The Kinkaid School
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6-6 / 220
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USATSI Gallery - NCAA Tournament 2017 - No. 8 Northwestern vs. No. 9 Vanderbilt
View Rob Gray's photos of the Commodores' game with Northwestern in the 2017 NCAA Tournament.
View Rob Gray's photos from Vanderbilt's practice day in Salt Lake City prior to the team's game in the NCAA Tournament.
Photos from the No. 9 Vanderbilt men's basketball practice on 3/15/17 prior to the game against No. 8 Northwestern.
Photos from Vanderbilt vs. Arkansas at the SEC Tournament on 3/11/17.
• 2015 SEC First Year Academic Honor Roll
Athletic 6'6 forward who signed with the Commodores in the late signing period...Played in all 35 games as a junior and started all 35...Averaged 10.8 points and 7.0 rebounds per game as a junior...Left The Kinkaid School as the school's all-time leading scorer with 1,743 points.
Played in all 35 games and started all 35...Led team in minutes played with 31.7 per game; played 30 or more minutes in 25 games...Averaged 10.8 points and a team-leading 7.0 rebounds per game...Scored in double figures in 20 games in 2016-17, and had six games with 10 or more rebounds in six games...Posted three double-doubles for the season...Scored a career-high 23 points in win over Mississippi State; made a career-high five threes in a five minute span in the second half of the win over the Bulldogs...Grabbed a career-high 16 rebounds against Minnesota...Dished out a career-high six assists on two occasions that came in wins - at LSU and vs. Iowa State...Made a career-high eight free throws against Ole Miss.
Played in 32 games in 2015-16 and made 25 starts...Averaged 9.3 points and 5.6 rebounds per game and 11.0 points and 5.7 rebounds in conference play...Shot 43.5% from three for the season...Scored in double figures in 18 games in 2015-16, including a career-high 20-point effort against Texas A&M in Nashville (2/4), when he was 8-10 from the floor and 3-4 from three...Tallied five double-doubles, including an 18-point, 10-rebound effort in win at Florida...Grabbed career-high 13 rebounds in win over St. John’s in Maui...Finished fifth in the SEC in all games in free throw percentage (.833); second in league games only (.877).
Played in 33 games and started 24...Averaged 4.7 points and 3.1 rebounds per game...Shot 48.5% from the field and 45.5% from three for the season...Scored in double figures three times, including a career-high 12 points against Tennessee at Memorial Gym...Tallied 11 points at Georgia and 10 at Saint Mary's in the NIT First Round...Had career-high eight rebounds on two occasions - vs. Lipscomb and vs. Baylor...Dished out career-high four assists at Georgia.
Averaged 20.1 points, 9.2 rebounds, 2.0 assists, and 1.5 steals per game in his senior season at the Kinkaid School in Houston...Named a finalist for the Guy V. Lewis Award, which is given to the top high school player in the city of Houston...As a senior, Roberson shot 66.8% from the floor, 48% from three-point range, and 78% from the free throw line...Was a four-time All-Southwest Preparatory Conference selection and a member of the All-Greater Houston Team.
Jeffrey Lynn Roberson, Jr...August 20, 1996...Son of Jeffrey Sr. and Pamela Roberson...Undeclared on major at Vanderbilt...Has two brothers, Jonathan (25) and Jeremy (13)...Chose Vanderbilt over Georgia Tech, Saint Louis, and Harvard...Recipient of the Black and Gold Society Scholarship...Advice to youngsters: "Enjoy life, it goes by so fast."
Points: 23, vs. Miss. St. (2/25/17)
FG Made: 8, vs. Texas A&M (2/4/16)
FG Atts: 14, vs. Minnesota (12/3/16)
3FG Made: 5, vs. Miss. St. (2/25/17)
3FG Atts: 6, vs. Minnesota (12/3/16)
FT Made: 8, 3x, last vs. Ole Miss (2/4/17)
FT Atts: 9, 2x, last vs. Ole Miss (2/4/17)
Rebounds: 16, vs. Minnesota (12/3/16)
Assists: 6, 2x, last vs. Iowa State (1/28/17)
Turnovers: 6, at Kentucky (2/28/17)
Blocks: 2, 5x, last vs. Chattanooga (12/17/16)
Steals: 2, 12x, last vs. Florida (3/4/17)
Minutes: 39, at Miss. State (2/16/16)