Buzzsaw | #5 gunner | Captain

Jamaal Barnes Jr.

October 17th, 2000
Moreno Valley, CA

Player Bio

Jamaal Barnes Jr.

Professional Career

Jamaal Barnes Jr. prepped at Bonita High School in La Verne, Calif., where he helped lead the Bearcats to a 2018 Palomares League championship during his senior season. He was also a 2018 San Gabriel Valley Tribune first team all-Area selection and collected Division 2 second team all-state honors. He then led the Inland Empire Athletic Conference in scoring at 18.8 PPG at Mt. St. Jacinto College in 2019-20 before transferring to Division I Utah Tech, where he found his way into 10 games. His explosive style and range made him the third-round pick of the Buzzsaw. The son of former SlamBall gunner Jamaal Barnes Sr., he is one of four current players whose father previously played the sport.