jr. T. Brown N. McMullen K. Williams
Rotation J. Hill   D. Gilmore D. Robinson  
Rotation D. Smith   J. Sivills    
Lim PT R. Thomas B. Whitley J. Kirby    
Lim PT     M. Smith    

2020-2021 Murray State Racers Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
K.J. Williams 26 28.5 15.6 8.5 1.0 1.0 0.6 2.1
Tevin Brown 26 35.5 14.7 5.9 4.3 1.4 0.6 1.6
Chico Carter, Jr. 26 24.2 12.7 1.7 1.9 1.1 0.1 2.0
Demond Robinson 23 24.3 6.9 4.6 1.2 0.5 1.0 1.8
Devin Gilmore 26 16.8 5.8 4.4 0.7 0.6 0.4 0.8
Justice Hill 26 22.0 5.7 2.0 3.6 0.7 0.1 1.7
Dionte Bostick 19 15.9 4.9 1.4 2.9 0.5 0.3 1.6
DaQuan Smith 25 16.6 4.5 1.3 1.4 0.5 0.2 0.7
Brion Whitley 19 11.6 4.4 1.6 0.5 0.2 0.2 0.7
Matt Smith 4 5.8 2.8 2.8 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.5
Jackson Sivills 14 7.1 2.6 1.2 0.1 0.4 0.0 0.5
Ja'Queze Kirby 12 5.2 2.0 1.9 0.4 0.4 0.2 0.5
Rod Thomas 9 3.4 1.7 0.4 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1
Nick McMullen 22 9.5 1.6 1.6 0.1 0.0 0.2 0.3

2020-2021 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)
Kevin Saal Athletic Director 2020-2021 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)