The 2020-21 UMass Minutemen men's basketball team will represent the University of Massachusetts.
The season will represent the 112th season of basketball in the school's history.
Things may change significantly prior to the start of the season. Here's what we're tracking and projecting.
|#||Name||Height||Weight||Class||Pos.||Hometown / HS / Prep / College Transfer||Status|
|0||Buggs, John||6-2||170||Fr.*||G||Homer, LA / Putnam (CT) Science Academy||Assumed to return|
|5||Diallo, Samba||6-7||195||Jr.||F||Rufisque, Senegal / Pope John XXIII HS (N.J.)||Assumed to return|
|Dominguez, Dyondre||6-8||190||Fr.||F||Providence, RI / Woodstock Academy||Verbal commitment announced 2/29/202016)|
|10||East, Sean||6-3||175||So.||G||Louisville, KY / Combine Academy||Assumed to return|
|Fernandes, Noah||5-11||172||So.*||G||Mattapoisett, MA / Woodstock Academy / Wichita State||Incoming transfer.17) Will have to sit out the 2020-21 season under NCAA transfer rules.|
|Garcia, Javohn||6-2||175||Fr.||PG||Pickerington, OH / Brewster Academy||NLI signed 11/14/201918), Verbal commitment announced 10/18/201919)|
|McCrory, Cairo||6-5||175||Fr.||SG||Hartford, CT / Masters/Northwest Catholic / Woodstock Academy||NLI signed 11/14/1920), Verbal commitment announced 8/2/201921)22)|
|13||Mitchell, Kolton||6-4||180||So.||G||Fort Myers, FL / Victory Rock Prep||Assumed to return|
|33||Mitchell, Tre||6-9||235||So.||F/C||Pittsburgh, PA / Woodstock Academy||Assumed to return|
|12||Pierre, Carl||6-4||185||Sr.||G||Boston, MA / Boston College HS||Assumed to return and again serve as team captain|
|2||Santos, Preston||6-6||176||So.||G/F||Warwick, RI / Woodstock Academy||Assumed to return|
|24||Walker, Dibaji||6-7||190||Jr.*||F||Columbus, OH / Woodstock Academy / Cleveland State||Assumed to return|
|23||Weeks, TJ||6-4||185||Fr.*||G||Warwick, RI / Woodstock Academy||Assumed to return|
* Eligibility difference.
2019-20 players lost:
Baptiste, Djery - Eligibility exhausted.
Chatman, Sy - Transferred out after the Fall 2019 semester.26)27)
Clergeot, Keon - Expected to graduate in Spring 2020, and has opted to transfer and play elsewhere as a grad student.28)
Higginbottom, Davonte - expected to graduate in Spring 2020, would have college athletics eligibility left, but not expected to return.
Jackson, CJ - Opted to transfer after the end of the season.29)
West, Randall - Eligibility exhausted.