Jordan LaVell Adams is an American professional basketball player for Venados de Mazatlán of the CIBACOPA. He played college basketball for the UCLA Bruins. He was the first UCLA freshman to score 20 or more points in his first four games, and was an all-conference first-team selection in the Pac-12 Conference in his sophomore year. After deciding to forgo his remaining college eligibility and enter the 2014 NBA draft, Adams was selected by Memphis Grizzlies in the first round with the 22nd overall pick. He played two seasons with Memphis before being waived after multiple knee surgeries.
|Born:||July 8, 1994, Atlanta, Georgia|
|Listed height:||6 ft 5 in|
|Listed weight:||209 lb|
|NBA draft:||2014 / Round: 1 / Pick: 22, Memphis Grizzlies|
|Team:||Venados de Mazatlán|
|Twitter:||Jordan Adams's Twitter profile|
About Jordan Adams
6'5" shooting guard who earned All-Pac-12 first team honors as a member of the UCLA Bruins in 2014. He was selected 22nd overall in the 2014 NBA Draft by the Memphis Grizzlies.
He played his high school ball at Oak Hill Academy in Virginia and was a part of the UCLA recruiting class that was considered the top class in the nation in 2012.
He helped lead the Bruins to a sweet 16 appearance in the 2014 NCAA Tournament where they fell to the overall #1 seed Florida Gators.
He was born in Atlanta, Georgia to Sabrina Johnson and John Adams and raised alongside sisters Jayla Black and Journey Johnson.
Steve Alford was the head coach of the Bruins during his sophomore season in 2013-2014.
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