0 De'Riante Jenkins
0 De'Riante Jenkins
Height: 6-5
Weight: 195
Year: So.
Hometown: Eutawville, S.C.
High School: Hargrave Military Academy
Position: G
gp 20
pts/g 13.2
fg % 43.9
3pt % 43.5
ft % 72.1
reb/g 4.2
a/g 2.5

THE BASICS

  • Versatile, athletic wing who can impact the game on both ends of the floor. Solid passer and ball handler.
  • Third-highest recruit (after Kendrick Warren and Terry Larrier) to sign with VCU since scouting services began ranking players.
  • Consensus 4-star recruit. Ranked No. 36 nationally in the class of 2016 by 247sports.com, No. 43 by Scout, No. 44 by Rivals and No. 59 by ESPN.com. Also rated the No. 2 recruit in Virginia by most services.
  • Chose VCU after receiving interest from Tennessee, Rutgers, South Carolina, Clemson and Virginia Tech, among others. 

2016-17 (FRESHMAN) - 2016-17 game-by-game statistics (.pdf)

  • Averaged 4.6 points and 1.8 rebounds in 20 games; Scored in double digits three times
  • Connected on 15-of-33 three-pointers (.455) 
  • Missed 15 games due to a broken right foot suffered Dec. 30 at George Mason
  • Became the first VCU freshman to record a double-double since Larry Sanders in 2007-08 when he provided 14 points and 10 rebounds in a win over Binghamton on Nov. 18
  • Scored a career-high 15 points, including three straight 3-pointers, to lift the Rams past George Mason in the A-10 Semifinals on March 10 

PRIOR TO VCU

  • Led Hargrave Military Academy to a National Prep Championship and a 47-1 record as a postgraduate in 2015-16. Scored 27 points in an 85-74 win over St. Thomas More School (Conn.) in the Championship Game and was named Tournament MVP for his efforts.
  • Averaged nearly 22 points per game for Hargrave in 2015-16.
  • Spent 2014-15 campaign at West Oaks Academy in Orlando, Florida and began his high school career at Lake Marion in Santee, South Carolina.  
  • Named to 2015 Prep Hoops Florida All-State Team after guiding West Oaks to a 32-4 record.
  • Provided 12 points and 12 assists in the Championship Game to lift Lake Marion to a South Carolina 2A Championship in 2013.
  • Named South Carolina First Team All-State in 2013.
PERSONAL
Parent: Shaneaqua Jenkins
Major: Communications
Birthdate: Nov. 12, 1996
Nickname: “Deri”
Fast fact: Also played football in high school. As a sophomore quarterback at Lake Marion, he threw for 3,500 yards and 26 touchdowns. Teammate was future Clemson and NFL wideout Mike Williams. Gave up football after sophomore season to focus solely on basketball
Recent Games
Jan 3 at Saint Joseph's L, 87-81
Jan 6 at La Salle W, 80-74
Jan 9 Duquesne W, 78-67
Jan 12 at Dayton L, 106-79
Jan 17 Richmond L, 67-52
Jan 20 George Washington W, 87-63
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 20 7
Games started 20 7
Minutes 605 215
Minutes per game 30.3 30.7
FG 93-212 32-70
FG Pct 43.9 45.7
3PT 47-108 19-38
3PT Pct 43.5 50.0
FT 31-43 13-15
FT Pct 72.1 86.7
Off rebounds 19 4
Def rebounds 64 23
Total rebounds 83 27
Rebounds per game 4.2 3.9
Personal fouls 38 11
Disqualifications 0 -
Assists 51 15
Turnovers 45 18
Assist to turnover ratio 1.1 0.8
Steals 32 8
Blocks 6 1
Points 264 96
Points per game 13.2 13.7
Points per 40 min 17.5 17.9
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Oct 26 Liberty L, 85-69 1 22 3-7 42.9 1-4 25.0 5-8 62.5 12
Nov 3 Virginia Union W, 98-74 1 28 5-12 41.7 3-8 37.5 0-0 - 13
Nov 10 Grambling State W, 94-65 1 23 5-11 45.5 3-8 37.5 1-2 50.0 14
Nov 13 North Florida W, 95-85 1 25 2-8 25.0 1-4 25.0 1-2 50.0 6
Nov 17 Virginia L, 76-67 1 26 3-7 42.9 1-2 50.0 1-1 100.0 8
Nov 20 vs. Marquette L, 94-83 1 34 3-11 27.3 2-7 28.6 3-5 60.0 11
Nov 21 vs. California W, 83-69 1 32 11-15 73.3 5-8 62.5 0-0 - 27
Nov 22 vs. Michigan L, 68-60 1 35 6-13 46.2 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 12
Nov 28 Appalachian State W, 85-72 1 30 5-8 62.5 3-3 100.0 0-0 - 13
Dec 2 Old Dominion W, 82-75 1 32 8-14 57.1 4-6 66.7 3-4 75.0 23
Dec 5 Texas L, 71-67 1 39 4-11 36.4 1-6 16.7 3-6 50.0 12
Dec 9 at #19 Seton Hall L, 90-67 1 25 2-8 25.0 1-4 25.0 2-3 66.7 7
Dec 16 Bucknell W, 85-79 1 28 2-9 22.2 0-2 0.0 1-1 100.0 5
Dec 19 Winthrop W, 69-55 1 32 4-13 30.8 3-8 37.5 2-2 100.0 13
Dec 22 VMI W, 75-65 1 29 6-14 42.9 4-10 40.0 1-2 50.0 17
Dec 30 Fordham W, 76-63 1 30 5-7 71.4 3-3 100.0 1-2 50.0 14
Jan 3 at Saint Joseph's L, 87-81 1 29 6-13 46.2 2-4 50.0 2-3 66.7 16
Jan 6 at La Salle W, 80-74 1 33 7-13 53.8 4-9 44.4 2-2 100.0 20
Jan 9 Duquesne W, 78-67 1 31 3-9 33.3 2-3 66.7 4-4 100.0 12
Jan 12 at Dayton L, 106-79 1 32 4-11 36.4 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 11
Jan 17 Richmond L, 67-52 1 33 2-9 22.2 1-7 14.3 0-0 - 5
Jan 20 George Washington W, 87-63 1 27 5-8 62.5 4-6 66.7 4-4 100.0 18
Jan 23 at Saint Louis   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 27 at George Mason   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 Rhode Island   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 at Richmond   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 Dayton   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 Davidson   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 17 at George Washington   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 at Massachusetts   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 St. Bonaventure   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 George Mason   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 at Fordham   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 7 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Oct 26 Liberty L, 85-69 1 22 0 3 3 1 2 0.5 0 0 3 -
Nov 3 Virginia Union W, 98-74 1 28 2 3 5 4 3 1.3 2 0 2 -
Nov 10 Grambling State W, 94-65 1 23 2 2 4 4 2 2.0 1 0 2 -
Nov 13 North Florida W, 95-85 1 25 2 2 4 5 3 1.7 3 1 1 -
Nov 17 Virginia L, 76-67 1 26 2 3 5 1 1 1.0 2 1 4 -
Nov 20 vs. Marquette L, 94-83 1 34 0 2 2 3 3 1.0 0 1 1 -
Nov 21 vs. California W, 83-69 1 32 3 8 11 0 0 - 1 1 1 0
Nov 22 vs. Michigan L, 68-60 1 35 1 2 3 2 3 0.7 3 0 3 -
Nov 28 Appalachian State W, 85-72 1 30 0 1 1 3 0 - 3 0 3 -
Dec 2 Old Dominion W, 82-75 1 32 1 5 6 3 4 0.8 1 1 1 -
Dec 5 Texas L, 71-67 1 39 2 3 5 2 2 1.0 2 0 3 -
Dec 9 at #19 Seton Hall L, 90-67 1 25 1 3 4 3 1 3.0 1 0 2 -
Dec 16 Bucknell W, 85-79 1 28 0 3 3 3 3 1.0 2 0 3 -
Dec 19 Winthrop W, 69-55 1 32 1 4 5 1 3 0.3 1 0 2 -
Dec 22 VMI W, 75-65 1 29 0 3 3 6 2 3.0 4 0 1 -
Dec 30 Fordham W, 76-63 1 30 0 4 4 4 1 4.0 1 0 3 -
Jan 3 at Saint Joseph's L, 87-81 1 29 0 2 2 5 4 1.3 1 0 3 -
Jan 6 at La Salle W, 80-74 1 33 1 3 4 0 5 0.0 1 0 0 -
Jan 9 Duquesne W, 78-67 1 31 2 7 9 3 4 0.8 0 1 2 -
Jan 12 at Dayton L, 106-79 1 32 0 2 2 1 2 0.5 1 0 1 -
Jan 17 Richmond L, 67-52 1 33 0 2 2 1 1 1.0 3 0 0 -
Jan 20 George Washington W, 87-63 1 27 1 3 4 1 1 1.0 1 0 2 -
Jan 23 at Saint Louis   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 27 at George Mason   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 Rhode Island   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 at Richmond   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 Dayton   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 Davidson   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 17 at George Washington   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 at Massachusetts   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 St. Bonaventure   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 George Mason   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 at Fordham   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 7 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2016-17 20 - 12.9 1.6-3.3 50.0 0.8-1.6 45.5 0.5-0.8 62.5 4.5
2017-18 20 20 30.3 4.7-10.6 43.9 2.4-5.4 43.5 1.6-2.1 72.1 13.2
Total 40 20 21.6 3.1-7.0 45.3 1.6-3.5 44.0 1.0-1.5 69.5 8.9
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2016-17 20 - 258 33-66 50.0 15-33 45.5 10-16 62.5 91
2017-18 20 20 605 93-212 43.9 47-108 43.5 31-43 72.1 264
Total 40 20 863 126-278 45.3 62-141 44.0 41-59 69.5 355
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2016-17 20 - 12.9 5.1-10.2 50.0 2.3-5.1 45.5 1.6-2.5 62.5 14.1
2017-18 20 20 30.3 6.1-14.0 43.9 3.1-7.1 43.5 2.0-2.8 72.1 17.5
Total 40 20 21.6 5.8-12.9 45.3 2.9-6.5 44.0 1.9-2.7 69.5 16.5
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2016-17 20 - 12.9 0.4 1.4 1.8 1.1 - 0.6 0.6 0.9 0.3 0.1
2017-18 20 20 30.3 0.9 3.2 4.2 1.9 0.0 2.5 2.3 1.1 1.6 0.3
Total 40 20 21.6 0.7 2.3 3.0 1.5 0.0 1.6 1.4 1.1 1.0 0.2
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2016-17 20 - 258 8 27 35 21 - 11 12 0.9 7 3
2017-18 20 20 605 19 64 83 38 0 51 45 1.1 32 6
Total 40 20 863 27 91 118 59 0 62 57 1.1 39 9
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2016-17 20 - 12.9 1.2 4.2 5.4 3.3 0.0 1.7 1.9 0.9 1.1 0.5
2017-18 20 20 30.3 1.3 4.2 5.5 2.5 0.0 3.4 3.0 1.1 2.1 0.4
Total 40 20 21.6 1.3 4.2 5.5 2.7 0.0 2.9 2.6 1.1 1.8 0.4
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 20 20 30.3 4.7-10.6 43.9 2.4-5.4 43.5 1.6-2.1 72.1 13.2
Conference 7 7 30.7 4.6-10.0 45.7 2.7-5.4 50.0 1.9-2.1 86.7 13.7
Exhibition 2 2 25.0 4.0-9.5 42.1 2.0-6.0 33.3 2.5-4.0 62.5 12.5
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Home 13 13 29.6 4.2-9.8 42.2 2.3-5.2 44.1 1.7-2.3 73.3 12.3
Away 4 4 29.8 4.8-11.2 42.2 2.5-5.8 43.5 1.5-2.0 75.0 13.5
Neutral 3 3 33.7 6.7-13.0 51.3 2.3-5.7 41.2 1.0-1.7 60.0 16.7
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Wins 12 12 29.3 5.2-10.8 48.8 3.0-5.8 51.4 1.7-2.1 80.0 15.2
Losses 8 8 31.6 3.8-10.4 36.1 1.4-4.8 28.9 1.4-2.2 61.1 10.3
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November 7 7 29.3 5.0-10.4 47.9 2.1-4.9 44.1 0.9-1.4 60.0 13.0
December 7 7 30.7 4.4-10.9 40.8 2.3-5.6 41.0 1.9-2.9 65.0 13.0
January 6 6 30.8 4.5-10.5 42.9 2.7-5.8 45.7 2.0-2.2 92.3 13.7
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 20 20 605 93-212 43.9 47-108 43.5 31-43 72.1 264
Conference 7 7 215 32-70 45.7 19-38 50.0 13-15 86.7 96
Exhibition 2 2 50 8-19 42.1 4-12 33.3 5-8 62.5 25
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Home 13 13 385 54-128 42.2 30-68 44.1 22-30 73.3 160
Away 4 4 119 19-45 42.2 10-23 43.5 6-8 75.0 54
Neutral 3 3 101 20-39 51.3 7-17 41.2 3-5 60.0 50
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Wins 12 12 352 63-129 48.8 36-70 51.4 20-25 80.0 182
Losses 8 8 253 30-83 36.1 11-38 28.9 11-18 61.1 82
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November 7 7 205 35-73 47.9 15-34 44.1 6-10 60.0 91
December 7 7 215 31-76 40.8 16-39 41.0 13-20 65.0 91
January 6 6 185 27-63 42.9 16-35 45.7 12-13 92.3 82
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 20 20 30.3 6.1-14.0 43.9 3.1-7.1 43.5 2.0-2.8 72.1 17.5
Conference 7 7 30.7 6.0-13.0 45.7 3.5-7.1 50.0 2.4-2.8 86.7 17.9
Exhibition 2 2 25.0 6.4-15.2 42.1 3.2-9.6 33.3 4.0-6.4 62.5 20.0
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Home 13 13 29.6 5.6-13.3 42.2 3.1-7.1 44.1 2.3-3.1 73.3 16.6
Away 4 4 29.8 6.4-15.1 42.2 3.4-7.7 43.5 2.0-2.7 75.0 18.2
Neutral 3 3 33.7 7.9-15.4 51.3 2.8-6.7 41.2 1.2-2.0 60.0 19.8
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Wins 12 12 29.3 7.2-14.7 48.8 4.1-8.0 51.4 2.3-2.8 80.0 20.7
Losses 8 8 31.6 4.7-13.1 36.1 1.7-6.0 28.9 1.7-2.8 61.1 13.0
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November 7 7 29.3 6.8-14.2 47.9 2.9-6.6 44.1 1.2-2.0 60.0 17.8
December 7 7 30.7 5.8-14.1 40.8 3.0-7.3 41.0 2.4-3.7 65.0 16.9
January 6 6 30.8 5.8-13.6 42.9 3.5-7.6 45.7 2.6-2.8 92.3 17.7
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 20 20 30.3 0.9 3.2 4.2 1.9 0.0 2.5 2.3 1.1 1.6 0.3
Conference 7 7 30.7 0.6 3.3 3.9 1.6 - 2.1 2.6 0.8 1.1 0.1
Exhibition 2 2 25.0 1.0 3.0 4.0 2.5 - 2.5 2.5 1.0 1.0 0.0
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Home 13 13 29.6 1.0 3.2 4.2 2.1 - 2.8 2.1 1.4 1.8 0.3
Away 4 4 29.8 0.5 2.5 3.0 1.5 - 2.3 3.0 0.8 1.0 0.0
Neutral 3 3 33.7 1.3 4.0 5.3 1.7 0.0 1.7 2.0 0.8 1.3 0.7
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Wins 12 12 29.3 1.1 3.8 4.8 1.8 0.0 2.8 2.3 1.2 1.6 0.3
Losses 8 8 31.6 0.8 2.4 3.1 2.1 - 2.3 2.1 1.1 1.6 0.3
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November 7 7 29.3 1.4 2.9 4.3 2.1 0.0 2.6 1.7 1.5 1.9 0.6
December 7 7 30.7 0.7 3.6 4.3 2.1 - 3.1 2.3 1.4 1.7 0.1
January 6 6 30.8 0.7 3.2 3.8 1.3 - 1.8 2.8 0.6 1.2 0.2
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 20 20 605 19 64 83 38 0 51 45 1.1 32 6
Conference 7 7 215 4 23 27 11 - 15 18 0.8 8 1
Exhibition 2 2 50 2 6 8 5 - 5 5 1.0 2 0
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Home 13 13 385 13 42 55 27 - 37 27 1.4 24 4
Away 4 4 119 2 10 12 6 - 9 12 0.8 4 0
Neutral 3 3 101 4 12 16 5 0 5 6 0.8 4 2
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Wins 12 12 352 13 45 58 21 0 33 28 1.2 19 4
Losses 8 8 253 6 19 25 17 - 18 17 1.1 13 2
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November 7 7 205 10 20 30 15 0 18 12 1.5 13 4
December 7 7 215 5 25 30 15 - 22 16 1.4 12 1
January 6 6 185 4 19 23 8 - 11 17 0.6 7 1
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 20 20 30.3 1.3 4.2 5.5 2.5 0.0 3.4 3.0 1.1 2.1 0.4
Conference 7 7 30.7 0.7 4.3 5.0 2.0 0.0 2.8 3.3 0.8 1.5 0.2
Exhibition 2 2 25.0 1.6 4.8 6.4 4.0 0.0 4.0 4.0 1.0 1.6 0.0
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Home 13 13 29.6 1.4 4.4 5.7 2.8 0.0 3.8 2.8 1.4 2.5 0.4
Away 4 4 29.8 0.7 3.4 4.0 2.0 0.0 3.0 4.0 0.8 1.3 0.0
Neutral 3 3 33.7 1.6 4.8 6.3 2.0 0.0 2.0 2.4 0.8 1.6 0.8
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Wins 12 12 29.3 1.5 5.1 6.6 2.4 0.0 3.8 3.2 1.2 2.2 0.5
Losses 8 8 31.6 0.9 3.0 4.0 2.7 0.0 2.8 2.7 1.1 2.1 0.3
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November 7 7 29.3 2.0 3.9 5.9 2.9 0.0 3.5 2.3 1.5 2.5 0.8
December 7 7 30.7 0.9 4.7 5.6 2.8 0.0 4.1 3.0 1.4 2.2 0.2
January 6 6 30.8 0.9 4.1 5.0 1.7 0.0 2.4 3.7 0.6 1.5 0.2