Men's Basketball

Ryan Oliver   3
Ryan  Oliver


Inglewood, CA

High School:
Northfield-Mt. Hermon (MA)

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 200



  • Deadly outside shooter with ideal frame for scoring guard position
  • Scorer's mentality
  • Versatile enough to hit pull-ups or slash his way to the basket
  • Has proven valuable on both ends of the court, especially in late game situations
  • Improved defender who will be looked to for leadership and stability in final season
  • Siena's first Division I player from California

  • One of four Saints to appear in all 31 games
  • Averaged 7.3 points and shot 35% from three-point range
  • Started season on-fire, making 12-17 three-pointers in first four games, and averaging 11.8 points per game
  • Ended season with three straight double-digit scoring performances, including 16 points in tough 74-71 season-ending loss to regular-season champ Iona
  • Scored career-high 23 points and made 4-6 three-pointers in home loss to Canisius (2/19)

  • Played at least 20 minutes in 10 of last 12 games and earned start in CBI Championship final (4/5)
  • Played 37 of 38 games averaging 4.7 points and 2.6 rebounds per game
  • All five double-digit scoring efforts came in final 15 games of season
  • Second on team with 38 3-pointers made and .365 3-point percentage
  • Grabbed at least five rebounds eight times, including season-high seven in CBI final (4/5)

  • Played in 17 games before injuring his leg and missing the final 15 games
  • Averaged 2.2 points and 13.1 minutes per game
  • Scored season-high seven points in home loss to LaSalle (12/29)
  • Played 36 minutes and tallied six points and five rebounds in home win over Canisius (1/11)

  • Spent the 2011-12 season at the Northfield Mount Hermon School in Massachusetts
  • Led Northfield Mount Hermon with just shy of 14 points per game, and shot 42.3% (82-194) from 3-point range while adding 2.6 rebounds and 1.3 steals per contest
  • Northfield Mount Hermon went 29-6 on the season and won the New England Prep School Athletic Conference (NEPSAC) AAA Championship
  • Played at Loyola H.S. (Calif.) as a sophomore and junior helping team reach the semifinals and state playoffs
  • 3-time All-League selection and a McDonalds All-America Nominee (2011)
  • Named to Top-50 list on the West Coast by HoopScoopOnline and Top-80 in the West by
  • Suffered a torn ACL in his left knee playing in AAU game summer after junior year
  • Sat out senior season and then decided to attend prep school to pursue DI dream

  • Son of Vince and Cynthia Oliver
  • Marketing major at Siena
  • Older brother Vince attended UC Davis
  • Was a child actor, appearing in several TV commercials
  • Volunteered for over 250 hours of community service in high school


Nickname: Rolly
Major: Marketing
Twitter Handle: @Ryanxoliver
What I like most about Siena: The rich tradition
What I like most about Siena basketball: Being able to play at the Times Union Center
What I like most about Coach Patsos: His passion and his knowledge of the world
Player I related to the most: Imoh Silas
Best moment at Siena: Winning the CBI Championship
My dream car: Tesla P85D Model S
Favorite TV Show: Fresh Prince

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