2017-2018 Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils

2017-2018 Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
23 LaCurtis Allen Sr SF 6-4 185 - Duck Hill (MS) United States Grenada High School
32 Kaleb Allison Fr C 6-7 275 - Greenville (MS) United States Denton High School
21 Arinze Anakwenze Jr F 6-6 195 - Los Angeles (CA) United States N/A
31 Davere Creighton Jr F 6-5 230 - Brooklyn (NY) United States Thomas Jefferson High School
25 Demontavious Davis Fr G 6-0 163 - Jackson (MS) United States Long Beach High School
15 Gemaal Davis Jr SF 6-5 185 - Queens (NY) United States N/A
5 Tereke Eckwood Jr G 6-2 175 - Springdale (AR) United States Springdale Har-Ber High School
10 Emmanuel Ejeh Jr C 6-8 220 - Abuja Nigeria N/A
3 Jordan Evans Jr SG 6-2 165 - Waco (TX) United States Waco University High School
12 Lorenzo Hunt So F 6-4 186 - Memphis (TN) United States Mitchell High School
0 Jeffery Lewis Fr G 6-5 200 - Madison (MS) United States Ridgeland High School
22 Nate Nahimy Jr PG 6-2 182 - Houston (TX) United States N/A
- Nkem Ojeh So F 6-7 222 - Atlanta (GA) United States N/A
11 Kylan Phillips Jr PG 5-11 158 - Memphis (TN) United States Mitchell High School
2 Tommie Purnell Fr PG 5-8 160 - Houston (TX) United States Worthing High School
20 Marcus Roberts Jr F 6-6 195 - Jackson (MS) United States N/A
1 Dante Scott Jr SG 6-4 220 - Smyrna (GA) United States Campbell High School
24 Henry Taylor Fr G 6-4 173 - Gary (IN) United States North Central High School
33 Jamal Watson Sr FC 6-9 200 Dec 12, 1994 Long Beach (CA) United States Lakewood High School

Recent Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2018-2019 6-26 (4-14) 9th (SWAC) N/A N/A
2017-2018 4-28 (4-14) 9th (SWAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2016-2017 7-25 (7-11) 7th (SWAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2015-2016 8-27 (6-12) 7th (SWAC) 3rd Rnd N/A
2014-2015 6-26 (5-13) 8th (SWAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2013-2014 9-23 (5-13) 9th (SWAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2012-2013 5-23 (5-13) 9th (SWAC) N/A N/A
2011-2012 21-13 (17-1) 1st (SWAC) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2010-2011 13-19 (12-6) 2nd (SWAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2009-2010 9-23 (8-10) 6th (SWAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2008-2009 7-25 (7-11) 6th (SWAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2007-2008 17-16 (12-6) 2nd (SWAC) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2006-2007 18-16 (13-5) 1st (SWAC) Runner Up NIT 1st Rnd
2005-2006 9-19 (9-9) 6th (SWAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2004-2005 14-14 (11-7) 2nd (SWAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2003-2004 22-7 (16-2) 1st (SWAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2002-2003 15-14 (14-4) 1st (SWAC) 2nd Rnd N/A

2017-2018 Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Dante Scott SWAC First Team All-Conference

2017-2018 Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters K. Phillips J. Evans L. Hunt D. Scott A. Anakwenze
Rotation N. Nahimy T. Eckwood G. Davis   E. Ejeh
Rotation   J. Lewis L. Allen   J. Watson
Rotation   D. Davis      
Lim PT   H. Taylor D. Creighton   K. Allison

2017-2018 Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Dante Scott 30 31.6 14.9 5.6 1.9 0.5 0.3 2.5
Jordan Evans 32 30.0 14.7 3.0 2.0 1.0 0.0 2.0
Tereke Eckwood 14 21.4 6.6 2.6 1.9 0.9 0.1 1.5
Gemaal Davis 31 13.5 5.3 2.4 0.5 0.4 0.0 0.8
Emmanuel Ejeh 32 16.1 4.6 5.6 0.4 0.3 0.5 0.8
Kylan Phillips 23 21.0 4.3 2.5 1.3 0.8 0.0 1.0
Nate Nahimy 30 19.3 4.2 1.4 1.4 0.7 0.0 1.1
Lorenzo Hunt 31 16.2 4.1 2.3 0.6 0.6 0.2 1.0
Demontavious Davis 2 11.5 4.0 2.5 0.5 0.0 0.0 1.0
Arinze Anakwenze 32 16.4 3.7 2.9 0.5 0.4 0.5 1.0
Jamal Watson 8 15.5 3.1 3.0 1.1 0.2 0.5 0.8
Jeffery Lewis 24 11.8 2.9 1.2 0.5 0.2 0.0 0.9
Davere Creighton 27 7.8 2.4 1.6 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.4
LaCurtis Allen 30 12.5 2.1 1.5 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.6
Henry Taylor 31 4.7 1.1 0.6 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.4
Kaleb Allison 24 5.5 1.0 1.0 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.5

2017-2018 Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Andre Payne Head Coach 2014-2015 N/A
Adaiah Curry Assistant Coach 2014-2015 N/A
Eric Strothers Assistant Coach 2014-2015 Assistant Coach (Jackson State, 1994 to 2013)
Jaquay Walls Assistant Coach 2017-2018 Graduate Assistant (Mississippi Valley State, 2016 to 2017)
Dianthia Ford-Kee Athletic Director 2013-2014 N/A
LaMonica Scott Director of Sports Information 2014-2015 N/A
Nathan Lewis Athletic Trainer 2017-2018 N/A