2018-2019 Lamar Cardinals

2018-2019 Lamar Cardinals Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
15 T.J. Atwood Jr SG 6-6 203 Nov 4, 1997 Beaumont (TX) United States Beaumont Central High School
22 Christian Barrett Jr F 6-6 220 - Houston (TX) United States Westbury Christian School
13 Davion Buster Fr G 5-10 150 - Austin (TX) United States Lanier High School
2 Grehlon Easter Fr G 6-3 172 - Little Rock (AR) United States Mills University Studies High School
23 Jordan Foster So C 6-9 225 - Lafayette (LA) United States Ovey Comeaux High School
3 Nick Garth Sr PG 6-0 191 Dec 3, 1996 Houston (TX) United States Cypress Lakes High School
12 V.J. Holmes Jr G 6-4 185 - Jupiter (FL) United States Oxbridge Academy of the Palm Beaches
0 Jordan Hunter Jr SG 5-11 180 - Beaumont (TX) United States Ozen High School
14 Edwin Jeudy Jr F 6-7 210 - Montreal Canada Thetford Academy
1 Mike Kolawole Jr SG 6-5 195 - Garland (TX) United States Rowlett High School
11 Josh Nzeakor Sr PF 6-8 225 May 13, 1997 Dallas (TX) United States Mesquite High School
24 Laquarious Paige Jr G 6-3 180 Jul 6, 1996 West Orange (TX) United States West Orange-Stark High School
5 Avery Sullivan So FC 6-8 220 - Pflugerville (TX) United States Pflugerville High School

Recent Lamar Cardinals History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2018-2019 20-13 (12-6) 3rd (Southland) 2nd Rnd N/A
2017-2018 19-14 (11-7) 5th (Southland) 1st Rnd CIT 1st Rnd
2016-2017 19-15 (10-8) 5th (Southland) 2nd Rnd CIT 1st Rnd
2015-2016 11-19 (3-15) 13th (Southland) N/A N/A
2014-2015 15-15 (9-9) 6th (Southland) N/A N/A
2013-2014 4-26 (3-15) 12th (Southland) N/A N/A
2012-2013 3-28 (1-17) 10th (Southland) N/A N/A
2011-2012 23-12 (11-5) 3rd (Southland) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2010-2011 13-17 (7-9) 9th (Southland) N/A N/A
2009-2010 14-18 (5-11) 9th (Southland) N/A N/A
2008-2009 15-15 (6-10) 9th (Southland) N/A N/A
2007-2008 19-11 (13-3) 1st (Southland) 1st Rnd N/A
2006-2007 15-17 (8-8) 5th (Southland) 2nd Rnd N/A
2005-2006 17-14 (9-7) 4th (Southland) 2nd Rnd N/A
2004-2005 18-11 (9-7) 5th (Southland) 2nd Rnd N/A
2003-2004 11-18 (5-11) 10th (Southland) N/A N/A
2002-2003 13-14 (10-10) 5th (Southland) N/A N/A

2018-2019 Lamar Cardinals Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Josh Nzeakor NABC All-District (23) Second Team
Nick Garth All-Southland First Team
Josh Nzeakor All-Southland Second Team
Josh Nzeakor Southland All-Tournament Team
Christian Barrett Southland Player of the Week (Feb 4, 2019)
Nick Garth Southland Player of the Week (Dec 27, 2018)
Nick Garth Southland Player of the Week (Mar 4, 2019)
Nick Garth Southland Player of the Week (Feb 18, 2019)

2018-2019 Lamar Cardinals Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters N. Garth J. Hunter V. Holmes C. Barrett J. Nzeakor
Rotation D. Buster     E. Jeudy  
Lim PT   M. Kolawole   A. Sullivan J. Foster
Lim PT   G. Easter   T. Atwood  
Lim PT   L. Paige      

2018-2019 Lamar Cardinals Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Nick Garth 31 31.1 16.6 2.4 2.4 1.2 0.1 1.5
Josh Nzeakor 32 31.0 15.0 7.8 0.7 0.6 0.5 2.2
Jordan Hunter 31 25.2 11.4 2.3 3.6 1.4 0.2 2.2
T.J. Atwood 19 27.2 10.9 5.4 2.1 1.8 0.6 1.9
Davion Buster 19 15.6 8.1 1.6 1.3 0.6 0.1 0.9
Christian Barrett 27 19.1 7.5 7.4 0.7 0.4 0.2 1.4
Edwin Jeudy 28 16.6 5.2 3.7 0.6 0.5 0.1 1.0
Laquarious Paige 15 17.0 5.1 1.5 0.9 0.9 0.3 1.5
V.J. Holmes 33 24.2 5.1 3.0 2.6 1.2 0.6 1.9
Mike Kolawole 33 16.0 4.4 3.6 1.6 0.9 0.1 1.2
Grehlon Easter 29 10.7 2.9 0.9 0.6 0.7 0.1 0.4
Avery Sullivan 15 7.0 2.5 1.5 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.5
Jordan Foster 28 6.1 1.0 1.3 0.1 0.2 0.7 0.6

2018-2019 Lamar Cardinals Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Tic Price Head Coach 2014-2015 Assistant Coach (Lamar, 2008 to 2011)
Bobby Kummer Associate Head Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Lamar, 2014 to 2016)
Brandon Chappell Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (Arkansas-Fort Smith, 2016 to 2017)
David Dumars Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (McNeese State, 2006 to 2018)
Marco Born Athletic Director 2018-2019 N/A
Joey Cantafio Director of Basketball Operations 2017-2018 Director of Video Operations (Tulane, 2014 to 2017)
Andrew Daspit Graduate Manager 2018-2019 N/A
Joshua Yonker Head Athletic Trainer 2005-2006 N/A