2017 Roane State #JucoReportPreview

Editors Note: Our #JucoReportPreview series takes a look at numerous Junior College programs that are participating in our #JucoReport Jamboree Series that includes both the Battle of the South Jamboree on October 7th, the CBHoops Juco Jam South October 14th, and  Juco Jam Atlanta October 21st. All Players Highlight in Blue below link to their #JucoReportCard.

Last Season’s Record

17-15 (10-8 in Conference)

Players from last season’s Team who moved on to 4 Year

Awana Bertrand (Lenoir Rhyne)

Cheick Kone (Winston-Salem)

Charles Perry (North Georgia)

Chris Cook (Barton)

Shamir Rolle (Freed-Hardeman)

Josh Shannon (Bethel) 

Top Returning Players

6’4 Garrett Crandell SG –  12.8 PPG, 3.3 RPG, 2 APG.  Made 52 3’s at a 39% clip.  Interest:  OVC, So-Con, Ivy League. 

6’2 William Johnson CG – 16.4 PPG, 4 RPG, 3 APG. Made 52 3’s last season.  Interest:  MEAC, OVC.  

5’11 Geevantay Gee PG – 5.3 PPG, 1.4 APG, 1.2 RPG.  Interest:  D2/NAIA

Top Newcomers

6’9 Jeremy Joyner C – Coastal Georgia Transfer

6’9 Malachi Gayle C

6’7 Austin Brooks PF – Qualifier.  Interest:  Peach Belt

6’5 Bowden Lyon SF

6’4 Blake Ervin CG – Redshirt Transfer from Tennessee Wesleyan. D2 Qualifier.  Interest:  Peach Belt, Mountain East, G-MAC, Conference Carolinas

6’1 DeMierre Black PG – 23 PPG in high school.  Interest out of high school:  A-10, OVC, Sun Belt, Big South, America East.