Jordan in 2013
September 29, 1986 |
|Listed height||7 ft 0 in (2.13 m)|
|Listed weight||253 lb (115 kg)|
|High school||Jamaica College (Kingston, Jamaica)
Florida Air Academy
|NBA draft||2010 / Round: 2 / Pick: 44th overall|
|Selected by the Milwaukee Bucks|
|2011–2012||New York Knicks|
|2012||→Erie BayHawks (D-League)|
|2012–2013||Reno Bighorns (D-League)|
|2013||Los Angeles D-Fenders (D-League)|
|2013||Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters (Philippines)|
|2013–2014||Virtus Bologna (Italy)|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at Basketball-Reference.com|
In the 2007–08 season, Jordan finished second in Conference USA in rebounds and first in field goal percentage and blocked shots. Jordan's eight blocks against ECU tied a Conference USA Tournament record, set by Cincinnati's Kenyon Martin in the 1998 tournament. Also his 21 blocks in four Conference USA Tournament games set a new tournament record. Jordan was rewarded with being named to the Conference USA All-Defense team. Jordan led the Golden Hurricane to the 2008 CBI championship and was named the tournament MVP.
In the 2008–09 season, Jordan finished 2nd in Conference USA in rebounds and 1st in field goal percentage and blocked shots. He was rewarded with being named 1st team all-conference  On April 10, 2009, Jordan announced that he would returning for his senior season at Tulsa citing that "I think I was ready (for the NBA draft), but still have things I need to work on to become better." Jordan was named the preseason 2009–10 Conference USA Player of the Year.
Jordan owns the Conference USA career blocks record.
Jordan was drafted 44th overall by the Milwaukee Bucks in the 2010 NBA Draft. On July 8, 2010, his rights were traded to the New York Knicks. He joined the Knicks for the 2010 NBA Summer League. Later that year, he signed with KK Hemofarm of Serbia for the 2010–11 season.
In July 2011, he signed with BC Krka of Slovenia. After the 2011 NBA lockout ended in December 2011, he left Slovenia and returned to the United States. On December 13, 2011, he signed with the Knicks. On January 17, 2012, the Knicks assigned Jordan to the Erie BayHawks of the NBA D-League. On January 23, 2012, the Knicks recalled Jordan from the BayHawks. He was reassigned on March 2, 2012, recalled on March 8, 2012, and reassigned once more on April 10, 2012. He played his first career playoff game against the Miami Heat in the 2012 NBA Playoffs.
On July 11, 2012, Jordan was traded to the Houston Rockets along with teammates Toney Douglas, Josh Harrellson and two future draft picks for Marcus Camby. He was waived by the Rockets on July 18, 2012.
On December 18, 2012, Jordan was acquired by the Reno Bighorns of the NBA D-League. On February 4, 2013, Jordan was named to the Futures All-Star roster for the 2013 NBA D-League All-Star Game.
NBA career statistics
|GP||Games played||GS||Games started||MPG||Minutes per game|
|FG%||Field goal percentage||3P%||3-point field goal percentage||FT%||Free throw percentage|
|RPG||Rebounds per game||APG||Assists per game||SPG||Steals per game|
|BPG||Blocks per game||PPG||Points per game||Bold||Career high|
- Associated Press. Seven-footer Jordan makes name for self at Tulsa, ESPN, February 25, 2010.
- 2007–2008: Conference Leaders. – Conference USA.
- Bailey, Eric. – "C-USA Notebook: Jordan honored". – Tulsa World. – March 12, 2008.
- "Tulsa 70 – Bradley 64". – Associated Press. – (c/o ESPN – ESPN.com.) – April 4, 2008.
- Player Bio: Jerome Jordan. – Tulsa Golden Hurricane.
- "Tulsa's Jordan and Uzoh Earn Conference USA Honors".
- Bailey, Eric. – "Jordan's return is Big Boost". – Tulsa World. – April 11, 2009.
- Klein, John. Jordan helps TU find its fortitude, Tulsa World, March 12, 2010.
- Jerome Jordan Player Profile – RealGM
- KRKA updates roster with Balazic, Baxter & Jordan
- "Knicks Assign Jeremy Lin and Jerome Jordan to NBA D-League's Erie BayHawks". NBA.com. January 17, 2012. Retrieved September 12, 2014.
- "New York Knicks recall Jeremy Lin and Jerome Jordan from D-League". Sportando.com. January 23, 2012. Retrieved September 12, 2014.
- Knicks reassign Jerome Jordan to Erie BayHawks
- Knicks Recall Jerome Jordan From D-League
- Former University of Tulsa star Jerome Jordan reassigned by New York Knicks to Erie BayHawks
- "Rockets Make Trades Official". NBA.com. 2012-07-11. Retrieved 2012-07-12.
- BIGHORNS ACQUIRE JEROME JORDAN
- 2013 NBA Development League All-Star Game Rosters Announced
- D-Fenders Trade for Jerome Jordan
- Talk ‘N Text taps ex-Knick Jerome Jordan to replace Donnell Harvey
- "Virtus Bologna officially signs Jerome Jordan". Sportando.net. September 16, 2013. Retrieved November 24, 2013.
- "Brooklyn Nets Sign Jerome Jordan". NBA.com. September 11, 2014. Retrieved September 11, 2014.