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James Kelly
James  Kelly

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Ann Arbor, Mich.

High School:
Pioneer HS

Last College:
Miami (Fla.)

Height / Weight:
6-8 / 259

Position:
F


03/27/2017

Jon Elmore Declares for the 2017 NBA Draft

The junior led the league in points and assists during the 2016-17 season

03/22/2017

Jon Elmore Named to NABC All-District First Team

It is the first time Jon Elmore has been named to the NABC All-District team

03/10/2017

MCGILL: Record Performance Puts @HerdMBB in C-USA Championship

The 19 3-pointers broke the tournament record

03/06/2017

Elmore, Taylor Earn All-Conference USA Team Honors

Jon Elmore was named to the first team and Ryan Taylor landed on the third team

03/03/2017

@HerdMBB to Close Out Regular Season with North Texas for Senior Night

The game will be Ryan Taylor, Austin Loop and Stevie Browning’s final game at the Henderson Center

03/11/2016

Marshall vs. Middle Tennessee

Photos from Marshall vs. Middle Tennessee in the semifinals of the C-USA Championships on March 11, 2016.

03/05/2016

Marshall Men's Basketball vs Southern Miss

Photos by Rick Haye

03/03/2016

Men's Basletball vs Louisiana Tech

Herd vs Louisiana Tech

02/20/2016

Marshall 82, ODU 65

Photos from Marshall men's basketball's 82-65 win over Old Dominion on Feb. 20, 2016

02/18/2016

Marshall 87, Charlotte 72

Photos from Marshall Men's Basketball 87-72 win over Charlotte on 02/18/2016

2015-16 (SENIOR): Marshall’s first Conference USA first team selection and Newcomer of the Year … three-time C-USA Player of the Week (Feb. 22, Jan. 11, Dec. 28) … named Hal Greer Most Outstanding Player by Herd coaches ... one of two players in Herd history to record at least 600 points and 300 rebounds in a single season, alongside Russell Lee who did it twice (1970-71, ’71-72) … highest combination of season points and rebounds in school history (663/324) … one of three Herd players to start all 33 games … led the team in scoring (20.1 points per game), rebounding (9.8 per game), steals (1.3 per game) and blocks (1.1 per game) … first 20/20 game for Marshall in 43 years with 27 points and 23 rebounds against Charlotte (Feb. 18) … 23 rebounds versus Charlotte tied for second-best performance by a D-I player in 2015-16 … named to Global Sports Classic All-Tournament team … team-high 15 double-doubles … reached double-figure scoring in all 33 games with 16 games of 20+ points and four games of 30+ points … 15 games of 10+ rebounds … No. 3 in Conference USA in scoring and rebounding (through games of March 12) … led the league in defensive rebounding (8.0 per game).

Statistic (program ranking)

663 season points (No. 7)
260 season made field goals (No. 5)
324 season rebounds (No. 12)
38 points versus Wyoming, Dec. 21 (tied for No. 21)
15 field goals made versus Wyoming, Dec. 21 (tied for No. 8)
23 rebounds versus Charlotte, Feb. 18 (No. 22) – only Charlie Slack and Bob Allen have more rebounds in a single game


2014-15 (REDSHIRT JUNIOR):
Redshirted the season as a D-I NCAA transfer.

AT MIAMI (FLA.) (2013-14): Started 11 of 27 games played ... Averaged 6.0 points, 3.7 rebounds in 17.9 minutes ... Totaled 163 points, 101 rebounds and 482 minutes ... Connected on 48.5 percent (65-134) of shots from field, 40.5 percent (15-37) from long range and 66.7 percent (18-27) at free throw line ... In 13 ACC games, averaged 4.2 points and 2.8 rebounds in 13.8 minutes ... Totaled 55 points, 36 rebounds and 180 minutes ... Hit 37.0 percent (20-54) of field goals, 35.3 percent (6-17) from distance and 75.0 percent (9-12) at free throw line ... Played 10 minutes total in two ACC Tournament games, grabbing three rebounds ... Led team in scoring three times ... Scored in double digits in nine games ... Grabbed at least five rebounds nine times ... Pulled down one rebound in all but two appearances ... Knocked down multiple 3-pointers in trio of games ... Season highs: 18 points at Charleston, 11/18; 9 rebounds vs. Virginia Tech, 12/8; 2 assists, twice, last vs. Texas Southern, 11/14; 2 blocked shots at Cal State Fullerton, 11/29; 35 minutes vs. Arizona State, 12/1.

AT OWENS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (2011-2013): In two seasons at Owens, averaged 17.9 points, 10.0 rebounds, 1.0 assist, 1.5 steals and 1.5 blocks per game ... Totaled 1,219 points, 678 rebounds, 105 blocks, 104 steals and 70 assists ... First player in program history to record 1,000 points, 600 rebounds, 100 steals and 100 blocks in his career ... 38 career double-doubles ... Featured on ESPN's Top 10 Plays ... Holds single-season records for most blocks (57, 2011-12) and most rebounds (363, 2012-13), as well as career records for most blocks (105) and most rebounds (678) ... Four-time OCCAC Player of the Week ... Sophomore season shot 52.2 percent from the field and averaged 18.3 points, 10.1 rebounds, 1.7 steals and 1.3 blocks per game ... Led the Ohio Community College Athletic Conference (OCCAC) in scoring (21.1 ppg) and rebounding (11.4 rpg), third in blocks (1.6bpg) and fourth in steals (2.3spg) ... In sophomore season had 20 double-doubles and one triple-double ... First Team All-Ohio Community College Athletic Conference (OCCAC), First Team All-Region XII and NJCAA D-II Second Team All-American as a sophomore ... Rookie year was named Second Team All-OCCAC and the team's co-MVP (Edmonds) ... Played in NJCAA Division II tournament semifinals.

HIGH SCHOOL: Averaged 15 points, eight rebounds, two steals, two blocks and one assist per game ... League MVP ... All-state ... Coached by Rex Stanazach.

PERSONAL: Born August 12, 1993 ... Son of Darlene Isom and Desi Kelly ... Brother to Desi Kelly, Jr. ... Majoring in health professions ... Started playing basketball junior year of high school, after a four-inch growth spurt.

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