At Connecticut: Has appeared in 75 games, averaging 4.5 points and 2.0 rebounds per contest.
As a Sophomore in 2010-11: Appeared in all 41 games, starting two... Averaged 5.6 points and 2.6 rebounds in 16.6 minutes per game... Recorded 6.9 points and 2.7 rebounds per game in BIG EAST play... Scored 10 points against Cincinnati in the NCAA Tournament Third Round... Hit double digits in back to back games in the BIG EAST Tournament with 12 against Georgetown and 11 against DePaul... Scored a game-high 16 points with six rebounds at Louisville... Recorded his second-straight 20-point night with 23 points, six rebounds and two steals against Georgetown... Set new career highs against Providence with 25 points, 10 field goals made on 17 shots, eight rebounds and 31 minutes played... Added nine points and three rebounds against Rutgers... Contributed nine points and four boards at Notre Dame... Scored four of UConn's eight points in overtime to secure the victory against USF... Tied his season high with seven rebounds against Coppin State... Scored a season-high 10 points against UMBC... Grabbed a career-high six defensive rebounds against New Hampshire... Put home nine points along with three rebounds in the victory over Kentucky in the Championship of the Maui Invitational... Recorded nine points and tied his career high with seven rebounds in 17 minutes off the bench against Stony Brook.
As a Freshman in 2009-10: Averaged 3.3 points per game in 11.2 minutes per contest... Had six points against St. John's in the BIG EAST Tournament... Finished with seven points at South Florida... Added eight points, including a pair of threes, at Villanova... Scored 11 points at Georgetown... Posted a career-high effort of 13 points vs. Iona... Was seven-for-seven at the free-throw line, finishing Boston University game with 12 points... Scored 11 points against Colgate.
Before UConn: Aided the Tilton School (N.H.) to the 2009 NEPSAC Class B Championships and 2009 National Prep School Title... Finished the 2009 season with a 29-2 record at Tilton... Team MVP... Prep National Player of the Year... Co-Captain of the squad along with current UConn teammate Alex Oriakhi... Played AAU ball under head coach Leo Papile on the BABC squad.
Personal Information: Jamal A. Coombs-McDaniel... Born on December 11, 1989... Son of Pernell McDaniel and Sonya Coombs... Has one brother, Jared and two sisters Amanda and Kayla.