Rick Romeli
Rick Romeli Image
Position: Assistant Coach
Years Coached: 9th Season
Alma Mater: Saint Xavier University

Romeli is in his ninth year with the Cougar coaching staff after spending his first season as the recruiting coordinator.  He wrapped up a successful four-year playing career at Saint Xavier following the 2004-05 season when the team went 30-7 overall and finished in the NAIA Elite Eight, SXU's highest postseason finish to date.

The former All-CCAC First Team guard received a business/accounting degree from Saint Xavier University in May 2006.  Romeli is currently working on his master's of business administration (MBA) at SXU with a concentration on financial fraud.  He also works as an accounting analyst for Northern Trust Bank in Chicago.  Romeli resides in Orland Park, Ill.
 

 
 
 
Roster
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.Wt.HometownPrevious School
3Shafiq SaidFRPG5-11180Bridgeview, Ill.Universal
4Michael SimpsonSRPG5-7165North Chicago, Ill.Cardinal Stritch/North Chicago
5Raheem MooreSOG6-2175Waukegan, Ill.Waukegan
10Kyle HuppeFRPG6-2180Edgerton, Kan.Gardner Edgerton
13Kyle TackettFRG/F6-4180Franklin, Tenn.Franklin
20Munir SmithSRG6-4195Hazel Crest, Ill.Mooseheart
24Darius DraperSOG6-6190Palos Hills, Ill.St. Francis (Ill.)/Stagg
25Brad KarpSRG6-5210Valparaiso, Ind.Valparaiso
30Tony CoreSOF6-7205Matteson, Ill.Tinley Park
31Kody KleinrichertFRPF6-7210Traverse City, Mich.Saint Francis
33Jack KriegerJRG6-3195Plainfield, Ill.Plainfield North
34Josh MawhorrSOF/C6-8235Muncie, Ind.Muncie Central
40Brandon MarrenJRF6-6205Tinley Park, Ill.Andrew
41Matthew WrightFRF6-5190Jacksonville, Fla.Harvest Community
45Andre ArringtonJRF6-5200Chicago, Ill.Simpson College/Forman
50Chris Davis*FRC6-8225Calumet City, Ill.Homewood-Flossmoor
* Redshirt
Coaches
Tom O'Malley Image
Head Coach
17th season
 
Tony Bates Image
Associate Head Coach
14th season
 
Rick Romeli Image
Assistant Coach
9th season
 
DeVon Chandler Image
Student Assistant
3rd season