2018-2019 South Alabama Jaguars

2018-2019 South Alabama Jaguars Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
33 Josh Ajayi Jr PF 6-7 244 Dec 27, 1997 San Gabriel (CA) United States Cheshire Academy
25 Jordan Andrews Jr SG 6-4 180 May 5, 1996 Reserve (LA) United States Riverside Academy
30 Abdul Dial Jr G 6-2 199 Jul 30, 1997 West Palm Beach (FL) United States Cardinal Newman High School
0 Kory Holden Sr G 6-1 182 May 14, 1996 Salisbury (MD) United States J.M. Bennett High School
12 R.J. Kelly So GF 6-5 183 Dec 2, 1997 Powder Springs (GA) United States Cumberland Christian Academy
1 Herb McGee Jr PG 6-1 195 Oct 17, 1997 LaPlace (LA) United States Riverside Academy
42 Trhae Mitchell Jr F 6-6 189 Aug 19, 1997 Austell (GA) United States Pebblebrook High School
3 Kevin Morris Jr PF 6-8 265 Jan 9, 1998 Dothan (AL) United States Dothan High School
11 John Pettway So PG 6-1 180 Nov 30, 1997 Orrville (AL) United States Keith High School
2 Tashombe Riley Sr F 6-5 195 Oct 26, 1994 Orangeburg (SC) United States Gray Military Academy
14 Rodrick Sikes Sr G 6-1 155 Sep 6, 1996 Ocean Springs (MS) United States St. Martin High School

South Alabama Transfers Sitting Out 2018-2019

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality Transferred From
- Josh Ayeni Jr C 6-6 212 - Zaria Nigeria St. Bonaventure
- Don Coleman Sr PG 6-1 182 Apr 4, 1996 Augusta (GA) United States California
- Andre Fox Sr SG 6-2 180 Aug 30, 1996 Greenbelt (MD) United States High Point

Recent South Alabama Jaguars History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2018-2019 17-17 (8-10) 8th (Sun Belt) 3rd Rnd N/A
2017-2018 14-18 (7-11) 9th (Sun Belt) 1st Rnd N/A
2016-2017 14-18 (7-11) 9th (Sun Belt) 1st Rnd N/A
2015-2016 14-19 (8-12) 7th (Sun Belt) 2nd Rnd N/A
2014-2015 12-21 (9-11) 6th (Sun Belt) 2nd Rnd N/A
2013-2014 11-20 (5-13) 9th (Sun Belt) N/A N/A
2012-2013 17-13 (14-6) 2nd (Sun Belt) 2nd Rnd CIT 1st Rnd
2011-2012 17-12 (8-8) 6th (Sun Belt) 2nd Rnd N/A
2010-2011 12-16 (6-10) 9th (Sun Belt) 1st Rnd N/A
2009-2010 17-15 (8-10) 9th (Sun Belt) 2nd Rnd N/A
2008-2009 20-13 (10-8) 5th (Sun Belt) Runner Up N/A
2007-2008 27-6 (16-2) 1st (Sun Belt) 3rd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2006-2007 20-12 (13-5) 1st (Sun Belt) 2nd Rnd NIT 1st Rnd
2005-2006 24-7 (12-3) 2nd (Sun Belt) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2004-2005 10-18 (6-9) 8th (Sun Belt) 1st Rnd N/A
2003-2004 12-16 (6-9) 8th (Sun Belt) 1st Rnd N/A
2002-2003 14-14 (7-8) 6th (Sun Belt) 2nd Rnd N/A

2018-2019 South Alabama Jaguars Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Josh Ajayi NABC All-District (24) Second Team
Josh Ajayi All-Sun Belt Second Team
Trhae Mitchell All-Sun Belt Third Team
Josh Ajayi Sun Belt All-Tournament Team
Trhae Mitchell Sun Belt Player of the Week (Jan 28, 2019)

2018-2019 South Alabama Jaguars Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters R. Sikes H. McGee K. Holden T. Mitchell J. Ajayi
Rotation     R. Kelly    
Lim PT J. Pettway J. Andrews T. Riley K. Morris  
Lim PT A. Dial        

2018-2019 South Alabama Jaguars Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Josh Ajayi 33 31.2 16.4 7.4 1.6 0.7 0.9 2.6
Trhae Mitchell 34 34.2 13.6 7.6 3.6 1.1 2.1 2.4
Rodrick Sikes 34 29.4 12.1 1.9 0.6 0.9 0.1 1.0
Kory Holden 25 23.2 10.4 1.6 2.4 0.4 0.1 1.9
Herb McGee 32 30.5 10.0 3.2 3.1 0.7 0.1 2.3
R.J. Kelly 33 26.5 4.4 4.1 1.0 0.7 0.7 1.3
John Pettway 34 17.2 4.3 1.6 1.6 1.1 0.1 1.1
Jordan Andrews 24 13.1 4.1 1.2 0.9 0.2 0.0 0.5
Abdul Dial 18 8.6 2.8 1.7 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.4
Kevin Morris 33 6.0 1.4 1.4 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.5

2018-2019 South Alabama Jaguars Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Richie Riley Head Coach 2018-2019 Head Coach (Nicholls State, 2016 to 2018)
Adam Howard Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (Troy, 2016 to 2018)
Amorrow Morgan Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (Nicholls State, 2017 to 2018)
Nima Omidvar Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Director of Basketball Operations (Maryland, 2014 to 2018)
Mikel Kosich Special Assistant to the Head Coach 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (St. Mary's (MD), 2015 to 2018)
Joel Erdmann, Ph. D. Athletic Director 2009-2010 N/A
Callye Williams Director of Strength and Conditioning 2017-2018 N/A
Tyler Parker Director of Basketball Operations 2018-2019 Director of Basketball Operations (Nicholls State, 2017 to 2018)
Brian Fremund Associate Athletic Director of Communications 2008-2009 N/A