"Jalen Brunson's Basketball Journey: From High School Glory to NBA Stardom"

College Career

 Lincolnshire, Illinois junior guard Jalen Brunson has left an everlasting impression on basketball.


Scored 18 points against Kansas and 27 against West Virginia in critical tournament games.


unanimous first-team All-BIG EAST and Bob Cousy Award finalist.

NCAA Tournament

 Contributed 14 points and 5 assists in a win over Mount St. Mary's in the first round

USA Basketball Success

MVP of the U19 World Championship after leading Team USA to gold and scoring 30 points.

 High School Stardom

Illinois Gatorade Player of the Year: 2014 and 2015, plus Mr. Basketball in 2015.

Regular Contribution

 Averaged 14.0 points, 3.3 rebounds, 5.6 assists, and 2.1 steals per tournament game.

Basketball Legacy

Son of Temple's McDonald's All-American and Philadelphia Big Five player Rick Brunson. Born Aug. 31, 1996, in New Brunswick,

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