Jordan Caroline

Senior | Height/Weight: 6-7 / 235 | Position: Forward
Jordan Caroline


• Sophomore Jordan Caroline was named the Mountain West Championships MVP after averaging 18.3 points and 9.3 rebounds per game.

• Picked up double-double No. 14 on the year in the Mountain West Championship game, his third in the last four games. He netted 23 points and pulled in 10 boards vs. Colorado State. His 14 double-doubles ranks second in the Mountain West.

• Tops the team averaging 9.2 boards per game which is second in the Mountain West and 42nd in the entire NCAA.

• Is nearly averaging a double-double with 14.8 ppg and 9.2 rpg.

• Almost averaged a double-double in conference play with 15.9 points and 9.1 rebounds per game.

• Became just the fourth Wolf Pack player since at least the 1982-83 season to record two 30 point, 10 rebound games in the same season with his 31 points and 10 rebounds at UNLV. Also had 45 points with 13 rebounds at New Mexico.

• His career-high 45 points at New Mexico are the sixth-most in Division I this year, the most by any player in the Mountain West this year and the most by a Wolf Pack player since Kevin Franklin scored 48 against Loyola Marymount on Nov. 25, 1989.

• Earned several honors on Jan. 9 after a week where he averaged 32 points and 12 rebounds per game with two double-doubles. Caroline was named the Mountain West Player of the Week, NBC Sports’ Player of the Week and College Sports Madness’ High-Major Player of the Week.

• Named the Dec. 5 MW Player of the Week after averaging 16 points, 7.5 rebounds and three

assists in wins over Pacific and at Bradley.

• Of his 13 total double-doubles, half have come in streaks of three (vs. OSU, vs. Iona, vs. Oakland and vs. SDSU, at New Mexico, at Wyoming). Most recently had a double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds against Fresno State.

• Has led the Pack in rebounding in 18 games this season with 14 being game highs; OSU (12), Iona (13), Pacific (10), at Washington (9), UCI (13), UCSB (12), at Fresno State (13), SDSU (11), at UNM (13), vs. UNM (8), vs. UNLV (11), vs. Utah State (10), at UNLV (10) and vs. Fresno State (10).

2016-17 (So.): Named the MVP of the Mountain West Tournament after averaging 18.3 points, 9.3 rebounds and shot 54.4 percent in 34.3 minutes per game ... Posted back-to-back double-doubles with 10 points and 10 boards in the semifinal win over Utah State then followed with 23 points and 10 rebounds in the title game vs. Colorado State ... Five double-doubles in the last eight games, six in the last 11 and 14 on the season ...Led the Pack with 22 points in the quarterfinal win over Utah State, 15 came in the second half ... Produced his 12th double-double of the season finishing with 18 points and 15 rebounds in the home win over Colorado State ... The 15 rebounds tied his season high ... Tops the conference averaging 3.5 offensive rebounds per game which ranks 19th nationally ... In 26 games has scored in double figures ... Produced his 11th double-double of the season with 31 points and 10 rebounds, both game highs in the win at UNLV ... In 16 games has grabbed double figure rebounds ... In 14 games has posted a game-high in rebounds and three times in points ... Led the Pack in rebounding 18 times and in points in seven games ... Eight games of 20 or more points including 45 at New Mexico ... Posted his 10th double-double of the year against Utah State, scoring 15 points and tied for game-high honors with 10 boards ... Second in the MW with 14 double doubles ... Finished with 20 points and tied for game-high honors with eight rebounds in the home win over New Mexico ... Posted his third consecutive double-double finishing with 12 points and a season-high 15 rebounds at Wyoming ... Second time this season he has produced three consecutive double-doubles ... Hit the winning 3-pointer with 2 seconds left to complete a 22-point comeback at New Mexico as the Pack won 105-104 in overtime ... Scored 45 points and grabbed 13 rebounds to post his seventh double-double of the season at UNM ... The 45 points is tied for sixth most by any player in NCAA I this season ... Made 17-of-29 shots from the field and 5-of-8 from behind the arc versus the Lobos ... The 45 points is the most scored in the MW this season, the most at the Pit by an opponent, fourth most in the Pit, the most by a sophomore in the history of the MW in any game and MW game ... The 45 points is also tied for the fourth best total in a MW game ... Scored 32 points in the second half and five in overtime at UNM ... Named Jan. 8 MW Player of the Week after posting back-to-back double-doubles 19 points and 11 rebounds vs. SDSU and at UNM ... Named the Most Outstanding Player at the South Point Holiday Hoops Classic ... Scored a game-high 23 points in his return to his home state of Illinois as the Pack defeated Bradley 91-69 ... Named the MW Player of the Week after averaging 16 points, 7.5 rebounds and three assists in wins over Pacific and at Bradley ... Made 6-of-9 shots from the field including both 3-point attempts, grabbed five boards, tied his season-high with four assists, blocked one shot and had a steal against the Braves.

-At Southern Illinois-

2015-16 (Fr.): Named to the Missouri Valley Conference All-Freshman team after averaging 9.2 points and 6.2 rebounds in his first year of collegiate basketball at Southern Illinois ... Shot 44.8 percent from the field, 66 percent at the free throw line and made 2-of-3 shots from behind the arc ... Nine offensive rebounds against Evansville were the most by a Saluki since 2000 and is tied for the fifth best performance in SIU history ... Posted back-to-back doubles-doubles with 11 points and 14 rebounds at Loyola Chicago and 15 points and 13 rebounds at home versus Evansville ... His 303 points ranks fifth in SIU history for a freshman and 206 rebounds is third ... Ranked fourth in the MVC in rebounding (6.2 rpg) and third in offensive rebounds (2.4 orpg).

High School

Attended Montverde Academy (Fla.) and won back-to-back national titles in 2013 and 2014 ... Senior year team went 28-0 and finished the year ranked first in the final USA Today Super 25 ... Averaged 12 points and eight rebounds senior season and was named to the third-team Independent Class All-State squad by the Florida Association of Basketball Coaches ... Junior year averaged seven points and seven rebounds per game ... Played his first two seasons of high school basketball Champaign Central High School where he averaged 10 points and eight rebounds his sophomore year.


History major ... Son of Jayna Caroline ... In his free time likes to go to movies ... Chose Nevada because of the family atmosphere ... Pick the Wolf Pack over Cincinnati, Xavier and Minnesota ... Grandfather J.C. Caroline played for the Chicago Bears and is in the College Football Hall of Fame ... Father Simeon Rice played 12 seasons in the NFL for Arizona, Tampa Bay, Denver and Indianapolis ... Sports heroes are Kobe Bryant and LeBron James.