2020-2021 Brigham Young Cougars

2020-2021 Brigham Young Cougars Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
4 Brandon Averette Sr PG 5-11 185 Sep 22, 1997 Richardson (TX) United States Richardson High School
13 Alex Barcello Sr PG 6-2 180 Aug 31, 1998 Phoenix (AZ) United States Corona del Sol High School
25 Gavin Baxter Jr SF 6-9 210 Oct 16, 1997 Provo (UT) United States Timpview High School
0 Hunter Erickson Fr SG 6-3 180 - Provo (UT) United States Timpview High School
5 Gideon George Jr F 6-6 190 - Minna Nigeria N/A
3 Matt Haarms Sr C 7-3 250 Apr 22, 1997 Amsterdam Netherlands Sunrise Christian Academy
44 Connor Harding Jr SF 6-6 185 - Pocatello (ID) United States Highland High School
42 Richard Harward Jr C 6-11 255 Mar 12, 1997 Orem (UT) United States Orem High School
20 Spencer Johnson Jr SF 6-5 175 - American Fork (UT) United States American Fork High School
21 Trevin Knell So SG 6-5 190 - Woods Cross (UT) United States Woods Cross High School
40 Kolby Lee Jr C 6-9 240 - Meridian (ID) United States Rocky Mountain High School
33 Caleb Lohner Fr SG 6-8 215 - Flower Mound (TX) United States Wasatch Academy
1 Wyatt Lowell So PF 6-10 205 - Gilbert (AZ) United States Williams Field High School
15 Cameron Pearson So G 6-0 175 - Lakewood (CO) United States Chatfield Senior High School
24 Townsend Tripple Fr G 6-8 200 - Meridian (ID) United States Rocky Mountain High School
10 Jesse Wade Jr PG 6-1 175 Mar 31, 1997 Kaysville (UT) United States Davis High School
2 Brandon Warr Sr GF 6-5 210 - Salt Lake City (UT) United States Highland High School

Recent Brigham Young Cougars History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2020-2021 20-7 (10-3) 2nd (WCC) Runner Up NCAA 1st Rnd
2019-2020 24-8 (13-3) 2nd (WCC) 4th Rnd N/A
2018-2019 19-13 (11-5) 2nd (WCC) 3rd Rnd N/A
2017-2018 24-11 (11-7) 3rd (WCC) Runner Up NIT 1st Rnd
2016-2017 22-12 (12-6) 3rd (WCC) 3rd Rnd NIT 1st Rnd
2015-2016 26-11 (13-5) 3rd (WCC) 3rd Rnd NIT 3rd Rnd
2014-2015 25-10 (13-5) 2nd (WCC) Runner Up NCAA 1st Rnd
2013-2014 23-12 (13-5) 2nd (WCC) Runner Up NCAA 1st Rnd
2012-2013 24-12 (11-6) 3rd (WCC) 3rd Rnd NIT 3rd Rnd
2011-2012 26-9 (12-4) 3rd (WCC) 4th Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2010-2011 32-5 (14-2) 1st (MWC) Runner Up NCAA 3rd Rnd
2009-2010 30-6 (13-3) 2nd (MWC) 3rd Rnd NCAA 2nd Rnd
2008-2009 25-8 (12-4) 1st (MWC) 3rd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2007-2008 27-8 (14-2) 1st (MWC) Runner Up NCAA 1st Rnd
2006-2007 25-9 (13-3) 1st (MWC) Runner Up NCAA 1st Rnd
2005-2006 20-9 (12-4) 2nd (MWC) 2nd Rnd NIT 2nd Rnd
2004-2005 9-21 (3-11) 7th (MWC) 1st Rnd N/A
2003-2004 21-9 (10-4) 2nd (MWC) 2nd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2002-2003 22-10 (10-4) 2nd (MWC) 2nd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd

2020-2021 Brigham Young Cougars Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Caleb Lohner WCC Freshman of the Week (Feb 22, 2021)
Caleb Lohner WCC Freshman of the Week (Dec 14, 2020)
Alex Barcello NABC All-District (9) First Team
Alex Barcello AP All-American Honorable Mention
Alex Barcello WCC All-Conference First Team
Brandon Averette WCC All-Conference Second Team
Matt Haarms WCC All-Conference Second Team
Alex Barcello WCC All-Tournament Team
Matt Haarms WCC Defensive Player of the Year
Caleb Lohner WCC All-Freshman Team

2020-2021 Brigham Young Cougars Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters B. Averette A. Barcello G. George C. Lohner M. Haarms
Rotation   T. Knell S. Johnson   R. Harward
Rotation     C. Harding    
Lim PT C. Pearson H. Erickson B. Warr W. Lowell K. Lee
Lim PT J. Wade   G. Baxter    

2020-2021 Brigham Young Cougars Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Alex Barcello 27 31.9 16.1 4.7 4.3 1.0 0.0 2.0
Brandon Averette 27 27.6 11.7 2.7 3.7 0.8 0.1 2.4
Matt Haarms 25 23.0 11.3 5.0 1.1 0.2 2.0 1.5
Caleb Lohner 27 23.9 7.0 7.1 1.2 0.7 0.1 1.6
Gavin Baxter 2 14.0 6.5 4.0 1.0 0.0 0.5 0.5
Trevin Knell 27 16.5 6.1 2.0 0.9 0.3 0.0 0.6
Richard Harward 27 15.6 6.1 4.3 1.0 0.2 0.2 1.3
Connor Harding 26 20.8 5.4 2.6 1.5 0.5 0.2 0.8
Gideon George 27 13.8 5.4 3.5 0.4 0.3 0.2 1.0
Spencer Johnson 27 17.4 5.1 2.3 0.9 0.4 0.1 1.0
Kolby Lee 25 10.0 3.7 2.0 0.9 0.2 0.0 0.5
Wyatt Lowell 7 6.4 2.0 1.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1
Jesse Wade 9 4.6 1.0 0.3 0.7 0.1 0.0 0.0
Hunter Erickson 8 2.9 0.4 0.4 0.2 0.0 0.1 0.1
Cameron Pearson 5 1.8 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0
Brandon Warr 3 2.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

2020-2021 Brigham Young Cougars Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Mark Pope Head Coach 2019-2020 Head Coach (Utah Valley, 2015 to 2019)
Chris Burgess Assistant Coach 2019-2020 Assistant Coach (Utah Valley, 2015 to 2019)
Cody Fueger Assistant Coach 2019-2020 Assistant Coach (Utah Valley, 2015 to 2019)
Nick Robinson Assistant Coach 2019-2020 Assistant Coach (Seattle, 2017 to 2019)
Keegan Brown Video Coordinator 2020-2021 Student Manager (Monmouth (IL), 2019 to 2020)
Tom Holmoe Athletic Director 2005-2006 N/A
Bobby Horodyski Director of Basketball Operations 2020-2021 Director of Basketball Operations (Utah Valley, 2015 to 2019)
Duff Tittle Associate Athletic Director of Communications, Associate Athletic Director 2001-2002 N/A
Erick Schork Strength and Conditioning Coach 2016-2017 Director of Sports Performance (Saint Louis, 2007 to 2016)
Carolyn Billings Director of Sports Medicine 2010-2011 N/A
Robert Ramos Athletic Trainer 2002-2003 N/A
Kyle Chilton Director of Communications 2012-2013 N/A
Brett Pyne Director of Communications 2016-2017 Media Relations (Brigham Young, 2014 to 2016)