13 Jason Adams
13 Jason Adams
Height: 6-5
Weight: 187
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Carthage, Mo.
High School: Carthage HS
Position: Guard/Forward

2008-09: High-flyer followed teammate Skyler Bowlin's MIAA Freshman of the Year campaign in 2007-08 with a stellar season that made him the Conference Freshman of the year this past season ... averaged 10.5 ppg and wowed fans at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center with an impressive array of dunks and alley-oops ... posted solid numbers across the board with 3.2 rpg, 40 assists and 32 steals ... also displayed a reliable three-point by making 37.9 percent (33-of-87) of his attempts from beyond the arc ... topped the 20-point mark three times, including a career-high 27 in the Lions' 91-83 win over Evangel (11/29/08).

In high school: Started three years for the Carthage Tigers ... was selected as a first-team all-conference selection and to the Neosho All-Tournament squad ... showed off his athleticism by winning the Neosho Tournament Dunk Contest ... scored 1,000 points during his three-year playing career at Carthage ... also ran track for one season.

Personal: A communications major ... born October 28, 1989 in Providence, R.I. ... son of Harold "Lee" and Barbara Adams ... cousin of Super Bowl champion and former New England Patriot and Kansas City Chief cornerback Ty Law.