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Jalen Adams
Jalen  Adams


Roxbury, Mass.

High School:
Brewster Adademy

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 195




Men's Basketball Pairings Announced for 2017-18

Home-and-Home Series with Wichita State on Tap


Huskies Make Sure The Season Continues

Four UConn players, including two freshmen, score in double figures.


UConn Falls to Cincinnati in AAC Semifinals, 81-71

Jalen Adams and Christian Vital combined for 39 points


Huskies Take On USF in Opening Round of AAC Tournament

Reigning Conference Champions Prepare for Action


Adams, Jackson Earn Conference Awards

Pair of Huskies Recognized for Outstanding Play


UConn vs Cincinnati AAC Tournament

UConn vs Cincinnati AAC Tournament Semifinal (photo by Stephen Slade)


UConn vs. Cincinnati

AAC Tournament Semifinals - March 11, 2017


UConn vs Houston AAC Tournament

UConn vs Houston AAC Tournament (photo by Stephen Slade)


UConn vs USF AAC Tournament

UConn vs USF AAC Tournament (photo by Stephen Slade)


UConn 47, Cincinnati 67

Photos from UConn vs. Cincinnati on 3/5/17.

While at UConn: Appeared in all 36 games for the Huskies, starting 11, and scored 264 points (7.3 ppg), grabbed 92 rebounds (2.6 rpg) and handed out 87 assists (2.4 apg)... Named to the American Athletic Conference Championship All-Tournament Team after scoring 37 points and grabbing 12 rebounds in UConn's three wins. Hit one of the most memorable shots in UConn history, canning a 65-foot jumper to send the AAC Championship quarterfinal game against Cincinnati to a fourth overtime... Named the AAC Rookie of the Week on Feb. 8.

As a Freshman in 2015-16: Had a career-high 22 points and 8 rebounds in the four-overtime win over Cincinnati in the AAC Championship quarterfinal game... Opened his UConn career with a six-point showing against Maine (Nov. 13)... Added 14 points and dished out a career-best six assists against Furman (Nov. 21)... Exploded for 19 points on 7-of-12 shooting in a setback to Cincinnati on Feb. 20... Scored nine points and dished out a game-best three assists in the Huskies' 74-67 win over Colorado in the NCAA Tournament First Round (March 17).

Before UConn: Ranked among the nation's Top 25 recruits by virtually every recruiting rating service... Attended Brewster Academy (Wolfeboro, N.H.) last year as a prep year and played under Coach Jason Smith, helping Brewster to a 34-1 record, the NEPSAC Class AAA Championship and the National Prep Championship... Was a First Team All-NEPSAC Class AAA selection and was named MVP of the NEPSAC Class AAA Tournament... Served as team captain and averaged 16.0 points, 5.0 rebounds, and 4.5 assists per game at Brewster. ... Named MVP of the Jordan Brand Classic Regional Game after scoring 27 points, with 4 rebounds, 5 assists, and 2 steals, leading his team to a 125-112 victory... Prior to his time at Brewster Academy, graduated cum laude from Cushing Academy (Ashburnham, Mass.) after attending for two years and helping Cushing win back-to-back NEPSAC championships under Coach Barry Connors... Began his high school career at Melrose (Mass.) High School.

Personal Information: Jalen R. Adams ... Born December 11, 1995... Son of Sylvia Bell and Shawn Adams... Has two brothers, Shawn Adams Jr., Keith Pinson.