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Jerome Jordan
23   Jerome Jordan

Hometown:
Kingston, Jamaica

High School:
Florida Air Academy

Weight:
250

Position:
Center

Experience:
4L


CAREER AT TULSA -- A four-year letterwinner and three-year starter . . . was a three-time C-USA all-defensive team selection . . . also erned all-conference honors in his final two years, first-team accolades as a junior and second team merits his senior season . . . played in 133 career games and has started 199 contests . . . became the only player in C-USA history to grab at least 800 rebounds and block 300 shots . . . set the the school record for blocked shots with 333 blocks . . . also set the Conference USA blocks record surpassing East Carolina's Moussa Badiane (2002-05) . . . completed his career with 1,508 career points and 983 career rebounds . . . ranked among the top-10 in six categories for his career -- blocks (333-1st), rebounds (983-2nd), free throw attempts (595-4th), free throws made (388-4th), games played (133-6th) and scoring (1,508-8th) . . . had career averages of 11.3 points (1,508), 7.4 rebounds (983) and 2.5 blocks (333) . . . had 31 career double-doubles . . . had 76 career double-digit scoring games and 40 double-figure rebounding games . . . blocked two or more shots in 83 career games, three or more shots in 65 career games and five or more shots in 21 games . . . had 18 career 20+ point scoring games . . . the only player in school history to have three 300+ rebounding seasons . . . scored over 400 points for three consecutive seasons.

2009-10 -- Played and started all 35 games . . . was named second-team all-C-USA . . . also earned NABC and Sports News first-team all-Conference USA honors . . . averaged team-highs of 15.4 points, 9.1 rebounds and 2.4 blocks in 29.8 minutes of playing time . . . was selected as one of 50 preseason candidates for the Naismith Award . . . was named the preseason C-USA Player of the Year by the league's coaches, and was a preseason C-USA first-team selection . . . had 13 double-doubles . . . had 20 games with at least two blocks as a senior, 14 games with three or more and five games with five blocks or more . . . averaged 15.6 points (78) and 11.4 rebounds (57) in Tulsa's final five C-USA regular season games . . . had a double-double in 9 of the final 14 games . . . totaled 23 points and 12 rebounds in 36 minutes at Kent State in the NIT . . . had his 12th double-double with 11 points and 15 rebounds against UTEP in the C-USA Tournament Semifinal game . . . totaled 21 points, 12 rebounds, four assists, two blocks and two steals in the C-USA Tournament Quarterfinal against Marshall . . . had 16 points and eight rebounds against Rice in the C-USA Tournament First Round . . . totaled 12 points, 13 rebounds, three blocks and two assists against SMU in his final game at the Reynolds Center . . . had 15 points and 10 rebounds at East Carolina . . . tallied his eighth double-double of the season with 19 points and 13 boards against UTEP . . . had his seventh double-double of the year with 13 points and 15 rebounds at Marshall . . . had 19 points, six rebounds and five blocks against Memphis . . . totaled 14 points and 11 rebounds against Southern Miss, his sixth double-double . . . scored 12 of his 14 points in the final 4:31 of the game . . . had a game-high 20 points and added five rebounds, three blocks and two assists at UTEP . . . had his fifth double-double of the season at home against Marshall with 24 points and 12 rebounds, and added three blocks . . . he scored six points after getting his fourth foul with 5:38 left in the game . . . totaled 20 points, eight rebounds and two blocks at UAB . . . had 17 points and eight rebounds, including eight points in the final 7:11 with four fouls against ORU to overcome a 47-40 deficit . . . tallied a double-double with 21 points and 11 rebounds vs. UCF, while adding four assists and four blocks . . . had 19 points, four rebounds and 3 blocks at Houston . . . totaled 15 points and 10 rebounds against Nevada and 10 points and nine rebounds against Nebraska at the HoopTV Las Vegas Classic . . . scored a double-double against Chicago State with 22 points and 12 rebounds, while adding three blocks, two assists and two steals . . . totaled 11 points, nine rebounds, six blocks and three assists in 25 minutes against Oklahoma State . . . had his first double-double of the season with 22 points and 10 rebounds at Missouri State . . . had 18 points, all 10 rebounds and three blocks in the second half . . . totaled a season-best 23 points and added nine rebounds and two blocks against South Alabama . . . had 19 points, including 15 in the first half, and added nine rebounds, two assists and two blocks vs. UALR

2008-09 -- Started 35 of 36 games . . . averaged 13.8 points, 8.6 rebounds and 2.5 blocks . . . led the team in rebounds and blocked shots . . . averaged 17.1 points, 8.8 rebounds and 2.6 blocks in 16 C-USA regular season games, while shooting 59-percent from the field and 77-percent from the free throw line . . . scored over 20 points in eight games . . . had four straight double-double games early in the season, and ended with a season total of 10 double-doubles . . . had 24 games with two or more blocks, 20 contests with three or more blocked shots, and four games with five or more blocks . . . had 25 double-figure scoring games and 14 double-digit rebounding games . . . led Tulsa in scoring 16 times, rebounding 24 times and in blocked shots 29 times . . . his 91 blocked shots gave him the No. 1 and 2 positions on the school's single-season blocked shots list . . . led Tulsa in earned first-team all-C-USA accolades . . . was also named to the all-defensive team for the second consecutive year . . . was named the C-USA Player of the Week four times . . . earned C-USA Player of the Week for the week of Jan. 19-25, when he averaged 22.5 points, 11.5 rebounds and 3.5 blocked shots in a one-point loss against Memphis and a win over Marshall . . . his third Player of the Week award came on Jan. 12 after averaging 16.5 points, 10 rebounds and shooting 65 percent from the field and 87 percent from the free throw line in two road wins at Southern Miss and Charlotte . . . earned the C-USA Player of the Week for the second time on Dec. 15, by averaging 16.5 points, 8.5 rebounds, 3.5 blocks and 2.5 assists . . . was named the C-USA Player of the Week on Dec. 1 for his three-game performance when he averaged 14.0 points, 9.0 rebounds and 1.7 blocks . . . also shot 58-percent from the field and 75-percent from the free throw line . . . his streak of 57 straight starts was snapped when he came off the bench against Missouri State, and totaled 21 points, nine rebounds and three blocks in that contest . . . tallied a team-high 16 points and added five rebounds and three blocks against Northwestern in the NIT first round . . . had 11 points, five rebounds and five blocks in the C-USA semifinals vs. UAB . . . collected team-highs of 24 points, 13 rebounds and four blocks, while shooting 7-of-8 from the field and 10-of-13 from the free throw line against Houston . . . had a career-best 28 points and added six rebounds and three blocks in 29 minutes against UCF . . . totaled 22 points, 14 rebounds and three blocked shots in 30 minutes vs. UTEP . . . collected 25 points vs. UAB and added six rebounds and three blocks, while scoring the game-winning shot at the buzzer . . . tallied 21 points and 14 rebounds in 27 minutes at UTEP . . . scored 25 points along with 10 rebounds, three blocks and an assist, and shot 11-of-12 from the free throw line against Marshall . . . led TU with 20 points, 13 rebounds, four blocks and three assists, playing all 40 minutes against Memphis at home . . . had 16 points and six rebounds in 22 minutes at Charlotte, as all 16 points came in 17 second-half minutes . . . tallied 17 points and 14 rebounds in 27 minutes at Southern Miss in Tulsa's first C-USA game, including 13 points and 11 rebounds in the second half and nine of Tulsa's final 11 points . . . had a double-double against BYU with 13 points and 14 rebounds

2007-08 -- Started all 39 games . . . averaged 10.5 points, 7.9 rebounds and 3.7 blocks . . . ranked sixth in the nation for blocked shots per game . . . named to the C-USA all-defensive team . . . was also named to the C-USA all-tournament team when he averaged 17.5 points, 12.3 rebounds and 5.3 blocks in four tournament games . . . was named the MVP of the CBI Championship finals . . .had 21 double-digit scoring games and 12 double-figure rebounding games . . . had double-doubles in seven of the final 12 games, and missed a double-double in three of those other five games by one rebound . . . had two or more blocks in 35 games, three or more blocks in 28 contests, and five or more in 11 games . . .did not have a blocked shot in only two games, consecutively at Marshall (1-30-08) and against SMU (2-2-08) . . . his 143 blocks ranks first on the school's single-season and C-USA charts . . . also set a new C-USA single-season mark for blocked shots breaking the mark of 111 by Houston's Anwar Ferguson (2003-04), as well as a new mark by a sophomore, breaking the previous mark of 82 set by Cincinnati's Kenyon Martin . . . also set the C-USA sophomore record for blocks in C-USA regular season games with 55 . . . had double-digit rebounds in eight of the final 12 games, compared to once in the first 27 games . . . averaged 11.5 points (242), 9.7 rebounds (204) and 3.7 blocks (78) in Tulsa's final 21 games . . . had a career-high eight blocked shots vs. Tulane, East Carolina in the C-USA Tournament and vs. Bradley in the CBI final game to tie for second on the school's single-game list . . . averaged 12.7 points, 11.5 rebounds and 3.7 blocks in six CBI games . . . had 11 points, 12 rebounds and 8 blocks vs. Bradley in Game 3 of the CBI Championship Series . . . had 11 points and 10 rebounds at Bradley in the CBI finals second game . . . totaled 18 points, 13 rebounds and four blocks in the first game of the CBI Championship against Bradley . . . had his fifth double-double with 18 points and 15 rebounds vs. Houston in the CBI semifinals, while adding five blocks . . . tallied 12 points and seven rebounds vs. Utah . . . had six points and 12 rebounds vs. Miami . . . tallied 17 points, nine rebounds and four blocks against #2-ranked Memphis in the C-USA Tournament Championship Game . . . had 12 points, nine rebounds and four blocks in the C-USA's semifinal game vs. UTEP . . . had career-highs of 23 points and 17 rebounds, while adding five blocks vs. UAB in the C-USA Tournament quarterfinals . . . a day before, he had previous career-bests of 18 points, 14 rebounds and eight blocks in the C-USA first round game against East Carolina . . . his eight blocks vs. ECU tied a C-USA Tournament record, set by Cincinnati's Kenyon Martin in the 1998 tournament . . . his 21 blocks in four C-USA Tournament games set a new tournament record . . . tallied his second career double-double with 16 points and a career-high 14 rebounds, while adding five blocks at UAB . . . had his third 17-point performance vs. Southern Miss and added seven rebounds and three blocks . . . had 17 points at UTEP, and added seven rebounds and five blocks . . . totaled 17 points and 11 rebounds in 29 minutes at UCF.

2006-07 -- Played in 23 games and started 10 contests . . . averaged 2.7 points and 2.1 rebounds in 7.8 minutes . . . started the final nine games of the season and averaged 4.0 points (40), 3.5 rebounds (35) and 1.6 blocks (16) in 14.3 minutes (143) . . . had a season-high six points in five games . . . tallied four points, six rebounds and three blocks in 15 minutes vs. Tulane at the C-USA Tournament . . . had his first career start and played 18 minutes vs. Marshall, as he had six points, four rebounds and three assists . . . tallied six points at SMU (2-28-07) . . . had four points, seven rebounds and three blocks vs. Memphis (2-14-07) . . . had a career-best eight rebounds and two blocks vs. Southern Miss . . . had six points in three minutes vs. Prairie View A&M . . . had six points and five rebounds vs. Lamar.

HIGH SCHOOL -- Attended Florida Air Academy in 2005-06 . . . was ineligible to play in high school games in 2005-06 due to an academic transfer rule . . . was able to participate in practices with Coach Aubin Goporo's Florida Air Academy team.

PERSONAL -- Favorite NBA player is Kevin Garnett . . . his favorite TV channel is the Animal Planet . . . favorite movie is Moving Violations, and his favorite sports movie is Space Jam . . . shoe size is 17 . . . the Game Show he would most like to appear on is "Wheel of Fortune" . . . his favorite food is Jamaican beef patties . . . has 3,500 songs on his iPod . . . the magazine cover he would most like to appear on is Sports Illustrated . . . his favorite midnight snack is cereal . . . his best non-athletic talent is playing the piano . . . the three words he uses to best describe himself are "cool, kind, humble" . . . the most memorable place he has visited is London . . . majoring in exercise sports science . . . parents are Bryan and Faith Jordan . . . born September 29, 1986.

Jordan's Career Statistics 

Year GP-GS Min/Avg FG-FGA Pct 3PT-A Pct FT-FTA Pct Off-Def Tot Avg PF-FO Ast TO Blk Stl Pts/Avg 2006-07 23-10 179/7.8 29-49 .592 0-0 .000 3-11 .273 16-33 49 2.1 21-0 4 16 17 3 61/2.7 2007-08 39-39 1021/26.2 154-273 .564 0-0 .000 102-148 .689 109-200 309 7.9 110-3 31 86 143 15 410/10.5 2008-09 36-35 971/27.0 180-307 .586 0-0 .000 137-186 .737 88-220 308 8.6 110-4 34 87 91 14 497/13.8 2009-10 35-35 1043/29.8 184-335 .549 0-0 .000 172-250 .688 84-233 317 9.1 98-3 44 79 82 16 540/15.4 TOTAL 133-119 3214/24.2 547-964 .567 0-0 .000 414-595 .696 297-686 983 7.4 339-10 113 268 333 48 1508/11.3