2018-2019 North Dakota State Bison

2018-2019 North Dakota State Bison Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
21 Jarius Cook Fr G 6-2 180 - Brooklyn Park (MN) United States Park Center Senior High School
3 Tyree Eady Fr G 6-5 215 - Middleton (WI) United States Middleton High School
23 Deng Geu Jr PF 6-8 215 - N/A Uganda Washington High School
5 Sam Griesel Fr GF 6-6 205 - Lincoln (NE) United States Lincoln East High School
33 Jordan Horn So G 6-2 200 - St. Paul (MN) United States Tartan Senior High School
22 Cameron Hunter So PG 6-2 185 - Olathe (KS) United States Olathe East High School
2 Jaxon Knotek Fr G 6-5 200 - River Falls (WI) United States River Falls High School
34 Rocky Kreuser So F 6-9 245 - White Bear Lake (MN) United States Totino-Grace High School
44 Jordan Meidinger Fr C 7-0 240 - Dickinson (ND) United States Dickinson High School
13 Chris Quayle Jr G 6-5 190 - Riverton (WY) United States Riverton High School
11 Jared Samuelson Jr G 6-2 185 Feb 9, 1998 Gretna (NE) United States Gretna High School
0 Vinnie Shahid Jr G 5-11 185 - Minneapolis (MN) United States Hopkins High School
24 Tyson Ward Jr SG 6-6 190 Jul 26, 1997 Tampa (FL) United States Tampa Preparatory School
32 Odell Wilson IV Fr F 6-6 260 - Minneapolis (MN) United States North Community 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

2018-2019 North Dakota State Bison Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Vinnie Shahid The Summit League Newcomer of the Year
Vinnie Shahid The Summit League Honorable Mention Team
Vinnie Shahid The Summit League Tournament MVP
Vinnie Shahid The Summit League All-Tournament Team
Tyson Ward The Summit League All-Tournament Team
Vinnie Shahid The Summit League All-Newcomer Team

2018-2019 North Dakota State Bison Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters V. Shahid J. Samuelson T. Ward S. Griesel R. Kreuser
Rotation C. Hunter   T. Eady D. Geu  
Lim PT J. Horn J. Knotek C. Quayle    
Lim PT J. Cook        

2018-2019 North Dakota State Bison Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Vinnie Shahid 35 29.5 13.1 3.0 2.6 0.7 0.0 1.4
Tyson Ward 34 27.7 12.4 6.2 2.3 0.8 0.1 1.9
Deng Geu 35 18.3 9.6 4.9 0.6 0.3 0.7 1.7
Rocky Kreuser 35 21.5 8.7 3.9 0.8 0.4 1.1 1.3
Jared Samuelson 35 27.3 7.1 2.4 1.1 0.4 0.1 0.5
Cameron Hunter 23 18.2 6.8 1.7 1.1 0.4 0.2 1.1
Tyree Eady 35 20.1 6.5 2.3 0.8 0.5 0.1 0.7
Sam Griesel 24 25.5 6.1 3.8 1.5 0.5 0.1 1.3
Jordan Horn 25 11.8 4.4 1.4 0.7 0.6 0.0 0.4
Jarius Cook 18 10.3 3.4 1.1 0.4 0.4 0.1 0.5
Chris Quayle 32 13.4 2.1 1.8 0.9 0.2 0.1 0.4
Jaxon Knotek 11 7.3 1.6 0.8 0.4 0.0 0.2 0.5

2018-2019 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)
Jayden Olson Associate Head Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (North Dakota State, 2014 to 2016)
Kyan Brown Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Oral Roberts, 2008 to 2016)
Will Veasley Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Director of Basketball Operations (Illinois State, 2015 to 2016)
Matt Larsen Athletic Director 2014-2015 N/A
Jim Kramer Director of Athletic Performance 2006-2007 N/A
Jason Miller Director of Athletic Performance 2007-2008 N/A
Scott Woken Director of Sports Medicine 1989-1990 N/A