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21  Jamar Abrams
Jamar Abrams

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Richmond, Va.

High School:
Highland Springs

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 205

Position:
Guard/Forward

Birthdate:
06/21/1989


CAREER HIGHS
Points 28 vs. UCF (Feb. 2, 2010)
Rebounds 10, four times
Assists 3, several times
Blocks 3, three times
Steals 4, three times
Field Goals 11 vs. UCF (Feb. 2, 2010)
Field Goal Attempts 17 vs. UCF (Feb. 2, 2010)
Free Throws 6, two times
Free Throw Attempts 8, two times
Three-Point Field Goals 6 vs. UCF (March 2, 2010)
Three-Point Field Goal Attempts 10 vs. UCF (March 2, 2010)
Minutes Played 40, three times

Career Overview
Played in more games than anyone in East Carolina history (124) ... One of 14 players to score over 1,000 points and grab 500 rebounds during his ECU career ... Ranked 17th all-time in scoring upon eligibility completion (1,110) ... Finished his career ranked fifth on the Pirates' career 3-point field goals made chart (175) with the sixth-highest 3-point shooting percentage (.389) ... Only missed one game during his career (Dec. 19, 2011 at Coastal Carolina due to a foot injury).

As A Senior (2010-11)
Started 30 of 33 games played ... Averaged 10.3 points and 4.1 rebounds per game ... Ranked 30th in Conference USA in scoring, fifth in 3-point field goal percentage (.408) and sixth in 3-point field goals per game (2.1) ... Named Conference USA Player of the Week after leading ECU with 21.5 ppg in a pair of victories of UTEP and Rice ... Led the Pirates in scoring five times and rebounding seven times ... Scored double figures in 15 games, topping 20 points in two games ... Netted a season-high 25 points in the Pirates win over UTEP and 22 in loss to Old Dominion ... Scored 18 points on the road against Rice ... Dropped in 15 points in the Pirates' Conference USA Championship First Round win over UCF ... Made multiple 3-pointers in 20 games, including five against UTEP and Rice ... Sank four 3s in a game four times ... Was a perfect 3-of-3 from behind the arc against UNC Greensboro ... Blocked a season-high two shots in the C-USA Championship semifinal upset of UAB, playing 40 of 45 minutes ... Had a season-high eight rebounds in the win over Houston, while grabbing seven rebounds in six additional games ... Tied his career-high with three assists in four games ... Sot over 50 percent from the floor in 17 games (with a minimum of five attempts) ... Made 5-of-6 shots from the floor versus UNC Greensboro (.833) and 8-of-11 field goal attempts against UTEP (.727)

As A Junior (2009-10)
Started all 31 games ... Averaged 11.1 points and 4.9 rebounds per game ... One of three players on the team to average over 30 minutes per game (30.6) ... Led the team in three-point field goals made (56) and attempted (154) ... Ranked among the Conference USA leaders in scoring (20th), three-point field goal percentage (.364/11th) and three-point field goals made per game (1.8/10th) ... Led the Pirates in scoring in five games and in rebounding seven times ... Scored in double figures in 17 games, including a trio of 20-point contests ... Poured in a career-high 28 points at home versus UCF and then dropped in 20 on the road against the Knights ... Returned to his hometown of Richmond, Va. to score 26 points against VCU ... Sank a career-best six three-point field goals at UCF ... Made five three-point field goals at VCU and at home versus UCF ... Drilled three or more three-pointers in nine games ... Went 10-of-15 from the floor against VCU ... Made 11-of-17 field goals attempts at UCF ... Went 6-of-8 from the field and scored 15 points against Northern Iowa ... Credited with four steals in the league opener against UAB ... Played all 40 minutes against St. Andrews and N.C. Central.

As A Sophomore (2008-09)
Played in all 30 games, making 25 starts ... Averaged 10.0 points and 5.0 rebounds in 27.0 minutes per game ... Was the team's most accurate 3-point shooter, connecting on 42.6 percent of his attempts (43-101) ... Shot 47.4 percent from behind the arc against Conference USA foes (27-57) ... Ranked fourth on the team in scoring ... Was the Pirates' second-leading scorer in conference play, averaging 11.8 ppg ... Led the team in rebounding versus C-USA opponents with 5.9 rpg ... Scored double figures in 13 games, including nine C-USA games ... Poured in a career-high 25 points at home against UCF, netting a career-best five 3s .... Recorded his first career double-double against UAB, scoring 18 points and grabbing 10 rebounds ... Pulled down 10 rebounds at home against Tulane and VCU ... Registered a career-high four steals on the road against Houston and Marshall ... Played a career-high 39 minutes at home versus UAB.

As A Freshman (2007-08)
Saw action in all 30 of the Pirates' games ... Started games at home against Tulsa and Southern Miss ... Averaged 14.7 minutes, 4.2 points and 2.3 rebounds per game ... Shot 44.0 percent (44-of-100) from the field and 90.9 percent (30-of-33) from the free throw line ... Led the Pirates in scoring for the only time during the season by netting 18 against Lee University, going 6-of-9 from the floor and 5-of-5 at the foul line ... Grabbed a season-best six rebounds versus Lee ... Scored 14 points and made 3-of-3 three-point shots off the bench against SMU ... Played over 20 minutes in five games, including a season-high 28 minutes against Lee ... Made his ECU debut in the season opener against Limestone, grabbing two rebounds, blocking two shots and making a free throw in 11 minutes of action ... Dished out three assists in the win over Houston ... Over one-third of his rebounds were offensive boards (25 offensive, 69 total).

High School
Attended Highland Springs High School in Richmond, Va. ... Played for legendary coach George Lancaster ... Named first-team all-state as a senior ... Averaged 18.9 points and 6.5 rebounds, while shooting 49.4 percent from beyond the arc and 85.9 percent at the free throw line ... Helped Highland capture the 2007 Virginia AAA state championship ... Scored a game-high 28 points in the title game ... Highland finished the 2006-07 season with a record of 28-2 ... Selected to participate in the 2007 VHSAA North-South All-Star game ... First team all-academic selection ... Team compiled a record of 93-20 during his four years as a member of the varsity ... Two-time all-district and all-metro player ... Four-year letterman ... Team captain.

Personal
Born in Richmond, Va. on June 21, 1989 ... AAU team was the Richmond Metro ... Parents are Chuck and Pam Jackson ... Has one younger brother, Marquis ... Academic major was communications with a concentration in public relations.

CAREER STATISTICS

Minutes Total 3-Point F-Throws Rebounds
Year gp-gs min avg fg fga pct fg fga pct ft fta pct off def tot avg pf fo ast t/o blk stl pts avg
2007-08 30-2 441 14.7 44 100 .440 7 26 .269 30 33 .909 25 44 69 2.3 53 1 8 21 5 13 125 4.2
2008-09 30-25 810 27.0 108 218 .495 43 101 .426 41 50 .820 46 105 151 5.0 95 4 14 41 11 23 300 10.0
2009-10 31-31 949 30.6 123 277 .444 56 154 .364 42 62 .677 42 109 151 4.9 89 4 29 69 22 26 344 11.1
2010-11 30-6 785 26.2 80 224 .357 34 101 .337 95 126 .754 4 71 75 2.5 51 1 133 78 1 32 289 9.6
TOTAL 121-69 3290 27.2 354 955 .371 94 306 .307 430 532 .808 46 300 346 2.9 219 1 612 375 2 154 1232 10.2