2014–15 Eastern Michigan Eagles men's basketball team
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|2014–15 Eastern Michigan Eagles men's basketball|
|2014–15 record||0–0 (0–0 MAC)|
|Head coach||Rob Murphy (4th year)|
|Assistant coach||Mike Brown|
|Assistant coach||Kevin Mondro|
|Assistant coach||Benny White|
|Home arena||Convocation Center|
|2014–15 Mid-American Conference men's basketball standings|
|† 2015 MAC Tournament winner
The 2014–15 Eastern Michigan Eagles men's basketball team represents Eastern Michigan University during the 2014–15 NCAA Division I men's basketball season. The Eagles, led by fourth year head coach Rob Murphy, play their home games at the Eastern Michigan University Convocation Center, as members of the West Division of the Mid-American Conference.
SF Brandon Nazione transferred from Des Moines Area Community College to EMU where he was a Division II Second-Team All-American. Also transferring to Eastern is Jerome Hunter from Alabama A&M & Anali Okoloji from George Mason both will be eligible immediately. Commits for the 2014 season includes PF Jordan Nobles (Canton HS), PG Ethan Alvano (Corona HS), SG Tim Bond (Baltimore City College HS) and PF Tristan Wilson (Skyline HS). Matt Cline joined the EMU basketball staff as the Director of Men's Basketball Operations in 2014. Two players transferred away from EMU after the 2013/14 season, Jalen Ross will be going to Hartford & Darrell Combs to IUPUI. Former EMU standout and NBA player Carl Thomas was hired by Jackson College as Head Coach of the mens basketball team.
Pre Season Awards
Senior forward Karrington Ward was named the 15th-best defensive player in the country according to BleacherReport.com.
|0||Raven Lee||G||R-SO||Romulus HS|
|12||Olalekan Ajayi||F/C||JR||Collin College|
|13||Trent Perry||G||R-FR||Independence HS|
|14||Karrington Ward||F||SR||Moraine Valley CC|
|20||Ali Farhat||G||SO||Dearborn HS|
2014/15 schedule has not been release yet but EMU will host a preseason tournament in Ypsilanti. The field will consist of four teams, Eastern Michigan Eagles (MAC), Longwood Lancers (Big South) , UNC Greensboro Spartans (SoCon) & Youngstown State Penguins (Horizon).