|Hometown:||Four Oaks, N.C.|
Averaged 27 points, 14.2 rebounds 4.1 assists and 2.0 blocks per game as a senior for coach Jeff Davis at Princeton High School… Led team to a 22-3 record and a conference championship… One of 15 players named to the All-Class NCPrep.com All-State Team… Named NC Preps.com Class A All-State… Participated in the North Carolina/South Carolina All-Star Game of which 10 players from each state are selected to play…One of two members of the UNCP squad to play in the exhibition (Shahmel Brackett)… Named his team’s most valuable player… Named the Raleigh Sports Club Athlete of the Week… Named MVP of the Princeton Christmas Tournament… Named MVP of the South Creek Christmas Tournament… Named first team all-conference… Named Goldsboro News Argus All-Area… Goldsboro News Argus Player of the Year… Named N.C. Basketball Coaches Association First Team All-District… Named N.C. Basketabll Coaches Association First Team All-State... Averaged 16 points and 12 rebounds per game as a junior at West Johnston High School… Named all-conference… Third Team N.C. Basketball Coaches Association All-District… Averaged 16 points and 12 rebounds per game as a sophomore… Named all-confererence… Named his team’s most valuable player… Earned the conference sportsmanship award… Raleigh News and Observer Scholar-Athlete of the Year as a senior… Lettered twice in football and three times in basketball… Princeton High School Class of 2011 Salutatorian… Member of National Honor Society… Member of Key Club… Member of Beta Club… Held a 4.8 grade point average at the time of graduation.
Is the son of Amy and John Jacobs… Born on November 19, 1992 in Chapel Hill, N.C. … Has two brothers, Austin and Zach… Proposed exercise science major at UNCP.
CAREER HIGHS AT UNCP
Points: 20 at Augusta State (1/25/12)
Rebounds: 1 (2x) last at Francis Marion University (2/2/12)
Assists: 3 (2x) last at Mount Olive (12/12/11)
Steals: 2 at Mount Olive (12/12/11)
Blocks: 2 vs. USC Aiken (1/18/12)
3-Point Field Goals: 2 at Augusta State (1/25/12)
Free Throws: 5 vs. USC Aiken (1/18/12)
Minutes: 30 at Armstrong Atlantic (12/19/11)