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Jamal Aytes Athlete Profile

#40 Jamal Aytes

Position: Forward Height: 6-6 Weight: 235 Class: Junior Roster Years: 2013-2017 Hometown: San Diego, CA Last School: UNLV


  • Son of Franklin and Jacqueline Aytes
  • Has six siblings: Franklin, Candace, Bianca, Rashaun, Malik and Jazzele

At JSerra Catholic High School

  • Played for Joedy Gardner at JSerra Catholic High School in San Juan Capistrano, Calif.
  • As a senior, averaged 17 points and 10 rebounds
  • Named to the All-CIF Southern Division 4AA Team
  • Ranked No. 66 nationally among power forwards by ESPN.com in the class of 2013
  • Played AAU ball for the Dream Vision, coached by Clayton Williams
  • Named MVP at the adidas Exclusive Run
  • Played for UNLV in the fall of 2013 and averaged 2.8 points in 9.3 minutes

2013-2014 | Freshman Year

  • Transferred from UNLV and enrolled at BYU in January 2014
  • Sitting out due to NCAA transfer rules

2014-2015 | Medical Redshirt Year

  • Sat out 2014-15 season due to injury

2015-2016 | Sophomore Year

  • Played in 22 games
  • Posted season highs of 11 points (Adams State), 6 rebounds (New Mexico), 1 steal (Santa Clara) and 1 block (Santa Clara)
  • Shot 4 of 5 from the field for 8 points and 4 boards at Long Beach State
  • Hit 5 of 7 from the field for 11 points against Adams State
  • At the Diamond Head Classic averaged 7.0 points and shot 9 of 15 from the field