2014-2015 North Dakota State Bison

2014-2015 North Dakota State Bison Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
12 Lawrence Alexander Sr G 6-3 190 Oct 22, 1991 Peoria (IL) United States Manual High School
22 Kory Brown Jr G 6-4 205 Jul 21, 1994 Hoffman Estates (IL) United States Elgin High School
4 Zach Checkal So G 6-3 195 - Delano (MN) United States Delano High School
13 Carlin Dupree So G 6-3 190 Jun 10, 1995 Milwaukee (WI) United States Bay View High School
30 Spencer Eliason RS-Fr F 6-9 240 Feb 14, 1996 Chadron (NE) United States Chadron High School
0 Brian Ishola Fr F 6-6 210 Sep 4, 1996 Woodbury (MN) United States East Ridge High School
21 A.J. Jacobson Fr G 6-6 210 Aug 2, 1994 Fargo (ND) United States Shanley High School
34 Chris Kading Jr F 6-8 240 Dec 9, 1992 De Pere (WI) United States De Pere High School
44 Matt Kourouma Jr G 6-5 200 Sep 17, 1993 Minneapolis (MN) United States Columbia Heights High School
2 Paul Miller Fr G 6-6 205 Jul 28, 1996 Waukesha (WI) United States Kettle Moraine High School
24 Trey Miller RS-Fr GF 6-7 200 Jan 8, 1996 Woodinville (WA) United States Inglemoor High School
3 Jake Showalter Fr GF 6-3 200 - Germantown (WI) United States Germantown High School
40 Dexter Werner So F 6-6 240 Mar 11, 1994 Bismarck (ND) United States Bismarck High School
32 Evan Wesenberg Fr F 6-6 215 Jul 7, 1995 Germantown (WI) United States Germantown High School

Recent North Dakota State Bison History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2018-2019 19-16 (9-7) 3rd (Summit) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2017-2018 15-17 (5-9) 5th (Summit) 2nd Rnd N/A
2016-2017 19-11 (11-5) 2nd (Summit) 1st Rnd N/A
2015-2016 20-13 (8-8) 5th (Summit) Runner Up N/A
2014-2015 23-10 (12-4) 1st (Summit) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2013-2014 26-7 (12-2) 1st (Summit) Champion NCAA 2nd Rnd
2012-2013 24-10 (12-4) 3rd (Summit) Runner Up CBI 1st Rnd
2011-2012 17-14 (9-9) 4th (Summit) 1st Rnd CBI 1st Rnd
2010-2011 14-15 (8-10) 7th (Summit) 1st Rnd N/A
2009-2010 11-18 (8-10) 6th (Summit) 1st Rnd N/A
2008-2009 26-7 (16-2) 1st (Summit) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2007-2008 16-13 (10-8) 4th (Summit) N/A N/A
2006-2007 20-8 N/A (INDEP) N/A N/A
2005-2006 10-10 11th (MCC) N/A N/A
2004-2005 0-8 11th (MCC) N/A N/A
2003-2004 N/A N/A (MCC) N/A N/A
2002-2003 N/A N/A (MCC) N/A N/A

2014-2015 North Dakota State Bison Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Lawrence Alexander NABC All-District (12) First Team
Lawrence Alexander The Summit League Player of the Year
Lawrence Alexander The Summit League All-First Team
A.J. Jacobson The Summit League Honorable Mention Team
Lawrence Alexander The Summit League Tournament MVP
Lawrence Alexander The Summit League All-Tournament Team
A.J. Jacobson The Summit League All-Tournament Team
Dexter Werner The Summit League Sixth Man
A.J. Jacobson The Summit League All-Newcomer Team
Paul Miller 2K Sports Classic Fargo Subregional MVP
A.J. Jacobson 2K Sports Classic Fargo Subregional Team
Chris Kading 2K Sports Classic Fargo Subregional Team
Paul Miller 2K Sports Classic Fargo Subregional Team
Dexter Werner Don Haskins Sun Bowl Invitational All-Tournament Team

2014-2015 North Dakota State Bison Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters C. Dupree L. Alexander K. Brown A. Jacobson C. Kading
Rotation   P. Miller D. Werner    
Lim PT J. Showalter B. Ishola E. Wesenberg    
Lim PT   Z. Checkal      
Lim PT   M. Kourouma      

2014-2015 North Dakota State Bison Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Lawrence Alexander 33 38.5 18.9 4.5 1.7 0.9 0.2 2.0
A.J. Jacobson 28 32.8 11.6 4.2 1.8 0.4 0.2 1.5
Dexter Werner 33 19.9 8.4 5.4 0.7 0.6 1.0 1.2
Kory Brown 31 26.0 8.3 4.9 1.6 0.8 0.7 2.3
Carlin Dupree 33 32.6 7.0 4.5 2.6 1.2 0.1 1.8
Paul Miller 32 28.5 6.7 3.8 1.0 0.6 0.1 0.8
Chris Kading 31 26.0 5.3 3.9 0.4 0.4 1.5 0.4
Jake Showalter 13 2.9 1.4 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2
Brian Ishola 14 6.8 1.1 0.7 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1
Evan Wesenberg 17 4.7 0.8 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.3
Matt Kourouma 4 1.2 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Zach Checkal 7 1.3 0.0 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

2014-2015 North Dakota State Bison Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
David Richman Head Coach 2014-2015 Associate Head Coach (North Dakota State, 2007 to 2014)
Freddy Coleman Assistant Coach 2013-2014 N/A
Eric Henderson Assistant Coach 2014-2015 N/A
Jayden Olson Assistant Coach 2014-2015 N/A
Jim Kramer Director of Athletic Performance 2006-2007 N/A
Jason Miller Director of Athletic Performance 2007-2008 N/A
Matt Larsen Athletic Director 2014-2015 N/A
Josh Vaughan Director of Basketball Operations 2013-2014 N/A
Scott Woken Director of Sports Medicine 1989-1990 N/A
Ryan Perreault Director of Communications 2014-2015 N/A
Jeff Schwartz Director of Media Relations 2012-2013 N/A