11 - Jelani Currie
Jelani Currie
Height: 6-4
Weight: 185
Year: Junior
Hometown: Albany, N.Y.
High School: Albany Academy
Position: Guard
gp 27
pts/g 5.3
fg % 47.1
3pt % 41.9
ft % 68.6
reb/g 2.8
a/g 0.9

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
Feb 9 at Houston Baptist L, 77-66
Feb 14 Stephen F. Austin W, 71-63
Feb 16 New Orleans W, 55-53
Feb 21 at Incarnate Word L, 74-68
Feb 24 at Abilene Christian W, 67-44
Feb 28 Sam Houston State W, 61-59
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 27 15
Games started 9 -
Minutes 530 290
Minutes per game 19.6 19.3
FG 48-102 24-54
FG Pct 47.1 44.4
3PT 13-31 3-9
3PT Pct 41.9 33.3
FT 35-51 15-27
FT Pct 68.6 55.6
Off rebounds 27 16
Def rebounds 49 27
Total rebounds 76 43
Rebounds per game 2.8 2.9
Personal fouls 45 29
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 24 11
Turnovers 29 14
Assist to turnover ratio 0.8 0.8
Steals 17 10
Blocks 7 4
Points 144 66
Points per game 5.3 4.4
Points per 40 min 10.9 9.1
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 14 Our Lady of the Lake W, 73-58 1 30 3-6 50.0 0-1 0.0 4-5 80.0 10
Nov 18 at Georgetown L, 78-62 1 18 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Nov 23 at Saint Louis W, 62-56 1 29 3-5 60.0 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 8
Nov 25 at Bradley L, 52-38 1 23 0-4 0.0 0-2 0.0 2-4 50.0 2
Nov 28 Mississippi Val. W, 75-66 1 34 1-5 20.0 1-4 25.0 2-2 100.0 5
Nov 29 vs. Radford L, 57-46 1 13 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 6 Denver L, 64-48 1 6 1-1 100.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 3
Dec 15 UTSA L, 73-60 1 19 2-6 33.3 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 6
Dec 17 at Denver L, 83-73 1 17 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Dec 20 at CSUN W, 75-68 - 29 8-9 88.9 7-7 100.0 4-4 100.0 27
Dec 22 at Cal St. Fullerton L, 82-77 - 8 1-3 33.3 0-2 0.0 1-1 100.0 3
Dec 30 Jarvis Christian W, 87-55 - 14 2-3 66.7 0-1 0.0 4-4 100.0 8
Jan 6 at Central Arkansas W, 77-70 - 11 2-3 66.7 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 6
Jan 10 McNeese State W, 71-61 - 19 1-5 20.0 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 2
Jan 12 Lamar L, 66-64 - 7 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 1-3 33.3 1
Jan 17 at Nicholls W, 69-66 - 28 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 3
Jan 20 Northwestern State W, 88-76 - 25 3-4 75.0 1-1 100.0 2-2 100.0 9
Jan 24 at New Orleans W, 71-67 - 20 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 0-5 0.0 4
Jan 26 at Southeastern Louisiana W, 70-61 - 13 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 31 at Stephen F. Austin L, 61-51 - 20 2-2 100.0 1-1 100.0 0-2 0.0 5
Feb 3 Incarnate Word W, 71-70 - 23 3-6 50.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 8
Feb 7 at Sam Houston State L, 67-59 - 27 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 1-1 100.0 9
Feb 9 at Houston Baptist L, 77-66 - 21 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 14 Stephen F. Austin W, 71-63 - 15 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 3
Feb 16 New Orleans W, 55-53 - 17 3-3 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Feb 21 at Incarnate Word L, 74-68 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 at Abilene Christian W, 67-44 - 15 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 4
Feb 28 Sam Houston State W, 61-59 - 29 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 4
Mar 5 Houston Baptist   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 7 Abilene Christian   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 vs. TBD   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 14 Our Lady of the Lake W, 73-58 1 30 1 5 6 4 1 4.0 0 0 0 0
Nov 18 at Georgetown L, 78-62 1 18 0 1 1 1 1 1.0 0 1 4 -
Nov 23 at Saint Louis W, 62-56 1 29 1 2 3 2 1 2.0 1 0 2 -
Nov 25 at Bradley L, 52-38 1 23 2 1 3 0 2 0.0 0 0 2 -
Nov 28 Mississippi Val. W, 75-66 1 34 2 5 7 1 2 0.5 0 0 3 0
Nov 29 vs. Radford L, 57-46 1 13 2 3 5 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Dec 6 Denver L, 64-48 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Dec 15 UTSA L, 73-60 1 19 1 2 3 1 1 1.0 2 0 2 0
Dec 17 at Denver L, 83-73 1 17 1 0 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Dec 20 at CSUN W, 75-68 - 29 1 1 2 1 2 0.5 1 0 2 -
Dec 22 at Cal St. Fullerton L, 82-77 - 8 0 1 1 1 2 0.5 1 2 0 -
Dec 30 Jarvis Christian W, 87-55 - 14 0 1 1 2 1 2.0 2 0 1 -
Jan 6 at Central Arkansas W, 77-70 - 11 0 2 2 2 0 - 3 0 3 0
Jan 10 McNeese State W, 71-61 - 19 1 1 2 0 0 - 1 0 3 -
Jan 12 Lamar L, 66-64 - 7 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 2 0 0 0
Jan 17 at Nicholls W, 69-66 - 28 0 5 5 1 2 0.5 0 0 3 -
Jan 20 Northwestern State W, 88-76 - 25 2 0 2 2 2 1.0 0 1 2 0
Jan 24 at New Orleans W, 71-67 - 20 0 3 3 0 1 0.0 0 0 3 -
Jan 26 at Southeastern Louisiana W, 70-61 - 13 1 3 4 0 2 0.0 0 0 2 -
Jan 31 at Stephen F. Austin L, 61-51 - 20 2 1 3 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 -
Feb 3 Incarnate Word W, 71-70 - 23 2 1 3 0 0 - 0 0 3 0
Feb 7 at Sam Houston State L, 67-59 - 27 3 2 5 2 1 2.0 1 1 2 -
Feb 9 at Houston Baptist L, 77-66 - 21 1 2 3 1 0 - 0 0 1 -
Feb 14 Stephen F. Austin W, 71-63 - 15 0 1 1 0 0 - 1 0 2 0
Feb 16 New Orleans W, 55-53 - 17 0 3 3 1 1 1.0 1 0 1 0
Feb 21 at Incarnate Word L, 74-68 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 at Abilene Christian W, 67-44 - 15 2 1 3 0 1 0.0 1 2 0 -
Feb 28 Sam Houston State W, 61-59 - 29 2 2 4 0 2 0.0 0 0 4 0
Mar 5 Houston Baptist   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 7 Abilene Christian   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 vs. TBD   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  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
2014-15 27 9 19.6 1.8-3.8 47.1 0.5-1.1 41.9 1.3-1.9 68.6 5.3
Total 70 15 13.4 1.1-2.5 44.2 0.3-0.7 40.4 0.8-1.3 62.0 3.3
  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
2014-15 27 9 530 48-102 47.1 13-31 41.9 35-51 68.6 144
Total 70 15 935 76-172 44.2 21-52 40.4 57-92 62.0 230
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2012-13 18 - 10.3 2.6-6.7 38.7 0.6-1.9 33.3 1.1-2.8 38.5 6.9
2013-14 25 6 8.8 2.9-7.1 41.0 0.9-2.2 41.7 3.1-5.1 60.7 9.9
2014-15 27 9 19.6 3.6-7.7 47.1 1.0-2.3 41.9 2.6-3.8 68.6 10.9
Total 70 15 13.4 3.3-7.4 44.2 0.9-2.2 40.4 2.4-3.9 62.0 9.8
  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
2014-15 27 9 19.6 1.0 1.8 2.8 1.7 0.0 0.9 1.1 0.8 0.6 0.3
Total 70 15 13.4 0.6 1.1 1.7 1.2 0.0 0.6 0.7 0.8 0.3 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
2014-15 27 9 530 27 49 76 45 0 24 29 0.8 17 7
Total 70 15 935 42 74 116 84 0 40 51 0.8 22 10
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2012-13 18 - 10.3 1.1 1.9 3.0 2.2 0.0 1.5 3.0 0.5 0.0 0.4
2013-14 25 6 8.8 1.8 2.9 4.7 5.3 0.0 1.6 1.5 1.1 0.9 0.2
2014-15 27 9 19.6 2.0 3.7 5.7 3.4 0.0 1.8 2.2 0.8 1.3 0.5
Total 70 15 13.4 1.8 3.2 5.0 3.6 0.0 1.7 2.2 0.8 0.9 0.4
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 27 9 19.6 1.8-3.8 47.1 0.5-1.1 41.9 1.3-1.9 68.6 5.3
Conference 15 - 19.3 1.6-3.6 44.4 0.2-0.6 33.3 1.0-1.8 55.6 4.4
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 12 4 19.8 1.8-4.1 42.9 0.2-1.1 23.1 1.7-2.0 83.3 5.4
Away 14 4 19.9 1.9-3.8 50.9 0.7-1.3 55.6 1.1-1.9 55.6 5.6
Neutral 1 1 13.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0

Wins 16 3 21.9 2.2-4.2 52.2 0.7-1.4 47.8 1.8-2.4 73.7 6.8
Losses 11 6 16.3 1.2-3.2 37.1 0.2-0.7 25.0 0.6-1.2 53.8 3.2

November 6 6 24.5 1.3-3.8 34.8 0.3-1.7 20.0 1.5-2.2 69.2 4.5
December 6 3 15.5 2.7-4.2 64.0 1.3-2.0 66.7 1.8-1.8 100.0 8.5
January 8 - 17.9 1.4-3.0 45.8 0.4-1.0 37.5 0.9-2.2 38.9 4.0
February 7 - 21.0 1.9-4.3 43.3 0.0-0.1 0.0 1.1-1.3 88.9 4.9
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 27 9 530 48-102 47.1 13-31 41.9 35-51 68.6 144
Conference 15 - 290 24-54 44.4 3-9 33.3 15-27 55.6 66
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

Home 12 4 238 21-49 42.9 3-13 23.1 20-24 83.3 65
Away 14 4 279 27-53 50.9 10-18 55.6 15-27 55.6 79
Neutral 1 1 13 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

Wins 16 3 351 35-67 52.2 11-23 47.8 28-38 73.7 109
Losses 11 6 179 13-35 37.1 2-8 25.0 7-13 53.8 35

November 6 6 147 8-23 34.8 2-10 20.0 9-13 69.2 27
December 6 3 93 16-25 64.0 8-12 66.7 11-11 100.0 51
January 8 - 143 11-24 45.8 3-8 37.5 7-18 38.9 32
February 7 - 147 13-30 43.3 0-1 0.0 8-9 88.9 34
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 27 9 19.6 3.6-7.7 47.1 1.0-2.3 41.9 2.6-3.8 68.6 10.9
Conference 15 - 19.3 3.3-7.4 44.4 0.4-1.2 33.3 2.1-3.7 55.6 9.1
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 12 4 19.8 3.5-8.2 42.9 0.5-2.2 23.1 3.4-4.0 83.3 10.9
Away 14 4 19.9 3.9-7.6 50.9 1.4-2.6 55.6 2.2-3.9 55.6 11.3
Neutral 1 1 13.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0

Wins 16 3 21.9 4.0-7.6 52.2 1.3-2.6 47.8 3.2-4.3 73.7 12.4
Losses 11 6 16.3 2.9-7.8 37.1 0.4-1.8 25.0 1.6-2.9 53.8 7.8

November 6 6 24.5 2.2-6.3 34.8 0.5-2.7 20.0 2.4-3.5 69.2 7.3
December 6 3 15.5 6.9-10.8 64.0 3.4-5.2 66.7 4.7-4.7 100.0 21.9
January 8 - 17.9 3.1-6.7 45.8 0.8-2.2 37.5 2.0-5.0 38.9 9.0
February 7 - 21.0 3.5-8.2 43.3 0.0-0.3 0.0 2.2-2.4 88.9 9.3
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 27 9 19.6 1.0 1.8 2.8 1.7 0.0 0.9 1.1 0.8 0.6 0.3
Conference 15 - 19.3 1.1 1.8 2.9 1.9 0.0 0.7 0.9 0.8 0.7 0.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 12 4 19.8 0.9 1.8 2.7 1.8 0.0 1.0 0.9 1.1 0.8 0.1
Away 14 4 19.9 1.0 1.8 2.8 1.7 0.0 0.9 1.2 0.7 0.6 0.4
Neutral 1 1 13.0 2.0 3.0 5.0 0.0 - 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Wins 16 3 21.9 0.9 2.3 3.2 2.1 0.0 1.0 1.1 0.9 0.7 0.2
Losses 11 6 16.3 1.1 1.2 2.3 1.0 0.0 0.7 1.0 0.7 0.5 0.4

November 6 6 24.5 1.3 2.8 4.2 1.8 0.0 1.3 1.3 1.0 0.2 0.2
December 6 3 15.5 0.5 0.8 1.3 0.8 0.0 0.8 1.2 0.7 1.0 0.3
January 8 - 17.9 0.8 1.9 2.6 2.0 0.0 0.9 1.1 0.8 0.8 0.1
February 7 - 21.0 1.4 1.7 3.1 1.9 0.0 0.6 0.7 0.8 0.6 0.4
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 27 9 530 27 49 76 45 0 24 29 0.8 17 7
Conference 15 - 290 16 27 43 29 0 11 14 0.8 10 4
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 12 4 238 11 21 32 21 0 12 11 1.1 9 1
Away 14 4 279 14 25 39 24 0 12 17 0.7 8 6
Neutral 1 1 13 2 3 5 0 - 0 1 0.0 0 0

Wins 16 3 351 15 36 51 34 0 16 18 0.9 11 3
Losses 11 6 179 12 13 25 11 0 8 11 0.7 6 4

November 6 6 147 8 17 25 11 0 8 8 1.0 1 1
December 6 3 93 3 5 8 5 0 5 7 0.7 6 2
January 8 - 143 6 15 21 16 0 7 9 0.8 6 1
February 7 - 147 10 12 22 13 0 4 5 0.8 4 3
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 27 9 19.6 2.0 3.7 5.7 3.4 0.0 1.8 2.2 0.8 1.3 0.5
Conference 15 - 19.3 2.2 3.7 5.9 4.0 0.0 1.5 1.9 0.8 1.4 0.6
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 12 4 19.8 1.8 3.5 5.4 3.5 0.0 2.0 1.8 1.1 1.5 0.2
Away 14 4 19.9 2.0 3.6 5.6 3.4 0.0 1.7 2.4 0.7 1.1 0.9
Neutral 1 1 13.0 6.2 9.2 15.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.1 0.0 0.0 0.0

Wins 16 3 21.9 1.7 4.1 5.8 3.9 0.0 1.8 2.1 0.9 1.3 0.3
Losses 11 6 16.3 2.7 2.9 5.6 2.5 0.0 1.8 2.5 0.7 1.3 0.9

November 6 6 24.5 2.2 4.6 6.8 3.0 0.0 2.2 2.2 1.0 0.3 0.3
December 6 3 15.5 1.3 2.2 3.4 2.2 0.0 2.2 3.0 0.7 2.6 0.9
January 8 - 17.9 1.7 4.2 5.9 4.5 0.0 2.0 2.5 0.8 1.7 0.3
February 7 - 21.0 2.7 3.3 6.0 3.5 0.0 1.1 1.4 0.8 1.1 0.8