Roosevelt Lakers
Men's Basketball
Record: 15-16 Home: 9-8 Away: 6-8 Neutral: 0-0 CCAC: 10-14
#44 Brandyn Denson
Brandyn Denson Image
Height: 6-6
Weight: 221
Class: SR
Position: F
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
Previous School: Triton College

2012-13 Highlights: Played in 30 games, starting 27...finished fourth on the team in scoring with 8.4 ppg…scored in double figures on 11 occasions…was the leading rebounder on team and fifth in the CCAC with 8.2 rpg...had double-digit rebounds in 11 games and eight-plus boards in 17 contests...posted back-to-back double-doubles against Purdue North Central (15 points, 14 rebounds) on Nov. 18 and vs. Trinity Christian (14 points, 17 rebounds) on Dec. 1...averaged 14.5 ppg, 15.5 rpg, and 5.0 apg in Roosevelt’s pair of wins from Nov. 28-Dec. 1...scored a career-high 20 points against Cardinal Stritch on Feb. 2…recorded seven double-doubles this season…ended his senior campaign with an impressive 17 points and 12 rebounds against Trinity Christian on Feb. 18.

2011-12 Highlights: Played in 28 games, earning the starting nod in 23 out­ings...All-CCAC Second Team honoree…led the team in rebounding at 8.0 rpg...third on the team in scoring at 8.5 ppg... owned five double-doubles, including a 10-point, 15-rebound performance at #2 Robert Morris on Feb. 1...went for 14 points and 11 rebounds versus Purdue North Central on Dec. 21...pulled down a school-record 16 rebounds versus Marygrove on Dec. 16, while also tallying 11 points and a personal best six assists in the contest...totaled 14 points, nine rebounds and a career-best two blocks in rematch with Marygrove on Jan. 6...grabbed 14 rebounds versus Saint Xavier on Jan. 14...pulled down 11 boards at Holy Cross on Jan. 19.
 
Prior to Roosevelt: Attended Triton College where he played for head coach Steve Christiansen...helped the Trojans to their best finish in school history as the squad took third at the NJCAA Division II Tournament...earned academic all-conference accolades at Triton.
 
Prep/Personal: Varsity letterwinner at Von Steuben High School in Chicago, Ill., for head coach Vince Carter...played on the AAU circuit for Pep Demons coached by Vince Carter...son of Trisha Gibbs and Homer Denson...has four siblings, Homer, Niya, Aiyee and Myori.
 

CAREER BESTS

Points................17 at Madonna (12/16/11)

Rebounds..........16 vs. Marygrove (12/17/11)

Assists...............6 vs. Marygrove (12/17/11)

Steals................4 at St. Xavier (2/11/12)

Blocks...............2 vs. Marygrove (1/6/12)

FGM..................6 on four occasions

3PTM.................1 vs. Trinity Christian (11/23/11)

FTM...................7 on two occasions

 

 
2012-13 Men's Basketball Roster
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.Wt.HometownPrevious School
1Tamone LittlefieldFRG5-7160Summit, Ill.Argo
3Josh HicksFRG5-11147Oswego, Ill.Oswego East
5Dan HowardJRF6-5234Roselle, Ill.College of DuPage
10Tyree YorkSOG5-9158Lombard, Ill.Glenbard East
11Jason SotiraJRG5-8150Roselle, Ill.Judson
12Aaron ValerioSOG6-0180Kettering, Oh. Sinclair College
14Joe HarksSOG6-3180Lombard, Ill.Glenbard South
22Curtis O'DwyerJRF6-2215St. Louis, Mo.Jennings
23Kyle MiklaszJRG6-3195Arlington Heights, Ill.Hersey
24Mykyta CheshkoJRF6-5179Palatine, Ill.Palatine
25Kevin PriebeFRG6-3170Lombard, Ill.UW-Whitewater
32Jeremiah JacksonSOF6-6226Chicago, Ill.Warren
44Brandyn DensonSRF6-6221Chicago, Ill.Triton College
50Elliott VaughnSOF6-6199Batavia, Ill.Batavia
Coaches
Joe Griffin Image
Head Coach
3rd season
 
Kevin Devitt Image
Assistant Coach
3rd season
 
Aaron Rolle Image
Assistant Coach
2nd season
 
Ryan Bigelow Image
Assistant Coach
1st season
 
Assistant Coach
3rd season