Jerry Evans, Jr.
Jerry  Evans, Jr.


Los Angeles, Calif.

High School:
Leuzinger HS

Height / Weight:
6-8 / 210




Nevada takes to the road at Colorado State Wednesday

Game to air on Campus Insiders


Nevada at Pacific Thursday

Pack seeks to end skids


Nevada hosts Adams State Monday on N7 Night

Carter one win from sixth


Nevada starts season hosting Cal Poly Saturday

Pack returns two starters


Burton, Babbitt, Czyz and Johnson set to begin play in NBA Summer League

Evans, Jr. sidelined by injury


Jerry Evans, Jr. talks to the media

Jerry Evans, Jr. talks to the media on January 7, 2013.


Jerry Evans, Jr. talks to the media

Jerry Evans, Jr. talks to the media on November 26, 2012.


Marqueze Coleman, Jerry Evans, Jr. and Ali Fall talk to the media

Marqueze Coleman, Jerry Evans, Jr. and Ali Fall talk to the media following the Wolf Pack's win over Oregon Tech.


Deonte Burton, Jerry Evans, Jr. and Olek Czyz talk to the media

Deonte Burton, Jerry Evans, Jr. and Olek Czyz talk to the media following the Wolf Pack's win over San Jose State.


Jerry Evans, Jr. talks to the media

Jerry Evans, Jr. talks to the media on January 3, 2011.


Govnernor's Series game UNLV at Nevada on Senior Night

Govnernor's Series game UNLV at Nevada on Senior Night


Whiteout Nevada vs. New Mexico

Whiteout Nevada vs. New Mexico


Nevada vs. Fresno State

Nevada vs. Fresno State


Air Force at Nevada

Air Force at Nevada


Nevada at UNLV

Nevada at UNLV

Four-year starter during his career at Nevada ... Received his degree in human development and family studies from Nevada in May of 2014 ... Scored 985 points in his career for an average of 7.8 points per game and grabbed 4.9 rebounds per game ... Played in 126 games and started 107 ... Four-year letterwinner.

2013-14: Started 30 of the 31 games in which he played missing one with an injury ... Earned the team's top defender award ... Led team and ranked 15th in the Mountain West averaging 6.2 rebounds per game ... Finished the year 14th in MW play also averaging 6.2 rebounds per game ... In 12 games led the Pack in rebounding to rank first on the team ... Third on the squad averaging 12.3 points per game ... Second on the team shooting 35.8 percent from behind the arc ... Shot 78.9 percent from the free throw line to rank second on the team ... Topped the team averaging 4.4 defensive rebounds per game ... Tied for second on the team scoring in double figures in 20 games on the season ... Led the Pack in scoring in eight times which was second to Deonte Burton's 24 ... Topped the Pack and tied for game-high honors with 17 points at San Diego State ... Three times posted game highs in rebounds with nine vs. Pacific, 11 vs. Long Beach State and 13 at Air Force ... All three career double-doubles came in his senior year; 21 points and 11 rebounds vs. Long Beach State, 17 points and 10 rebounds vs. Air Force and 11 points and 13 rebounds at Air Force ... The 13 rebounds at AF tied AJ West for the high by a Pack player ... Reached double figures in five consecutive nonconference games; at UC Davis (25), at Cal (18), vs. Omaha (24), vs. Iona (18) and vs. LBSU (21) ... Scored in five consecutive MW games; vs. Boise State (17), at Fresno State (15), at Wyoming (14), vs. Colorado State (16) and vs. Air Force (17) ... Four career 20 plus point games came in a seven-game stretch ... Career-high 25 points at UC Davis when he made 7-of-11 fields goals which included 4-of-6 from behind the arc and made 7-of-8 free throws ... Scored 20 points for the first time in his career against #19 UCLA making 7-of-15 shots from the field ... The 20 points vs. UCLA tied Burton for team-high honors ... Scored in all 30 games played ... Earned fourth basketball letter.

2012-13: Saw action in 29 games missing the final two with a wrist injury ... Earned 22 starts on the season ... Scored in every game except at home versus New Mexico when he played a season-low 11 minutes as a result of the wrist injury ... Led the team averaging 5.4 rebounds per game which ranked 13th in the MW and 5.9 in MW play was good for 11th ... Third on the team averaging 7.5 points per game ... Scored in double figures six times on the season including a stretch of three in a row vs. San Diego State (14), Boise State (12) and at UNLV (14) ... Top outing was 18 points vs. Cal State San Marcos which is one off his career best ... Posted three double figure rebound games with a career-high 14 coming in the Cal Poly game ... Eight times topping the Pack in rebounding tied for tops on the team ... Six times grabbed a game-high in rebounds ... The 18 points vs. Cal State San Marcos (12/21) and 14 at UNLV (1/29) tied for game-high honors ... In seven of the 15 MW games played led the team in rebounding with five of those either being or tying for game-high honors ... Back-to-back double figure rebounding games with 10 vs. #25 Wyoming and 11 at Fresno State ... Only player other than Deonte Burton or Malik Story that led the Pack in scoring ... Had his 56-game streak of starts snapped at Pacific (12/4) but came off the bench and scored 13 points and grabbed seven rebounds ... In seven games off the bench averaged 9.6 points and 6.3 rebounds per game ... Ranked 10th in MW play grabbing 4.1 defensive rebounds per game ... Earned third letter.

2011-12: Named to the WAC Defensive team ... Averaged 6.7 points, 4.7 rebounds, 1.1 assists and 0.5 blocks starting all 35 games ... Fifth on the team in scoring and third in rebounding ... Scored in double figures 11 times on the season with a career and game-high 19 points coming at home versus SJSU (1/12) ... Stretch of four double figure scoring games started with 11 vs. Pacific (11/17) and was followed 11 vs. Prairie View A&M (11/20), 10 vs. Longwood (11/22) and ended with 11 vs. BYU (11/25) in Chicago ... Made five-of-six three-pointers in the SJSU game as Nevada set school marks with 16 three-pointers made and 32 attempted ... Good on six-of-seven field goals and two-of-three free throws against SJSU with his only miss coming from behind the arc with 4:31 to play ... Grabbed a then career-high 12 rebounds in the season opener vs. Missouri State (11/11) ... Five times led the Pack in rebound with three being game highs ... Received second basketball letter.

2010-11: Played in 31 games, missing the contest at Idaho (1/12) with an ankle injury ... Earned 20 starts, including the last 14 of the season and 14-of-15 WAC games played ... Averaged 4.9 points and 3.5 rebounds per game ... Third on the team in rebounding and fifth in scoring ... Reached double figures in four games on the season including a stretch of three in a row; 11 vs. SJSU (2/5), 12 at SJSU (2/12) and 15 at Hawai`i (2/14) with the fourth being at home against Portland State (12/20) when he totaled 12 ... Scored a season-high 15 points at Hawai`i making five-of-six field goals including his only three-point attempt and four-of-six free throws ... Top rebounding effort was at eight at Portland (12/27) ... Grabbed a rebound in 27-of-31 games and scored in 25-of-31 played ... Earned first basketball letter.

2010-11: Sat out the season as a redshirt.

High School
A 2009 graduate of Leuzinger High School in Hawthorne, Calif. ... Captained his basketball team his senior season ... Averaged 15.3 points and 7.4 rebounds per game as a junior ... Shot 54.6 percent from the field in helping his team to a 26-7 record that season ... Earned first-team all-area and all-league honors ... Was named the MVP of the Bay League ... Coached by Reggie Morris Jr.

Graduated in May 2014 from Nevada with a degree in human development and family studies ... The son of Jerry Evans Sr. and Darlean Hughes-Evans of Los Angeles ... Has a younger sister, Jewel (11).

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