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JACOBI WRIGHT | MEN'S BASKETBALL

JACOBI WRIGHT | MEN'S BASKETBALL

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Jacobi Wright bio from GamecocksOnline.com:

  • PRE-SOUTH CAROLINA

    • A four star prospect according to ESPN.com and the No. 4 prospect in the state
    • Spent junior and senior seasons at Legacy Early College High School
    • Averaged 16.4 points, 3.6 rebounds, 3.7 assists and 1.2 steals per game as a senior; team captain as a senior 
    • Top scoring output during senior campaign came in 32-point performance vs. Sunrise Christian Academy
    • As a junior, averaged 17.4 points, 3.7 rebounds, 5.3 assists and 1.7 steals per game
    • Spent sophomore season at Fort Mill High School, averaging 25.3 points per game
    • Freshman campaign was at York Prep (SC)

    PERSONAL


    • Son of Chris and Mikisha Wright
    • Has a sister, Kiana
    • His advice to young people is “believe in yourself, or nobody else will, everyone’s journey is different.”
    • Chose South Carolina because “it feels like home, the family environment. I felt like I fit the system, and I felt like the coaching staff and style fit me. I wanted to play at the highest level in the SEC.”
    • Began playing basketball at the age of five
    • Lists Devin Booker as his favorite professional basketball player
    • A sport and entertainment management major

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