Hometown: Columbia, S.C.
Previous School: Charis Prep
|JARRED GUEST - CAREER STATISTICS|
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· Long, athletic forward who can stretch defenses with his ability to score from inside and outside
· Praised for his explosiveness around the rim and ability to clean the glass
· Looking to earn more minutes after putting on weight and training hard in the offseason
AS A SOPHOMORE (2012-13):
· Appeared in 35 games of the 36 games, averagine 10.5 minute per game.
· Accumulated 2.1 points and 2.5 rebounds per game.
· Scored a career high 17 points, and grabbed a career high 10 rebounds against Stetson.
· Tallied 6 rebounds in a NCAA tournament game against Akron.
· Tallied 2 steals in a game 5 times.
· Averaged 1.28 offensive rebounds per game.
AS A FRESHMAN (2011-12):
· Guest saw action in 20 games last year for the Rams, averaging just over four minutes a contest.
· He chipped in 18 points and 11 rebounds during the season and also blocked three shots.
· Showed flashes of his potential when he scored six or more points on two occasions (1/2/12 at Hofstra, 1/25/12 at Towson)
· Scored his first career points with his second-half bucket against George Washington in the BB&T Classic on Dec. 4
· Played crucial minutes in road victory at Hofstra, giving VCU six points and six rebounds off the bench. He went a perfect 6-for-6 from the charity stripe in that contest.
Getting to Know Jarred
Son of Carol Guest
Majoring in Information Systems
Born on August 13, 1992
PRIOR TO VCU:
· Spent senior season at Charis Prep under the guidance of Carlos Peralta. During that year, the Crimson Tide posted a 35-3 mark en route to the National Prep School Championship.
· During his one season at Charis Prep, Guest averaged 16.8 points, 12.6 rebounds and 3.1 blocks per game.
· Prior to his time at Charis Prep, he was a standout on the hardwood for Jason Powell at Richland Northeast High School in Columbia, S.C.
· At Richland Northeast, he earned multiple All-State and All-County accolades and averaged nearly 20 points and more than 10 rebounds per game.
· Three-star prospect who drew interest from schools such as Georgia, Maryland, Tennessee, Missouri and Oklahoma State, among others.