2018-2019 Tennessee State Tigers

2018-2019 Tennessee State Tigers Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
30 Stokley Chaffee Sr F 6-8 215 Dec 22, 1996 Oakland (CA) United States Amador Valley High School
0 Armani Chaney Sr PG 5-10 165 Apr 26, 1997 Chicago (IL) United States St. Rita of Cascia High School
22 Daniel Cummings So F 6-5 225 Mar 14, 1997 Aurora Canada St. Benedict's Prep School
10 Tripp Davis Jr G 6-3 180 Aug 22, 1997 Antioch (TN) United States Lighthouse Christian High School
34 Jalen Duke Jr GF 6-5 224 Mar 10, 1997 Nashville (TN) United States Martin Luther King Magnet
2 Emmanuel Egbuta Jr F 6-7 230 Dec 12, 1996 Bronx (NY) United States Edward A. Reynolds West Side High School
3 Donte Fitzpatrick Jr SF 6-5 195 May 5, 1996 Memphis (TN) United States Southwind High School
23 DaJion Henderson Jr F 6-7 275 Nov 15, 1996 Los Angeles (CA) United States Crenshaw High School
12 Monty Johal RS-Fr SG 6-3 185 Jan 9, 2000 Springfield (MO) United States Glendale High School
1 Michael Littlejohn Jr G 5-10 160 Jul 29, 1998 Muskegon (MI) United States Muskegon High School
11 Kamar McKnight Jr SG 6-4 205 Mar 6, 1996 Toronto Canada St. Benedict's Prep School
15 Demarcus Mitchell Fr F 6-7 220 Aug 1, 1999 Memphis (TN) United States Germantown High School
4 Damarri Moore Jr F 6-8 200 Oct 20, 1997 Brooklyn (NY) United States George Westinghouse High School
5 David Morris Fr G 6-1 180 Sep 17, 1998 Erie (PA) United States Strong Vincent High School

Tennessee State Transfers Sitting Out 2018-2019

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality Transferred From
- Ben Kone' Jr C 6-9 235 Mar 21, 1998 San Jose United States Oregon State
20 Jy'lan Washington Sr F 6-9 210 Feb 28, 1997 Smyrna (TN) United States Louisiana Tech

Recent Tennessee State Tigers History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2019-2020 18-15 (9-9) 5th (OVC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2018-2019 9-21 (6-12) 7th (OVC) N/A N/A
2017-2018 15-15 (10-8) 5th (OVC) 1st Rnd N/A
2016-2017 17-13 (8-8) 6th (OVC) 1st Rnd N/A
2015-2016 20-11 (11-5) 2nd (OVC) 2nd Rnd CIT 1st Rnd
2014-2015 5-26 (2-14) 12th (OVC) N/A N/A
2013-2014 5-25 (4-12) 10th (OVC) N/A N/A
2012-2013 18-15 (11-5) 3rd (OVC) 3rd Rnd CIT 1st Rnd
2011-2012 20-13 (11-5) 2nd (OVC) Runner Up CIT 1st Rnd
2010-2011 14-16 (10-8) 5th (OVC) 1st Rnd N/A
2009-2010 9-23 (6-12) 8th (OVC) 1st Rnd N/A
2008-2009 12-18 (9-9) 6th (OVC) 1st Rnd N/A
2007-2008 15-17 (10-10) 5th (OVC) Runner Up N/A
2006-2007 12-20 (8-12) 7th (OVC) 1st Rnd N/A
2005-2006 13-15 (11-9) 5th (OVC) 1st Rnd N/A
2004-2005 14-17 (9-7) 5th (OVC) 1st Rnd N/A
2003-2004 7-21 (6-10) 8th (OVC) 1st Rnd N/A
2002-2003 2-25 9th (OVC) N/A N/A

2018-2019 Tennessee State Tigers Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Donte Fitzpatrick All-OVC Second Team
Donte Fitzpatrick OVC Newcomer of the Week (Dec 17, 2018)
Donte Fitzpatrick OVC Newcomer of the Week (Nov 12, 2018)

2018-2019 Tennessee State Tigers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters A. Chaney T. Davis D. Fitzpatrick K. McKnight S. Chaffee
Rotation M. Littlejohn   E. Egbuta    
Rotation D. Morris   D. Henderson    
Lim PT   M. Johal J. Washington D. Moore  
Lim PT     D. Mitchell D. Cummings  
Lim PT       J. Duke  

2018-2019 Tennessee State Tigers Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Donte Fitzpatrick 26 28.2 14.3 5.4 1.5 0.7 0.3 2.6
Kamar McKnight 29 29.2 11.8 2.8 1.9 0.9 0.1 2.6
Michael Littlejohn 30 21.7 9.1 1.6 1.4 0.6 0.0 1.4
Armani Chaney 25 25.7 8.6 2.4 2.9 1.3 0.0 2.4
Tripp Davis 30 23.9 7.8 3.0 1.2 1.5 0.1 0.9
Stokley Chaffee 30 23.3 7.0 6.3 0.9 0.5 1.1 1.8
Jalen Duke 5 15.4 7.0 1.6 0.4 1.2 0.2 0.4
Emmanuel Egbuta 28 18.3 6.9 4.9 0.2 0.7 0.5 1.2
David Morris 28 15.1 4.5 1.6 1.0 0.7 0.0 1.4
Demarcus Mitchell 3 5.3 4.0 2.7 0.0 0.0 0.7 0.3
Monty Johal 4 7.2 3.8 2.0 0.5 0.2 0.0 0.8
DaJion Henderson 29 11.6 3.7 2.9 0.5 0.2 0.1 1.4
Daniel Cummings 14 11.5 2.1 1.4 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.4
Damarri Moore 14 14.6 1.5 2.5 1.2 0.5 0.6 1.7

2018-2019 Tennessee State Tigers Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Brian Collins Head Coach 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (Illinois State, 2017 to 2018)
Ben Walker Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (South Dakota State, 2016 to 2018)
Jerry Nichols Assistant Coach 2018-2019 N/A
Russ Willemsen Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (South Alabama, 2013 to 2018)
Josh Bone Video Coordinator 2018-2019 N/A
Matt Richardson Video Coordinator 2018-2019 N/A
Teresa Phillips Athletic Director 2002-2003 N/A
Trevor Searcy Athletic Trainer 2016-2017 N/A