2013-14 Season (Freshman): Redshirted.
Prior to Cincinnati: Earned team most valuable player honors while averaging 21 points, 8 rebounds and 3 blocks during the 2012-13 season at Queen City Prep Academy in Harrisburg, N.C. ... Helped lead the Trailblazers to a 30-5 overall record and Top 12 national ranking ... Coached at Queen City Prep by Tony Taylor ... attended McClymonds High School in Oakland, Calif., where he battled a knee injury that caused him to miss all of his junior season and portions of his senior campaign.
Personal: Jamaree Lamar Strickland ... born Feb. 25, 1994 in Richmond, Calif. ... son of Stacey Strickland and Joseph Augustine ... has one brother, Kenneth and one sister, Ashley.