The 2019-20 UMass Minutemen men's basketball team will represent the University of Massachusetts.
The season will represent the 111th season of basketball in the school's history.
What we know so far is here. The final schedule is typically announced in late August / early September.
|August||TBD||TBD||TBD||Virgin Islands||Exhibition games1)2)||none||TBD|
|11/16||Sat||TBD||Central Connecticut||Mullins Center||Basketball Hall of Fame Tip-Off, Campus Game||TBD||TBD|
|11/20||Wed||TBD||Rider||Mullins Center||Basketball Hall of Fame Tip-Off, Campus Game||TBD||TBD|
|11/23||Sat||TBD||Virginia||at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville CT||Basketball Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament||TBD||TBD|
|11/24||Sun||TBD||Arizona State or St. John's||at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville CT||Basketball Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament||TBD||TBD|
|TBD||TBD||TBD||South Carolina||Mullins Center||–||TBD||TBD|
Here's what we know, which is very much subject to change as the off-season progresses.
|#||Name||Height||Weight||Class||Pos.||Hometown / HS / Prep / College Transfer||Status|
|11||Baptiste, Djery||6-10||235||Sr.*||C||Gonaives, Haiti / Prestonwood Christian / Vanderbilt||Assumed to return|
|Buggs, John||6-2||170||Fr.||G||Homer, LA / Putnam (CT) Science Academy||NLI signee19)|
|10||Chatman, Sy||6-8||200||So.||F||Saint Paul, MN / Cretin-Durham Hall||Assumed to return|
|20||Clergeot, Keon||6-1||185||Jr.*||G||Winter Haven, FL / Auburndale HS/ Memphis||Assumed to return|
|5||Diallo, Samba||6-7||195||So.||F||Rufisque, Senegal / Pope John XXIII HS (N.J.)||Assumed to return|
|East, Sean||6-3||175||Fr.||G||Louisville, KY / Combine Academy||NLI signee20)21)22)|
|Jackson, CJ||6-6||190||Fr.||G||Atlanta, GA / Athens Preparatory Academy||NLI signee23)24)|
|Mitchell, Kolton||6-4||180||Fr.||G||Fort Myers, FL / Victory Rock Prep||NLI signee25)|
|Mitchell, Tre||6-9||235||Fr.||F/C||Pittsburgh, PA / Woodstock Academy||NLI signee26)27)28)|
|12||Pierre, Carl||6-4||185||Jr.||G||Boston, MA / Boston College HS||Assumed to return|
|Santos, Preston||6-6||176||Fr.||G/F||Warwick, RI / Woodstock Academy||NLI signee29)|
|14||Turner-Morris, Khalea||6-9||250||Jr.||C||New Orleans, LA / New Hampton School (NH)||Assumed to return|
|Weeks, TJ||6-4||185||Fr.||G||Warwick, RI / Woodstock Academy||NLI signee30)31)|
|41||West, Randall||6-4||235||Sr.*||F||Moorestown, N.J. / Lawrenceville School||Walk-on from 2018-19, assumed to return after football season32)|
* Eligibility difference.
Jalen Thomas (6-10 230 Center, Detroit MI / Univ of Detroit Jesuit HS) had signed an NLI in November 2018, but announced he re-opened his recruiting on 4/10/19.38)39) He subsequently committed to Georgia State.40)
2018-19 players lost:
Byrne, Aidan - walk-on from 2018-19 no longer listed on the roster
Cobb, Curtis - reported that he would transfer to Wagner41)42)
Franklin, Jaylen - announced he would transfer to Cumberland University43)44)
Hayward, Kieran - announced he would transfer to Vanguard University in California45)46)
Holloway, Rashaan - eligibility exhausted
Laurent, Jonathan - announced he would transfer to Oklahoma State47)48)
McLean, Unique - reported that he would transfer to St. Francis (NY)49)
Pipkins, Luwane - announced he would transfer to Providence50)51)52)
Wood, Tre - announced he would transfer to LIU-Brooklyn 53)54)