11 - Jelani Currie
Jelani Currie
Height: 6-4
Weight: 185
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Albany, N.Y.
High School: Albany Academy
Position: Guard
gp 25
pts/g 2.2
fg % 41.0
3pt % 41.7
ft % 60.7
reb/g 1.0
a/g 0.4

2013-14 (SOPHOMORE): Played in 26 games, making six starts … notched 54 points, 26 rebounds and 10 assists on the season … went 16-for-39 from the field (.410) and 5-for-12 from beyond the arc (.417) … posted an assist, a rebound and a block against Tennessee Tech (11/16) … scored a career-best 15 points off the bench against UTSA (11/23), adding six rebounds … had eight points and two assists against Central Michigan (11/26) … posted two steals against Cal State Northridge (12/20) … scored five points in six minutes at Incarnate Word (2/6) … provided 11 strong minutes off the bench at Northern Colorado (3/19), scoring four points.

2012-13 (FRESHMAN):
Played in 18 games, averaging 1.8 points in 10.3 minutes per contest … was 12-for-31 from the floor and snared 14 rebounds on the season … made his Islanders debut against Texas Lutheran (11/10) … scored his first career point with a free throw against Toledo (11/28) and added a block … scored two points against UTSA (12/21) … exploded for 13 points on 6-for-8 shooting against Cal State Fullerton (2/23) … added seven points with a pair of threes against Southeastern La. (2/28).

HIGH SCHOOL:
Played at Albany Academy under Brian Fruscio … was named all-area his final two seasons on the court … as a senior, averaged 22 points, eight rebounds, three assists, two steals and two blocks … led the Cadets to a 14-5 record … played his AAU ball for the Albany City Rocks under Jim Hart … also was a standout in track and field and football at Albany Academy … was twice the state champion in the triple jump and was the New York State Federation champ in the event as well … was a first team all-area wide receiver in football.

PERSONAL:
Jelani Currie was born on July, 23, 1994, in Albany, N.Y. … son of Kenyette and Neal Currie … Neal played basketball at Siena in the 1980s … has two brothers, Jasiri and Jair, and a sister, Jahia … intends to major in marketing at the Island University.

Recent Games
Mar 1 Houston Baptist W, 65-45
Mar 6 McNeese State W, 67-51
Mar 8 Nicholls W, 58-44
Mar 14 vs. Sam Houston State L, 69-63
Mar 19 at Northern Colo. W, 82-71
Mar 22 at University of the Pacific L, 89-60
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 25 10
Games started 6 -
Minutes 219 65
Minutes per game 8.8 6.5
FG 16-39 5-12
FG Pct 41.0 41.7
3PT 5-12 1-5
3PT Pct 41.7 20.0
FT 17-28 3-6
FT Pct 60.7 50.0
Off rebounds 10 5
Def rebounds 16 3
Total rebounds 26 8
Rebounds per game 1.0 0.8
Personal fouls 29 13
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 9 0
Turnovers 8 3
Assist to turnover ratio 1.1 0.0
Steals 5 0
Blocks 1 0
Points 54 14
Points per game 2.2 1.4
Points per 40 min 9.9 8.6
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 8 Huston-Tillotson W, 79-45 - 16 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 5
Nov 12 at Iowa St. L, 80-50 - 4 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 15 IPFW W, 72-71 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 Tennessee Tech L, 62-60 - 15 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Nov 17 Texas-Pan American W, 72-61 - 1 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 20 Rice L, 63-61 - 5 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 23 at UTSA L, 87-76 - 11 5-5 100.0 2-2 100.0 3-6 50.0 15
Nov 26 Central Mich. L, 68-64 1 28 3-7 42.9 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 8
Nov 30 at Houston L, 78-67 1 11 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 5 at Oklahoma L, 78-56 1 12 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 4
Dec 8 Tex. Permian Basin L, 82-77 1 12 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 20 Cal State Northridge L, 67-66 1 7 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 28 at Minnesota L, 65-44 1 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 2 at Central Arkansas W, 81-66 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 4 at Oral Roberts W, 71-64 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 9 Northwestern State W, 101-87 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 11 Stephen F. Austin L, 80-70 - 11 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 2
Jan 16 at McNeese State W, 77-61 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 18 at Nicholls W, 70-67 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 23 Southeastern Louisiana W, 74-71 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 New Orleans L, 70-62 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 30 at Sam Houston State L, 78-74 - 1 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 1 at Lamar W, 58-35 - 2 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 6 at Incarnate Word L, 82-78 - 6 2-2 100.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 5
Feb 8 at Abilene Christian W, 71-69 - 17 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Feb 13 Central Arkansas W, 84-73 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 15 Oral Roberts W, 74-72 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 at Houston Baptist W, 66-61 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Mar 1 Houston Baptist W, 65-45 - 12 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-3 0.0 0
Mar 6 McNeese State W, 67-51 - 4 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Mar 8 Nicholls W, 58-44 - 6 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 1-1 100.0 3
Mar 14 vs. Sam Houston State L, 69-63 - 8 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 2
Mar 19 at Northern Colo. W, 82-71 - 11 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 4
Mar 22 at University of the Pacific L, 89-60 - 10 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 0
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 8 Huston-Tillotson W, 79-45 - 16 1 2 3 3 0 - 0 0 1 0
Nov 12 at Iowa St. L, 80-50 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Nov 15 IPFW W, 72-71 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 Tennessee Tech L, 62-60 - 15 1 0 1 1 1 1.0 0 1 2 0
Nov 17 Texas-Pan American W, 72-61 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Nov 20 Rice L, 63-61 - 5 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Nov 23 at UTSA L, 87-76 - 11 0 6 6 0 0 - 1 0 3 0
Nov 26 Central Mich. L, 68-64 1 28 0 0 0 2 2 1.0 0 0 3 -
Nov 30 at Houston L, 78-67 1 11 0 2 2 2 1 2.0 1 0 0 0
Dec 5 at Oklahoma L, 78-56 1 12 2 0 2 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 0
Dec 8 Tex. Permian Basin L, 82-77 1 12 0 0 0 1 0 - 1 0 1 -
Dec 20 Cal State Northridge L, 67-66 1 7 0 0 0 0 0 - 2 0 1 0
Dec 28 at Minnesota L, 65-44 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Jan 2 at Central Arkansas W, 81-66 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 4 at Oral Roberts W, 71-64 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 9 Northwestern State W, 101-87 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 11 Stephen F. Austin L, 80-70 - 11 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 3 -
Jan 16 at McNeese State W, 77-61 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 18 at Nicholls W, 70-67 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 23 Southeastern Louisiana W, 74-71 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 New Orleans L, 70-62 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 30 at Sam Houston State L, 78-74 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Feb 1 at Lamar W, 58-35 - 2 1 0 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Feb 6 at Incarnate Word L, 82-78 - 6 2 0 2 0 0 - 0 0 2 -
Feb 8 at Abilene Christian W, 71-69 - 17 2 0 2 0 2 0.0 0 0 3 -
Feb 13 Central Arkansas W, 84-73 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Feb 15 Oral Roberts W, 74-72 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 at Houston Baptist W, 66-61 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Mar 1 Houston Baptist W, 65-45 - 12 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 3 -
Mar 6 McNeese State W, 67-51 - 4 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Mar 8 Nicholls W, 58-44 - 6 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 2 0
Mar 14 vs. Sam Houston State L, 69-63 - 8 1 1 2 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Mar 19 at Northern Colo. W, 82-71 - 11 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Mar 22 at University of the Pacific L, 89-60 - 10 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2012-13 18 - 10.3 0.7-1.7 38.7 0.2-0.5 33.3 0.3-0.7 38.5 1.8
2013-14 25 6 8.8 0.6-1.6 41.0 0.2-0.5 41.7 0.7-1.1 60.7 2.2
Total 43 6 9.4 0.7-1.6 40.0 0.2-0.5 38.1 0.5-1.0 53.7 2.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2012-13 18 - 186 12-31 38.7 3-9 33.3 5-13 38.5 32
2013-14 25 6 219 16-39 41.0 5-12 41.7 17-28 60.7 54
Total 43 6 405 28-70 40.0 8-21 38.1 22-41 53.7 86
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2012-13 18 - 10.3 0.3 0.5 0.8 0.6 0.0 0.4 0.8 0.5 0.0 0.1
2013-14 25 6 8.8 0.4 0.6 1.0 1.2 0.0 0.4 0.3 1.1 0.2 0.0
Total 43 6 9.4 0.3 0.6 0.9 0.9 0.0 0.4 0.5 0.7 0.1 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2012-13 18 - 186 5 9 14 10 0 7 14 0.5 0 2
2013-14 25 6 219 10 16 26 29 0 9 8 1.1 5 1
Total 43 6 405 15 25 40 39 0 16 22 0.7 5 3
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 25 6 8.8 0.6-1.6 41.0 0.2-0.5 41.7 0.7-1.1 60.7 2.2
Conference 10 - 6.5 0.5-1.2 41.7 0.1-0.5 20.0 0.3-0.6 50.0 1.4
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 12 3 10.0 0.6-2.1 28.0 0.2-0.7 25.0 0.5-0.8 60.0 1.8
Away 12 3 7.6 0.8-1.1 69.2 0.2-0.3 75.0 0.8-1.3 56.2 2.5
Neutral 1 - 8.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.0-2.0 100.0 2.0

Wins 10 - 7.5 0.4-1.3 30.8 0.0-0.3 0.0 0.8-1.2 66.7 1.6
Losses 15 6 9.6 0.8-1.7 46.2 0.3-0.6 55.6 0.6-1.1 56.2 2.5

November 8 2 11.4 1.2-2.5 50.0 0.5-0.9 57.1 0.8-1.2 60.0 3.8
December 4 4 8.5 0.2-1.0 25.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.5-1.0 50.0 1.0
January 2 - 6.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 1.0-1.0 100.0 1.0
February 5 - 6.2 0.6-0.8 75.0 0.2-0.4 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.4
March 6 - 8.5 0.3-1.5 22.2 0.0-0.2 0.0 1.2-2.0 58.3 1.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 25 6 219 16-39 41.0 5-12 41.7 17-28 60.7 54
Conference 10 - 65 5-12 41.7 1-5 20.0 3-6 50.0 14
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

Home 12 3 120 7-25 28.0 2-8 25.0 6-10 60.0 22
Away 12 3 91 9-13 69.2 3-4 75.0 9-16 56.2 30
Neutral 1 - 8 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 2

Wins 10 - 75 4-13 30.8 0-3 0.0 8-12 66.7 16
Losses 15 6 144 12-26 46.2 5-9 55.6 9-16 56.2 38

November 8 2 91 10-20 50.0 4-7 57.1 6-10 60.0 30
December 4 4 34 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 4
January 2 - 12 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 2
February 5 - 31 3-4 75.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 7
March 6 - 51 2-9 22.2 0-1 0.0 7-12 58.3 11
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 25 6 8.8 0.4 0.6 1.0 1.2 0.0 0.4 0.3 1.1 0.2 0.0
Conference 10 - 6.5 0.5 0.3 0.8 1.3 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 12 3 10.0 0.2 0.5 0.7 1.4 0.0 0.6 0.3 1.8 0.2 0.1
Away 12 3 7.6 0.6 0.8 1.3 0.9 0.0 0.2 0.3 0.5 0.2 0.0
Neutral 1 - 8.0 1.0 1.0 2.0 1.0 - 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0

Wins 10 - 7.5 0.4 0.5 0.9 1.1 0.0 0.3 0.3 1.0 0.0 0.0
Losses 15 6 9.6 0.4 0.7 1.1 1.2 0.0 0.4 0.3 1.2 0.3 0.1

November 8 2 11.4 0.2 1.4 1.6 1.2 0.0 1.0 0.5 2.0 0.2 0.1
December 4 4 8.5 0.5 0.0 0.5 1.0 0.0 0.2 0.2 1.0 0.8 0.0
January 2 - 6.0 0.0 0.5 0.5 1.5 - 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
February 5 - 6.2 1.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0
March 6 - 8.5 0.2 0.7 0.8 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 25 6 219 10 16 26 29 0 9 8 1.1 5 1
Conference 10 - 65 5 3 8 13 0 0 3 0.0 0 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 12 3 120 2 6 8 17 0 7 4 1.8 3 1
Away 12 3 91 7 9 16 11 0 2 4 0.5 2 0
Neutral 1 - 8 1 1 2 1 - 0 0 - 0 0

Wins 10 - 75 4 5 9 11 0 3 3 1.0 0 0
Losses 15 6 144 6 11 17 18 0 6 5 1.2 5 1

November 8 2 91 2 11 13 10 0 8 4 2.0 2 1
December 4 4 34 2 0 2 4 0 1 1 1.0 3 0
January 2 - 12 0 1 1 3 - 0 0 - 0 0
February 5 - 31 5 0 5 5 0 0 2 0.0 0 0
March 6 - 51 1 4 5 7 0 0 1 0.0 0 0