Cleveland State CC 2016 #JucoTeamPreview

Editors Note: Our #JucoTeamPreview 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 8th, the CBHoops Juco Jam South October 15th, and  Juco Jam Atlanta October 22nd. All Players Highlight in Blue below link to their #JucoReportCard.

Jamborees Participating in:

#BOTSJamboree-Oct 8th (Kell HS-Marietta, GA)-Click Here for Info

#CBHoopsJCPrepJam-Oct 15th (Gordon State College)-Click Here for Info

Last Season’s Record

Conference 9-9   

Overall 11-14

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

Darrion Leslie 6’4 -UPIKE

Jahaad Lyons  6’3 -IU-SOUTHEAST

Lawrence Castor 6’7 -IU-SOUTHEAST


Top Returning Players

RS-Jordan Olison 5’11 Sophomore Guard

Top Newcomers

 Elijah McCoin 5’8”  Sophomore PG (transfer Wayne County CC 5ppg, 2rpg, 2apg)

Jordan Williams 6’8” Sophomore Forward (transfer Wayne County CC )

Elijah Weems 6’5” Sophomore Guard/Forward (transfer University of Charleston)

Tevin Olison 6’4” Freshman Guard(Memphis Mitchell HS 18ppg, 6rpg, 3spg)


Cameron Copeland 6’0 Freshman PG (Toledo Rogers HS 16ppg, 5rpg, 6apg, 3spg)

Romero Hill 6’3” Freshman Guard (Memphis Whithaven HS 14ppg, 7rpg, 3apg, 2spg)

Victor Curry 6’7” Freshman Forward(Crete-Monee HS 18ppg, 12rpg, 3apg)


Multiple new faces have led to an upgrade at the guard positions. With the addition of experience and length through several transfers; look for the Cougars to be much improved this season on both the offensive and defensive side of the ball.