24 Ishmail Jabbie
24 - Ishmail Jabbie
Height: 6-3
Weight: 175
Year: So.
Hometown: Bowie, Md.
High School: Eleanor Roosevelt
Position: G

Accolades: (2016-17): Invited to participate in the Council on Undergraduate Research’s “Research Experiences for Undergraduates” Symposium in October, 2016, in Arlington, Va. (2015-16): Tabbed to America East Winter-Spring Honor Roll.

 

2016-17:  Saw action in seven games, including four America East contests… Grabbed a carom in five of those seven contests… Appeared in the CIT semi-finals versus Texas A&M-Corpus Christi.

 

2015-16: Made collegiate debut versus Loyola on Nov. 18… Scored nine points in six minutes of action at Towson on Dec. 23… Tallied a season-high 12 points in 12 second-half minutes vs. Hartford on Jan. 21, hitting all 5 field goal attempts… Produced a pair of 8-point efforts, at Binghamton on Jan. 27 and versus Stony Brook on Feb. 11… Recorded season-high in free throws (4) and minutes played (20) versus the Seawolves… Shot a tidy 47.1 percent (16-of-34) from the floor in 18 appearances.  

 

Background: A walk-on candidate to the Retrievers’ program who is attending UMBC on an academic scholarship… Majoring in mathematics... Capped his high school career by averaging 14 points, seven rebounds and three assists per game in Prince George’s County tough 4A South Division… Scored 23 points and added nine caroms and five helpers in the 2015 county championship game versus Largo… A member of the 2013 4A Maryland state champions… Lettered in golf for three years and served as team captain… Posted a 24-6 mark in his three seasons on the links… An honor roll student in all quarters at ERHS… Enjoys writing poetry… Lists favorite pro team is the NBA’s Oklahoma City Thunder… Has two younger brothers… Son of Isatu and Ishmail Jabbie.