#22 Jy'lan Washington
|PREV. SCHOOL||Louisiana Tech|
As a Redshirt-Senior, 2019-20 season: Played in 25 games for Big Blue, starting 22… Averaged 10.5 points and 5.3 rebounds in 23 minutes of action per game… Finished the season leading the Ohio Valley Conference in three-point field goal percentage, averaging 53.8 percent from beyond the arc… Ranked third in the league in field goal percentage, 60.7 percent…. Led the Tigers in blocked shots with 26… Scored double-digits in 14 matchups… Had a career game versus Murray State (2/8/20) posting a double-double, 24 points, 12 rebounds, adding an assist and two blocks… Shot 78.4 percent from the charity stripe, finishing the season with 10 perfect games from the free-throw line… Registered three double-doubles, versus Lipscomb (11/12/19) 11 points, 13 rebounds; versus Murray State (2/8/20) and versus Tennessee Tech (2/15/20) 15 points, 10 rebounds... Missed the final five games of the season due to injury.
As a Senior, 2018-19 season: Did not play due to NCAA transfer rules.
Louisiana Tech, 2015-16, 2016-17 & 2017-18 seasons: Played first three collegiate seasons at NCAA Division I Louisiana Tech (Conference USA)… Helped the Bulldogs post a 63-36 overall record with two postseason appearances (Vegas 16 in 2016; NIT in 2017)… Played in 97 games with 17 starts in three seasons… Averaged 4.1 points and 2.5 rebounds per game to go with a total of 50 blocks and 40 steals for the Bulldogs… As a junior in 2017-18, posted 5.9 points and 3.5 boards per game in 33 appearances with 14 starts… Posted career best for single-game outputs of points (19 vs. UTEP), rebounds (11 vs. Florida Atlantic) and steals (3 vs. UT Tyler) as a junior… Helping LA Tech reach the NIT as a sophomore, put up 3.6 points and 1.5 rebounds per game in 2016-17… As a freshman, averaged 2.8 points and 2.3 rebounds en route to a Vegas 16 berth.
Stewarts Creek HS: Graduated as the all-time leader in scoring and blocks at Stewarts Creek High School in Smyrna, Tenn. ... Averaged 17.5 points, 8.1 rebounds, 2.1 assists and 3.0 blocks per game as a senior... Named District 7-AAA MVP as well as a Tennessee Sports Writers Association Class AAA all-state member... Selected as the Daily News Journal Player of the Year... Helped Red Hawks to first ever postseason win, reaching the Region 4-AAA semifinals... Named third team all-mid state... Was a two-time all-district tournament and all-region tournament selection.
Major: Criminal Justice
Son of: Harold and Orneua Washington
Birthday: February 28
|* Played 2015-16, 2016-17 & 2017-18 seasons at Louisiana Tech (NCAA Division I)|