2018-2019 Furman Paladins

2018-2019 Furman Paladins Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
3 Mike Bothwell Fr G 6-3 187 - Willoughby (OH) United States Cornerstone Christian Academy High School
5 Andy Brown Sr SG 6-5 212 - Travelers Rest (SC) United States Travelers Rest High School
0 Tre Clark So SG 6-5 194 Aug 22, 1998 Palmetto Bay (FL) United States Palmetto Ridge High School
4 Noah Gurley Fr F 6-8 190 - Fayetteville (GA) United States Fayette County High School
10 Alex Hunter So G 5-11 170 Feb 24, 1999 Raleigh (NC) United States Leesville High School
23 Jordan Lyons Jr SG 5-11 203 - Peachtree City (GA) United States McIntosh High School
45 Clay Mounce So GF 6-7 200 - Mount Airy (NC) United States Mount Airy High School
1 Jaylon Pugh Fr G 6-0 167 - Cartersville (GA) United States Cartersville High School
32 Matt Rafferty Sr PF 6-8 215 Jul 29, 1997 Chicago (IL) United States Hinsdale Central High School
13 Brady Schuck Sr G 6-2 165 - Charleston (SC) United States James Island High School
20 Jalen Slawson Fr F 6-7 206 - Summerville (SC) United States Pinewood Preparatory School
11 Robert Swanson Fr G 5-10 160 - Myrtle Beach (SC) United States Myrtle Beach High School
21 Andrew Taylor Fr PG 6-2 194 - Corbin (KY) United States Corbin High School
2 Jalen Williams Jr PF 6-8 240 Feb 2, 1996 Greenville (SC) United States Wade Hampton High School

Recent Furman Paladins History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2018-2019 25-8 (13-5) 3rd (SoCon) 3rd Rnd NIT 1st Rnd
2017-2018 23-10 (13-5) 3rd (SoCon) 3rd Rnd N/A
2016-2017 23-12 (14-4) 1st (SoCon) 2nd Rnd CIT 4th Rnd
2015-2016 19-16 (11-7) 3rd (SoCon) 3rd Rnd CIT 2nd Rnd
2014-2015 11-22 (5-13) 10th (SoCon) Runner Up N/A
2013-2014 9-21 (3-13) 10th (SoCon) 1st Rnd N/A
2012-2013 7-24 (3-15) 12th (SoCon) 2nd Rnd N/A
2011-2012 15-16 (8-10) 7th (SoCon) 2nd Rnd N/A
2010-2011 21-11 (12-6) 3rd (SoCon) 3rd Rnd CIT 1st Rnd
2009-2010 13-17 (7-11) 7th (SoCon) 1st Rnd N/A
2008-2009 6-24 (4-16) 11th (SoCon) 1st Rnd N/A
2007-2008 7-23 (6-14) 9th (SoCon) 1st Rnd N/A
2006-2007 15-16 (8-10) 5th (SoCon) 3rd Rnd N/A
2005-2006 15-13 (8-7) 6th (SoCon) 1st Rnd N/A
2004-2005 16-13 (9-7) 5th (SoCon) 1st Rnd N/A
2003-2004 17-12 (8-8) 6th (SoCon) 2nd Rnd N/A
2002-2003 14-17 (8-8) 6th (SoCon) 1st Rnd N/A

2018-2019 Furman Paladins Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Matt Rafferty NABC All-District (22) First Team
Matt Rafferty All-SoCon First Team (Media)
Jordan Lyons All-SoCon Third Team (Media)
Jordan Lyons SoCon Second Team All-Tournament
Matt Rafferty SoCon Second Team All-Tournament
Noah Gurley SoCon All-Freshman Team (Coaches)
Noah Gurley SoCon All-Freshman Team (Media)
Jordan Lyons SoCon Player of the Week (Nov 20, 2018)
Matt Rafferty SoCon Player of the Week (Feb 19, 2019)
Matt Rafferty SoCon Player of the Week (Jan 8, 2019)
Matt Rafferty SoCon Player of the Week (Dec 18, 2018)
Matt Rafferty SoCon All-Conference First Team (Coaches)
Jordan Lyons SoCon All-Conference Third Team (Coaches)

2018-2019 Furman Paladins Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters A. Hunter J. Lyons C. Mounce N. Gurley M. Rafferty
Rotation   A. Brown      
Lim PT M. Bothwell T. Clark J. Slawson J. Williams  
Lim PT J. Pugh        
Lim PT R. Swanson        
Lim PT B. Schuck        

2018-2019 Furman Paladins Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Matt Rafferty 33 33.4 17.5 9.0 4.3 2.5 1.1 2.1
Jordan Lyons 33 32.8 16.2 2.2 2.3 1.2 0.1 2.3
Clay Mounce 33 28.7 10.7 5.6 2.0 0.9 1.1 1.5
Alex Hunter 33 33.1 9.0 3.4 3.3 1.1 0.0 1.1
Noah Gurley 31 24.5 8.8 3.6 0.9 0.5 0.8 1.8
Andy Brown 26 21.6 7.4 2.7 1.2 0.8 0.2 1.1
Tre Clark 33 13.7 3.9 2.5 1.1 0.9 0.3 1.3
Mike Bothwell 30 10.0 3.5 0.9 0.7 0.5 0.1 0.6
Jaylon Pugh 15 6.9 2.6 1.3 0.4 0.2 0.0 0.3
Jalen Williams 18 5.0 1.4 1.8 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.2
Brady Schuck 13 2.6 1.1 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2
Jalen Slawson 26 6.0 0.7 1.5 0.2 0.5 0.5 0.3
Robert Swanson 12 1.7 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1

2018-2019 Furman Paladins Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Bob Richey Head Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Furman, 2011 to 2017)
Dwight Perry Assistant Coach 2014-2015 Video Coordinator (VCU, 2013 to 2014)
Tyler Murray Assistant Coach 2017-2018 Head Coach (Shorter, 2015 to 2017)
Mike Buddie Athletic Director 2015-2016 N/A
David Abernethy Director of Strength and Conditioning 2014-2015 N/A
Hunter Reid Director of Sports Information 2012-2013 N/A
Jon D'Angelo Director of Basketball Operations 2018-2019 N/A
Chandler Carver Assistant Director of Sports Information 2014-2015 N/A
Jordan Caskey Assistant Director of Sports Information 2014-2015 N/A
Julie Pare Assistant Director of Sports Information 2015-2016 Sports Information Assistant (Furman, 2009 to 2015)
Robby Bostain Director of Player Development 2017-2018 N/A
Elaine Baker Director of Sports Medicine 2014-2015 N/A
Craig Clark Head Athletic Trainer 2014-2015 N/A