World-Herald staff writer Rob White takes a look at the UNO men's basketball roster.
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Jalen Bradley, 6-0, freshman, guard: Bradley is an excellent shooter who could crack the playing rotation.
CJ Carter, 6-0, junior, guard: Expected to be a double-figure scorer — especially since he scored 9.7 per game last season despite being slowed by a back injury.
Kyler Erickson, 6-0, sophomore, guard: A heady player, he's required to sit out this season as a transfer.
Matt Hagerbaumer, 6-7, senior, forward: Though he rarely shoots from outside the lane, the former Lincoln Southeast player's 79.6 field-goal percentage is still stunning.
John Karhoff, 6-8, senior, center: Fifth-year senior is a four-year starter who continues to add strength and low-post presence to his skilled offensive game
Simon Krych, 6-8, sophomore, forward: Steps forward are expected in third year in the program for Krych.
Rylan Murry, 6-8, freshman, forward: A power forward with outside shooting ability.
Devin Patterson, 5-11, sophomore, guard: He's called a 94-foot (length of the floor) player on the offensive and defensive ends. Could start at the point.
Alex Phillips, 6-3, senior, guard: A good defender and hard worker who plays taller than his size.
Mike Rostampour, 6-8, junior, forward: Walk-on transfer, he was awarded scholarship after carving out niche as relentless rebounder and tough customer while redshirting.
Justin Simmons, 6-3, senior, guard: Gifted offensive player. Possibly ineligible for final nine games, as five-year clock expires.
Caleb Steffensmeier, 6-1, senior, guard: The senior is a solid half-court defender who could start again at the point.
Marcus Tyus, 6-1, sophomore, guard: Averaged 6.0 points in his freshman season.
Jake White, 6-8, junior, forward: He's sitting out this season, but the Wichita State transfer might be a future starter.