Jameel Warney

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Jameel Warney
Free agent
Position Small forward
Personal information
Born (1994-01-31) January 31, 1994 (age 22)
New Brunswick, New Jersey
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)
Listed weight 260 lb (118 kg)
Career information
High school Roselle Catholic
(Roselle, New Jersey)
College Stony Brook (2012–2016)
NBA draft 2016 / Undrafted
Playing career 2016–present
Career highlights and awards

Jameel Warney (born January 31, 1994) is an American professional basketball player. He played college basketball for Stony Brook.

High school career[edit]

Warney attended Roselle Catholic High School. As a sophomore, he averaged 20.0 points, 12.0 rebounds and 4.0 blocks and was named All-Union County. In his senior season, he averaged 17.0 points, 13.5 rebounds, 4.0 assists and 3.5 blocks. He graduated as the school's all-time leading scorer.[1]

College career[edit]

After graduating high school, Warney attended Stony Brook, where he was named America East Conference Player of the Year in 2014, 2015 and 2016,[2] becoming the third player in conference history to win Player of the Year three times, joining Reggie Lewis and Taylor Coppenrath.

As a senior, Warney averaged 19.8 points, 10.8 rebounds, 1.6 assists and 3.0 blocks in 33 games[3] and was named to the 35-man midseason watch list for the Naismith Trophy.[4] On March 12, 2016, he led the Seawolves to their first NCAA Tournament appearance by scoring 43 points in the America East Conference Men's Basketball Tournament finals against Vermont.[5]

He graduated with averages of 15.8 points, 9.4 rebounds, 1.6 assists, 2.0 blocks and 30.7 minutes in 135 games and ended as the school’s all-time leader in points (2,132), rebounds (1,275), blocks (275) and games played.[3]

Professional career[edit]

After going undrafted in the 2016 NBA draft, Warney joined the Dallas Mavericks for the 2016 NBA Summer League.[6] On July 27, 2016, he signed with the Mavericks,[3] but was later waived on October 16 after appearing in three preseason games.[7]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Gardner, David (February 17, 2016). "HUNGRY WOLF: JAMEEL WARNEY MAY BE COLLEGE HOOPS' MVP, BUT FIRST HE WANTS TO MAKE SCHOOL HISTORY". CampusRush.com. Retrieved October 8, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Warney Tabbed Player of Year to Highlight MBB Award Winners". America East Conference. March 7, 2014. Retrieved March 9, 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c Karalla, Bobby (July 27, 2016). "Mavs sign Jameel Warney and Keith Hornsby". Mavs.com. Retrieved August 10, 2016. 
  4. ^ Payne, Terrence (February 11, 2016). "Naismith Trophy midseason list announced". Fox Sports. Retrieved February 19, 2016. 
  5. ^ "Jameel Warney scored 43 points and Stony Brook reached the NCAA Tournament for the first time by coming from behind to win the America East Tournament championship 80-74 against Vermont on Saturday". Associated Press. March 12, 2016. Retrieved July 27, 2016. 
  6. ^ Ahmadi, Arya (July 4, 2016). "Samsung NBA Summer League 2016 Roster and Schedule". Mavs.com. Retrieved October 8, 2016. 
  7. ^ "Mavericks waive Jameel Warney". InsideHoops.com. October 16, 2016. Retrieved October 16, 2016. 

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