Jordan Wright - Men's Basketball - Vanderbilt University Athletics

#4 Jordan Wright


Class Junior
Height 6'6"
Weight 215
Hometown Baton Rouge, La.
High School Dunham
Major Human and Org. Development

Student-Athlete Features
Vanderbilt Hustler — Wright Brings Toughness and Grit to the Commodores

Career Honors

  • 2021 SEC Academic Honor Roll

As a Sophomore (2020-21)

  • SEC Academic Honor Roll
  • Played in 23 games and started 15 (final 15 games of season)
  • Averaged 8.7 points, 4.5 rebounds, 2.1 assists and 1.1 steals in 24.5 minutes per game
  • Shot 48.7 percent overall, 43.2 percent from 3 and 64.6 percent from the free throw line
  • Second on team in rebounding, steals and assists, and third in scoring and blocks
  • Scored in double figures 10 times and had at least four rebounds 17 times
  • Led team in rebounding three times and assists four times
  • First career double-double with 15 points and season-best 11 rebounds in win at Cincinnati (March 4)
  • Season-best five assists at Alabama (Feb. 20) and in win over Ole Miss (Feb. 27)
  • Season-high 18 points with three 3s and eight rebounds at Kentucky (Jan. 5)
  • Scored 17 points on 7 of 8 shooting against Richmond (Dec. 16)

As a Freshman (2019-20)

  • First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll
  • Played in 31 games and made six starts
  • Averaged 5.7 points and 2.8 rebounds in 16.5 minutes per game
  • Scored in double figures in six games
  • Season-high 23 points at Tennessee, where he was 8 of 14 overall, 2 of 3 from 3 and 5-5 from free throw line
  • Posted a season-high seven rebounds on two occasions — at Auburn and at Mississippi State
  • Played a season-high 28 minutes against Texas A&M
  • Tied season high with four steals against both Buffalo and Alabama
  • Also had a season-high three assists vs. Alabama

High School

  • Averaged 20 points, 13 rebounds, six assists, two blocks and two steals as a senior
  • First-team all-state as a senior, three-time first-team All-Metro, three-time district MVP and first-team All-Louisiana
  • Won state title in 2018 and 2019
  • Four-year starter who was captain in 2018 and 2019
  • Summa Cum Laude graduate and a member of the National Honor Society

The Wright File

  • Son of Tracy Wright and Yvette Boyd-Wright
  • Plans to major in Human and Organizational Development
  • Advice for young people: “Stay humble and always strive to better yourself”

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