Aussies in College: Division I Men 2014/15

Damian Arsenis provides a comprehensive listing of all the Australian men playing in the 2014/15 NCAA Division 1 college basketball season, complete with links to each player's profile, team and conference websites!

We have also compiled a Twitter list of male Aussie college basketball players (accurate as at 19 April 2015)

If you are interested in Australians playing college basketball, this is one web page that you should bookmark!


Australian basketball continues to have a widespread influence within US college basketball, and the 2014/15 remains no different with more than 50 players in Division I college hoops.

So sit back, put your feet up and check out the next crop of talented players from Australia who are set to make their mark on US college basketball this coming season.

2014/15 NCAA Division I College Basketball: The Aussie Men


The player listing was last updated on 19 April 2015.

Seniors Name State Class Height Pos. School Conference Jackson ALDRIDGE NSW Sr 6’0” G Butler Big East Anthony DRMIC VIC Sr 6’6” G/F Boise State Mountain West Hugh GREENWOOD TAS Sr 6’3” G New Mexico Mountain West Igor HADZIOMEROVIC VIC Sr 6’4” G Boise State Mountain West Jeromie HILL QLD Sr 6’8” F Texas-San Antonio Conference USA James HUNTER NSW Sr 6’10” C South Dakota Summit Dexter KERNICH-DREW VIC Sr 6’7” G Washington State Pac-12 Sam ROWLEY NSW Sr 6’6” F Albany America East Chudier PAL WA Sr 6’9” C UNC-Asheville Big South Daniel TRIST NSW Sr 6’9” F Lafayette Patriot League Ben WILSON QLD Sr 6’5” G Idaho State Big Sky Corban WROE QLD Sr 6’2” G Hartford America East Juniors Name State Class Height Pos. School Conference Jamie BATISH VIC Fr 6’4” G Western Illinois Summit League Deng DENG VIC Jr 6’8” F Baylor Big 12 Majok DENG SA Jr 6’10” F Louisiana Monroe Sun Belt Taylor DYSON VIC Jr 6’4” G Hartford America East Matt HANCOCK VIC Jr 6’4” G Lamar Southland Daniel HILL NSW Jr 5’9” G Eastern Washington Big Sky Peter HOOLEY SA Jr 6’4” G Albany America East David HUMPHRIES SA Jr 6’4” G Loyola Marymount West Coast Venky JOIS VIC Jr 6’7” F Eastern Washington Big Sky Sam McBEATH NSW Jr 6’7” F Nicholls State Southland Durrell McDONALD USA* Jr 6’1” G De Paul Big East Nathaniel MUSTERS NSW Jr 6’10” C Lafayette Patriot League Lachlan PREST SA Jr 6’7” F Nicholls State Southland Sophomores Name State Class Height Pos. School Conference Sam DALY SA So 6’3” G Grand Canyon Western Athletic Nicholas DUNCAN NSW So 6’7” F Boise State Mountain West Jaryd EUSTACE QLD So 6’7” G Miami (OH) Mid-American Jack LOPEZ NSW So 6’5” G Montana Big Sky Darcy MALONE ACT So 7’0” C Louisiana State Southeastern Mangok MATHIANG VIC So 6’10” F/C Louisville Atlantic Coast Joshua OSWALD VIC So 6’7” F Miami (OH) Mid-American Dane PINEAU VIC So 6’9” F Saint Mary’s College West Coast Michael ROWLEY NSW So 6’8” F Albany America East Liam THOMAS NSW So 6’10” F Nicholls State Southland Cade TOWERS* QLD So 6’9” F Nicholls State Southland Parker U’U WA So 6’4” G San Diego State Mountain West Felix VON HOFE VIC So 6’5” F Eastern Washington Big Sky Dougal WEIR NSW So 6’9” C Hartford America East Freshman Name State Class Height Pos. School Conference Marley BIYENDOLO VIC Fr 6’3” G Pepperdine West Coast Xavier COOKS NSW Fr 6’8” F Winthrop Big South Kai HEALY NSW Fr 6’5” G Santa Clara West Coast Matthew JACKSON VIC Fr 6’8” F Grand Canyon Western Athletic Bosko KOSTUR VIC Fr 6’7” F Bryant Northeast Fabijan KRSLOVIC NSW Fr 6’8” F Montana Big Sky Jock LANDALE VIC Fr 6’11” C Saint Mary’s College West Coast Geremy MCKAY* VIC Fr 6’7” F Albany America East Jalen MANUMALEUGA QLD Fr 5’11” G Jackson State Southwestern Athletic Gerard MARTIN NSW Fr 6’6” G Grand Canyon Western Athletic Emmett NAAR NSW Fr 6’1” G Saint Mary’s College West Coast Jack PURCHASE* VIC Fr 6’10” F Auburn Southeastern James RINGHOLT QLD Fr 6’10” F Texas-San Antonio Conference USA Josh SPIERS QLD Fr 6’7” F Loyola Marymount West Coast * Red-shirting 2014/15 season

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It is worth noting that the following players have committed for the years ahead: Name State Class Height Pos. School Conference Joseph ACUIL* VIC 15/16 7’0” C Baylor Big 12 Deng ADEL VIC 15/16 6’7” F Louisville Atlantic Coast Abiola AKINTOLA VIC 15/16 6’7” F Denver Summit League George BLAGOJEVIC VIC 15/16 6’8” F Hartford America East Jonah BOLDEN NSW 15/16 6’8” F UCLA Pac-12 Kyle CLARK TAS 15/16 6’5” G/F Saint Mary’s College West Coast Johnny CRNOGORAC NSW 15/16 7’1” C Mississippi Southeastern Jesse HUNT WA 15/16 6’9 F Eastern Washington Big Sky Jordan HUNTER NSW 15/16 6’9” C Saint Mary’s College West Coast Tanner KREBS TAS 15/16 6’4” G Saint Mary’s College West Coast Chiir MAKER NSW 15/16 6’7” F Portland West Coast Benjamin SIMMONS VIC 15/16 6’10” F Louisiana State Southeastern Michael WEARNE VIC 15/16 6’1” G Eastern Washington Big Sky Keanu PINDER* WA 16/17* 6’8” F Nebraska Big 10 * Jonah Bolden was deemed ineligible for 2014/15

* Johnny Crnogorac is red-shirting 2014/15

* Acuil is attending his 2nd year at JUCO school Neosho County (Kan.) Community College in 2014/15 prior to attending Baylor

* Pinder is attending his 1st of 2 years at JUCO a school from 2014/15 prior to attending Nebraska