2011–12 Cleveland State Vikings men's basketball team

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2011–12 Cleveland State Vikings men's basketball
Cleveland State Vikings wordmark.svg
NIT, First Round
Conference Horizon League
2011–12 record 22–11 (12–6 Horizon)
Head coach Gary Waters
Assistant coach Jayson Gee
Assistant coach Larry DeSimpilare
Assistant coach Jermaine Kimbough
Home arena Wolstein Center
Seasons
2011–12 Horizon League men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
Valparaiso 14 4   .778     22 11   .667
Cleveland State 12 6   .667     22 11   .667
Detroit 11 7   .611     22 14   .611
Milwaukee 11 7   .611     20 13   .606
Butler 11 7   .611     22 14   .611
Youngstown State 10 8   .556     16 15   .516
Green Bay 10 8   .556     15 15   .500
Wright State 7 11   .389     13 19   .406
UIC 3 15   .167     8 22   .267
Loyola (IL) 1 17   .056     7 23   .233
2012 Horizon League Tournament winner
As of March 6, 2012; Rankings from AP Poll

The 2011–12 Cleveland State Vikings men's basketball team represents Cleveland State University in the 2011–12 NCAA Division I men's basketball season. Their head coach was Gary Waters. The Vikings play their home games at the Wolstein Center and are members of the Horizon League. It was the 81st season of Cleveland State basketball.

Previous season[edit]

Last year's team finished the season 27–9, 13–5 in Horizon League play to share the regular season conference title with Butler and Milwaukee. They played in the NIT, advancing to the second round.

Preseason[edit]

The preseason Horizon League Coaches' Poll picked the Vikings to finish third with two first place votes behind Butler and Detroit, with 28 and 19 first place votes, respectively.[1]

Regular season[edit]

In the preseason rankings Cleveland State received no points or votes in the AP or ESPN/USA Today coaches poll.[2] On November 7, 2011 Cleveland State received 43 points in the AP poll for 29th overall and 13 votes in the coaches poll for a ranking of 35th.[3] On November 14, 2011 Cleveland State received 94 points in the AP poll for a ranking of 26th. In the coaches poll Cleveland State received 20 points for a ranking of 34th.[4]

Roster[edit]

2011–12 Cleveland State Vikings men's basketball team
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Height Weight Year Hometown
G 1 Douglas, SebastianSebastian Douglas 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 200 lb (91 kg) RS Fr Houston, TX
G 3 Harmon, TrevonTrevon Harmon 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 185 lb (84 kg) Sr Pasadena, CA
F 4 Long, DevonDevon Long 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 260 lb (118 kg) So Highland Park, MI
G 5 Montgomery, JeremyJeremy Montgomery 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 195 lb (88 kg) Sr Chicago, IL
F 15 Grady, AntonAnton Grady 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 215 lb (98 kg) Fr Cleveland, OH
F 21 Mason, MarlinMarlin Mason 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 210 lb (95 kg) Fr Detroit, MI
F 24 Ndaye, LudovicLudovic Ndaye 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 230 lb (104 kg) So Montreal, QC, CA
G 31 Lee, CharlesCharles Lee 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) 160 lb (73 kg) Fr Milwaukee, WI
G 32 Brown, D'AundrayD'Aundray Brown 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 195 lb (88 kg) RS Sr Youngstown, OH
F 33 Kamczyc, TimTim Kamczyc 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 220 lb (100 kg) RS Jr Strongsville, OH
G 34 Nwamu, IkeIke Nwamu 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 205 lb (93 kg) Fr Greensboro, NC
F 44 Pogue, AaronAaron Pogue 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 270 lb (122 kg) RS Sr Dayton, OH
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • (W) Walk-on

Roster
Last update: 2011-11-1

Schedule[edit]

Date
Time, TV
Rank# Opponent# Result Record Site (Attendance)
City, State
Exhibition
Nov. 9*
7:00 PM
John Carroll W 88–58 
Wolstein Center (1,583)
Cleveland, OH
Regular Season
Nov. 13*
2:00 PM, ESPNU
at No. 7 Vanderbilt W 71–58  1–0
Memorial Gymnasium (13,503)
Nashville, TN
Nov. 15*
7:00 PM
Rio Grande W 86–57  2–0
Wolstein Center (1,871)
Cleveland, OH
Nov. 18*
7:00 PM, HLN
St. Bonaventure W 67–64  3–0
Wolstein Center (3,073)
Cleveland, OH
Nov. 22*
7:30 PM
at Kent State W 57–53  4–0
M.A.C. Center (6,327)
Kent, OH
Nov. 25*
2:30 PM
vs. Boston University W 63–62  5–0
Ryan Center (–)
Kingston, RI
Nov. 26*
2:30 PM
vs. Hofstra L 63–53  5–1
Ryan Center (–)
Kingston, RI
Nov. 27*
2:30 PM
at Rhode Island W 67–45  6–1
Ryan Center (2,737)
Kingston, RI
Dec. 1
7:00 PM, HLN
at Wright State W 45–43  7–1
(1–0)
Nutter Center (3,349)
Dayton, OH
Dec. 3
2:00 PM, HLN
at Detroit W 66–61  8–1
(2–0)
Calihan Hall (1,880)
Detroit, MI
Dec. 8*
7:00 PM
at Robert Morris W 62–58  9–1
Sewall Center (1,378)
Moon Township, PA
Dec. 10*
2:00 PM, HLN
Akron W 69–66  10–1
Wolstein Center (4,739)
Cleveland, OH
Dec. 19*
7:00 PM
at South Florida L 70–55  10–2
St. Pete Times Forum (2,942)
Tampa, FL
Dec. 22*
7:00 PM, HLN
Sam Houston State W 63–45  11–2
Wolstein Center (2,683)
Cleveland, OH
Dec. 28*
7:00 PM
at Toledo W 72–64  12–2
Savage Arena (4,032)
Toledo, OH
Dec. 31
2:00 PM, HLN
Youngstown State L 67–73  12–3
(2–1)
Wolstein Center (3,513)
Cleveland, OH
Jan. 5
7:00 PM, HLN
UIC W 73–56  13–3
(3–1)
Wolstein Center (2,137)
Cleveland, OH
Jan. 7
2:00 PM, HLN
Loyola (IL) W 69–48  14–3
(4–1)
Wolstein Center (3,107)
Cleveland, OH
Jan. 13
7:05 PM, ESPNU
at Butler W 76–69  15–3
(5–1)
Hinkle Fieldhouse (7,994)
Indianapolis, IN
Jan. 15
2:35 PM, HLN
at Valparaiso L 66–72  15–4
(5–2)
Athletics–Recreation Center (4,124)
Valparaiso, IN
Jan. 20
8:00 PM, ESPNU
Green Bay W 78–68  16–4
(6–2)
Wolstein Center (2,941)
Cleveland, OH
Jan. 22
2:00 PM, HLN
Milwaukee W 83–57  17–4
(7–2)
Wolstein Center (3,235)
Cleveland, OH
Jan. 28
7:05 PM, HLN
at Youngstown State W 67–47  18–4
(8–2)
Beeghly Center (6,313)
Youngstown, OH
Feb. 3
9:00 PM, ESPNU
at Loyola (IL) W 65–47  19–4
(9–2)
Gentile Center (2,443)
Chicago, IL
Feb. 5
2:00 PM, HLN
at UIC W 70–42  20–4
(10–2)
UIC Pavilion (1,923)
Chicago, IL
Feb. 9
7:00 PM, HLN
Valparaiso L 41–59  20–5
(10–3)
Wolstein Center (4,521)
Cleveland, OH
Feb. 11
11:00 AM, ESPN2
Butler L 49–52  20–6
(10–4)
Wolstein Center (5,021)
Cleveland, OH
Feb. 14
8:00 PM, HLN
at Milwaukee L 84–86  20–7
(10–5)
US Cellular Arena (3,643)
Milwaukee, WI
Feb. 18*
11:00 AM, ESPNU
Drexel
ESPN BracketBusters
L 49–69  20–8
Wolstein Center (2,583)
Cleveland, OH
Feb. 21
8:00 PM, HLN
at Green Bay L 67–71  20–9
(10–6)
Resch Center (2,819)
Green Bay, WI
Feb. 23
7:00 PM, HLN
Detroit W 77–64  21–9
(11–6)
Wolstein Center (2,325)
Cleveland, OH
Feb. 25
2:00 PM, HLN
Wright State W 77–55  22–9
(12–6)
Wolstein Center (3,891)
Cleveland, OH
Horizon League Tournament
Mar. 3
6:00 PM, ESPNU/ESPN3
vs. Detroit
Semifinal
L 58–63  22–10
Athletics-Recreation Center (–)
Valparaiso, IN
NIT
Mar. 13
11:00 PM, ESPN2
at Stanford
First Round
L 65–76  22–11
Maples Pavilion (–)
Stanford, CA
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll. (#) Tournament seedings in parentheses.
All times are in Eastern Time..

Rankings[edit]

Ranking Movement
Legend: ██ Improvement in ranking. ██ Decrease in ranking. ██ Not ranked the previous week. RV=Others receiving votes.
Poll Pre Wk 1 Wk 2 Wk 3 Wk 4 Wk 5 Wk 6 Wk 7 Wk 8 Wk 9 Wk 10 Wk 11 Wk 12 Wk 13 Wk 14 Wk 15 Wk 16 Wk 17 Wk 18 Final
AP NR[5] RV[6] RV[7] RV[8] RV[9] RV[10] RV[11] NR[12] NR[13] NR[14] NR[15] NR[16] NR[17] RV[18] NR[19] NR[20] NR[21] NR[22] NR[23]
Coaches NR[24] RV[25] RV[26] RV[27] RV[28] NR[29] NR[30] RV[31] NR[32] NR[33] NR[34] NR[35] NR[36] RV[37] NR[38] NR[39] NR[40] NR[41] NR[42]
Mid-Major 22 4 3 5[43] 5[44] 4[45] 4[46] 5[47] 8[48] 8[49] 10 10 10[50] 10 15[51] RV[52] RV RV

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