Dayton makes a return trip to the Gildan Charleston Classic after last competing in 2012. The Flyers announced Anthony Grant as the 20th head coach in school history on March 30, 2017. Grant was most recently on the coaching staff of the NBA's Oklahoma City Thunder, working with athletes such as Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook. He spent the last two seasons on Billy Donovan's staff after nine seasons as head coach at Alabama and VCU and 13 seasons as a Division I assistant coach. In nine seasons as a head coach, Grant took his teams to three NCAA tournament appearances and six postseason tournament berths. He has a career record of 193-110 (.637).

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  # Player Name Pos Class  
  0 Josh Cunningham F JR  
  1 Darrell Davis G SR  
  3 Trey Landers G SO  
  4 Jordan Davis G FR  
  10 Jalen Crutcher G FR  
  11 Matej Svoboda F FR  
  12 Obadiah Toppin F FR  
  13 Kostas Antetokounmpo F FR  
  14 Jordan Pierce C FR  
  15 John Crosby G JR  
  20 Xeyrius Williams F JR  
  23 Jack Westerfield G JR  
  33 Ryan Mikesell F JR  
  44 Joey Gruden G SR  
  50 Dalton Stewart G FR  
  52 Camron Greer G FR