2017-2018 Army Black Knights

2017-2018 Army Black Knights Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
4 Daniel Andrews Jr F 6-7 205 - Honolulu (HI) United States Punahou School
11 Tucker Blackwell Fr SG 6-1 178 - Bloomington (IN) United States Bloomington South High School
21 Will Culliton So SG 6-2 187 - Plymouth (MN) United States Breck School
2 Cayne Edwards Jr G 6-4 220 - Schertz (TX) United States Samuel Clemens High School
52 John Emezie Jr F 6-6 215 - Waxhaw (NC) United States Marvin Ridge High School
51 Parker Fennema Jr F 6-6 215 - Raleigh (NC) United States United States Military Academy Preparatory School
12 Nick Finke Fr PF 6-7 220 - Champaign (IL) United States Champaign Central High School
30 Jordan Fox Jr G 6-1 184 - McKee (KY) United States United States Military Academy Preparatory School
33 Cameron Fuller Fr PF 6-8 201 - Newhall (CA) United States William S. Hart Union High School
11 Tommy Funk So G 6-0 195 - Warrington (PA) United States Archbishop Wood High School
5 Lonnie Grayson Fr G 6-0 175 - Cincinnati (OH) United States Wyoming High School
24 Jason Houle Jr G 6-5 207 - Plymouth (MI) United States Father Gabriel Richard Regional Catholic High School
15 Jacob Kessler Jr GF 6-4 190 - Richmond (VA) United States Mills Godwin High School
35 Alex King Fr F 6-8 200 - Columbus (IN) United States Columbus North High School
23 Gunther Klimes So SF 6-6 200 - Bellevue (WA) United States Bellevue High School
53 Lance Lawson So G 6-2 190 - Charlotte (NC) United States Ardrey Kell High School
15 Mark Madden Fr G 6-5 205 - South Bend (IN) United States Saint Joseph's High School
5 Ben Mammel Jr G 6-0 183 - San Antonio (TX) United States Winston Churchill High School
32 Vincent McFadden So PF 6-8 197 - San Juan Capistrano (CA) United States San Juan Hills High School
34 John Miller Jr PF 6-9 225 - Columbus (OH) United States New Albany High School
25 Luke Morrison Sr F 6-6 218 - Charlotte (NC) United States Northside Christian Academy
44 Mark Pollack Sr F 6-6 218 - Charlotte (NC) United States Charlotte Catholic High School
45 Adam Roe Jr F 6-5 210 - Weston (MO) United States West Platte High School
43 Keeston Smith So F 6-5 210 - Oregon City (OR) United States La Salle Catholic College Preparatory
0 Babacar Thiombane Fr PF 6-7 193 - Los Angeles (CA) United States Fairfax High School
14 Matthew Wilson So FC 6-9 245 - Alexandria (KY) United States Campbell County High School

Recent Army Black Knights History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2018-2019 13-19 (8-10) 5th (Patriot) 2nd Rnd N/A
2017-2018 13-17 (6-12) 8th (Patriot) 1st Rnd N/A
2016-2017 13-19 (6-12) 8th (Patriot) 2nd Rnd N/A
2015-2016 19-14 (9-9) 4th (Patriot) 3rd Rnd CIT 1st Rnd
2014-2015 15-15 (6-12) 10th (Patriot) 1st Rnd N/A
2013-2014 15-16 (10-8) 5th (Patriot) 3rd Rnd N/A
2012-2013 16-15 (8-6) 4th (Patriot) 2nd Rnd N/A
2011-2012 12-18 (5-9) 6th (Patriot) 1st Rnd N/A
2010-2011 11-19 (3-11) 8th (Patriot) 1st Rnd N/A
2009-2010 14-15 (4-10) 8th (Patriot) 1st Rnd N/A
2008-2009 11-19 (6-8) 4th (Patriot) 2nd Rnd N/A
2007-2008 14-16 (6-8) 5th (Patriot) 2nd Rnd N/A
2006-2007 15-16 (4-10) 6th (Patriot) 2nd Rnd N/A
2005-2006 5-22 (1-13) 8th (Patriot) 1st Rnd N/A
2004-2005 3-24 (1-13) 8th (Patriot) 1st Rnd N/A
2003-2004 6-21 (3-11) 7th (Patriot) 1st Rnd N/A
2002-2003 5-22 8th (Patriot) 1st Rnd N/A

2017-2018 Army Black Knights Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Tommy Funk The Citadel Tournament MVP
Tucker Blackwell The Citadel Tournament All-Tournament Team
Tommy Funk The Citadel Tournament All-Tournament Team
Matthew Wilson The Citadel Tournament All-Tournament Team
Alex King Patriot League Rookie of the Week (Dec 18, 2017)

2017-2018 Army Black Knights Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters T. Funk J. Fox J. Kessler L. Morrison M. Wilson
Rotation   T. Blackwell J. Emezie A. King  
Lim PT L. Grayson W. Culliton K. Smith B. Thiombane  
Lim PT L. Lawson M. Madden P. Fennema J. Miller  
Lim PT   J. Houle M. Pollack N. Finke  
Lim PT   C. Edwards      

2017-2018 Army Black Knights Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Jordan Fox 30 30.0 13.7 4.1 4.2 0.8 0.1 2.1
Matthew Wilson 30 24.6 12.0 5.7 0.5 0.3 0.2 1.7
Tommy Funk 30 30.1 10.8 3.1 5.7 0.8 0.0 2.2
Alex King 30 19.5 9.3 3.5 0.8 0.6 0.6 1.7
Luke Morrison 30 19.6 8.6 3.7 1.0 0.3 0.0 0.8
Tucker Blackwell 29 17.0 6.0 1.5 1.1 0.8 0.1 0.9
Jacob Kessler 30 23.0 5.2 4.1 1.8 0.7 0.4 1.0
John Emezie 29 14.3 3.8 1.7 0.8 0.7 0.4 0.8
Lonnie Grayson 22 9.3 3.0 1.0 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.7
Will Culliton 1 4.0 2.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0
Cayne Edwards 5 3.2 2.0 1.4 0.2 0.4 0.0 0.2
John Miller 21 6.0 1.2 1.3 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.4
Babacar Thiombane 30 9.4 1.2 2.8 0.3 0.5 0.6 0.8
Parker Fennema 5 3.8 1.2 0.6 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.2
Mark Pollack 6 2.7 1.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.2
Mark Madden 7 3.9 0.6 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1
Jason Houle 2 3.5 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5
Lance Lawson 2 3.0 0.0 0.0 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.0
Nick Finke 1 4.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Keeston Smith 1 4.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

2017-2018 Army Black Knights Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Jimmy Allen Head Coach 2016-2017 Associate Head Coach (Army, 2015 to 2016)
Brandon Linton Assistant Coach 2014-2015 N/A
Drew Adams Assistant Coach 2015-2016 Director of Basketball Operations (American University, 2014 to 2015)
Ben Wilkins Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Mount St. Mary's, 2012 to 2016)
Zak Boisvert Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Maine, 2014 to 2016)
Boo Corrigan Athletic Director 2011-2012 N/A
Scott Swanson Director of Strength and Conditioning 2001-2002 N/A
Jeremy Hence Director of Basketball Operations 2016-2017 N/A
Bob Beretta Assistant Athletic Director 2007-2008 N/A
Tim Kelly Head Athletic Trainer 1992-1993 N/A