#55 Oton Jankovic
Hometown Zagreb, Croatia
High School Montverde Academy
- Signed with Commodores in summer of 2019
- Originally from Zagreb, Croatia, he played his senior year of high school at Monteverde Academy in Florida
- Oton has played in 14 of 24 games so far this season, including 6 of the last 8
- Hit his first career 3 point field goal @ South Carolina on Jan. 25, 2020
- Oton had a season high 3 rebounds vs. Texas A&M on Jan. 11, 2020
- The freshman also tallied a season high 2 blocks vs. The Aggies on Jan. 11, 2020
- Recorded a season high 2 steals against UNC Wilmington on Jan. 21, 2020
- Played two seasons in California at Prolific Prep before moving to Florida. He was with the Cibona Zagreb youth system in Croatia before moving to the United States, where he averaged 10 points a game in his age-group FIBA European Championship.
- A versatile and athletic frontcourt player, he has the ability to drive and pass the basketball and at 6’10, has unique playmaking skills and athleticism.
- On the defensive end, he has the length and frame to grow into a defensive presence.
- According to 24/7 Sports, he was ranked the No. 21 overall player in the state of Florida and the 57th-best power forward in the nation.
- Oton Jankovic
- July 27, 2000
- Son of Natko and Tamara Jankovic
- Has one brother, Niksa
- Plans to major in Psychology
- Advice to young people: “Work hard.”