Men's Basketball Team Roster

2016 - 2017
Men's Roster

 

Javon

#1 Javon Williams

Transfer: Undecided     Major: Undecided  
Why did you choose UW-Washington County: For the Education, the great people, and the nice environment  
What do you like about this year’s basketball team: We are all competitive and determined to reach success.  
Who would you like to have dinner with and why: Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook that would be an interesting and knowledgeable moment.  
Advice to incoming students: Be a STUDENT before an athlete, grades are more important.

 

derrick

#3 Derrick Chaney

Transfer: Undecided     Major: Psychology  
Why did you choose UW-Washington County: Great Environment, Professors, Tuition is low, and the people are great.  
What do you like about this year’s basketball team: The team is very competitive and supportive.  
Who would you like to have dinner with and why: My Mother, she does everything for me to get me where I am today.  
Advice to incoming students: Be the best you can be academically or athletically.

 

Emmett

#4 Emmett Williams

Transfer: UW-Milwaukee or UW-Whitewater  Major: Secondary Education
Why did you choose UW-Washington County: I choose UW-Washington County because of the affordable education, the opportunity to play college basketball, and to be with my family for another year. 
What do you like about this year's basketball team: I really like that we have great chemistry and we play with intensity every day.  
Who would you like to have dinner with and why: I would go out to dinner with Coach K because he is a great person and the second greatest basketball coach of all times.  
Advice to incoming students: My advice to incoming students is to study hard manage your time well, and enjoy the experience.

 

Randy

#5 Randy Howard

Transfer: UW-Whitewater     Major: Health Human and Performance, Recreation – Minor: Coaching  
Why did you choose UW-Washington County: Affordable education to get a degree to help my career advancement, to get collegiate playing experience for my coaching minor resume.  Lastly, to be able to say “What team, WILDCATS!. WILDCATS, get your head in the game!”  
What do you like about this year’s basketball team: Everyone puts their blood, sweat and tears in every practice.  We bond really well. 
Who would you like to have dinner with and why: My Dad – because he got me this far in life and I want to thank and treat him.  My Girlfriend – because she is so fun to be around. I’m always happy when I’, with her.  I bet she is blushing reading this right now!  
Advice to incoming students: Focus on your academics first and sports after.  Learn that PB & J sandwiches are noodles will be your best friends.  TRUST ME!

 

Sam - 2017

# 13 Sam Krause

Transfer: UW-Madison     Major: Finance
Why did you choose UW-Washington County: The campus is affordable and is close to home.
What do you like about his year's basketball team: The team is a good group of guys that get along and we have great chemistry.
Who would you like to have dinner with and why: Jack Nicholas to learn about life. 
Advice to incoming students: Study first - Student Athlete second

 

Aaron

#20 Aaron Rathke

Transfer: UW-River Falls     Major: Agricultural Business  
Why did you choose UW-Washington County: Close to home and this school gave me the time to figure out what I wanted in a career.  
What do you like about this year’s basketball team:  All the guys are coming together and we have a lot of talent.  
Who would you like to have dinner with and why: Not Shaun because I would end up paying. 
Advice to incoming students: You're a “Student Athlete” school comes first and then sports.

 

Evan

#21 Evan Rathke

Transfer: UW- River Falls     Major: Undecided  
Why did you choose UW-Washington County: I really like the price of the school and that it’s close to home.  
What do you like about this year’s basketball team: Our speed and chemistry.
Who would you like to have dinner with and why: Emmett Williams because he has a lot of life experiences.  
Advice to incoming students: Take advantages of all the opportunities that this school has to offer.

 

Dre

#22 De'Andre Johnson

Transfer: Undecided     Major: General Studies  
Why did you choose UW-Washington County: I was offered a great opportunity to become a student-athlete here at UW-WC.  
What do you like about this year’s basketball team: We have a lot of depth this year.  
Who would you like to have dinner with and why: My teammates  - so that we can bond more.  
Advice to incoming students: UW-WC offers a great education and involvement is sports.

 

Rohan

#23 Rohan Behari

Transfer: UW-Whitewater     Major: Psychology  
Why did you choose UW-Washington County: UW-WC has a very manageable cost and of course the opportunity to play College basketball. 
What do you like about this year’s basketball team: Everyone loves playing together and gets along great on and off the court.  Great group of guys. 
Who would you like to have dinner with and why: Since I am Jamaican, I would love to have an authentic oxtail and jerk chicken with red beans and rice.  I would share it with my dad who recently passed away in late May.
Advice to incoming students: The key to college is the importance of balance and priority.

 

Miles

#24 Miles Perkins

Transfer: Undecided     Major: Philosophy  
Why did you choose UW-Washington County: I came to Washington County for a new start and to start a legacy within the athletics.  
What do you like about this year's basketball team: I like the diversity in players.  
Who would you like to have dinner with and why: Since my father's side of the family is from new Orleans I really enjoy seafood, so I'd love to have crawfish with my late grandfather.  
Advice to incoming students: Be yourself and do what you came here to do. Just focus.

 

Shaun

#33 Shaun Fischer

Transfer: UW-River Falls     Major: Education  
Why did you choose UW-Washington County: I choose UW-Washington County because it is close to home and I save a lot of money.
What do you like about this year’s basketball team:
This year’s team has a lot of chemistry and talent, we all get along with one another.  We also all have one goal. 
Who would you like to have dinner with and why: Evan Rathke because he is very wise and would also pay.  
Advice to incoming students: Go to class and study, you can get overwhelmed easily.

 

Matt - spring 2017

#42 Matt Lane

Transfer: UW-Madison    Major: Education

Why did you choose UW-Washington County: The faculty is amazing and the environment that the campus builds for their students.
What do you like about this year's basketball team: What don't I like - so much talent, so much chemistry, everyone plays hard every day.
Who would you like to have dinner with and why: Michael Jordan because he is the greatest that every played the game of basketball.
Advice to incoming students: Class work comes first, space out your work/studies, manage your time and participate in class, teachers are there to help you.