Men's Basketball



Jerry Evans, Jr.
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Jerry Evans, Jr.

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Los Angeles, Calif.

High School:
Leuzinger HS

Height / Weight:
6-8 / 210

Position:
Guard

Experience:
3L

04/09/2014

Men's basketball announces team awards

Burton earns MVP and Rock Awards

03/12/2014

Third seeded Nevada begins play in MW Championship Thursday night

Pack plays winner of #6 Boise State (19-12) and #11 San José State (7-23)

03/07/2014

Governor's Series points and third place on the line as Nevada hosts intrastate rival UNLV on senior night

Game to air on ESPN3

03/04/2014

Nevada battles for MW Championship seeding at Boise State Wednesday

Fifth place Pack at fourth place Broncos

02/28/2014

Whiteout Sunday as Nevada hosts MW co-leader and #25 New Mexico

Student attendance challenge for Metzker Family Fund

01/07/2013

Jerry Evans, Jr. talks to the media

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

11/26/2012

Jerry Evans, Jr. talks to the media

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

11/06/2012

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.

01/13/2012

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.

01/03/2012

Jerry Evans, Jr. talks to the media

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

03/09/2014

Govnernor's Series game UNLV at Nevada on Senior Night

Govnernor's Series game UNLV at Nevada on Senior Night

03/04/2014

Whiteout Nevada vs. New Mexico

Whiteout Nevada vs. New Mexico

02/14/2014

Nevada vs. Fresno State

Nevada vs. Fresno State

02/01/2014

Air Force at Nevada

Air Force at Nevada

01/28/2014

Nevada at UNLV

Nevada at UNLV

Nevada
Returns for his senior season in 2013-14 and should again earn a starting spot ... Has seen action in 95 games during his career with 77 being starts ... Led the team averaging 5.4 rebounds last season and was third scoring 7.5 points per game ... Long player who has the ability to play on the outside ... Usually assigned to defend the opponents top perimeter player ... Career average of 6.4 points and 4.5 rebounds.

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.

Personal
Majoring 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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