Men's Basketball

Javion Ogunyemi   0
Javion Ogunyemi


Troy, N.Y.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-8 / 239


GENERAL: Skilled big man...Can finish around the basket with both hands...Highly decorated local product...Huge upside...Can disrupt game on defensive end of floor.

BEFORE SIENA: Averaged 18 points, 10.8 rebounds and 3.8 blocks per game in leading Troy to Section II Championship and New York State semifinal appearance as a senior... 2013 Albany Times Union Large School Player of the Year...Three-time First Team Big 10 Section II Player of the Year...Three-time News Channel 13 All-Star...Three-time All-Area First Team...Third Team All-State as a senior.

PERSONAL: Son of Nick Ogunyemi and Thomasina Schultz...Chose Siena because of its proximity to his home and the comfort level he felt with Coach Patsos after he took over program...Was recruited by Temple, Clemson and Providence among others...Has younger brother Quentin (8).

Nickname: Jay, High Top
Major: Undecided
What I like most about Siena College: The distance from home
What I like most about Siena basketball: The tradition
Player I most relate to on the team: Maurice White
My biggest fear: Pit bulls
What is one thing you can't live without: My brother and my father
Person I look up to the most: My mother
Three words that describe me: Tall, smart, quiet
My dream car: Ferrari
Favorite vacation spot: Orlando
Favorite sports team: Miami Heat
Favorite phone app: Vine
Favorite movie: Above the Rim
Favorite actress: Lauren London

Men's Basketball Home

  Printer-friendly format   Email this article