James Wiseman ( Professional Basketball Player) Bio, Age, Wiki, Career, Net Worth, Height, Twitter

James Wiseman

Facts of James Wiseman

Full Name:James Wiseman
Age:19 years 7 months
Birth Date:March 31, 2001
Lucky Number:7
Lucky Stone:Diamond
Lucky Color:Red
Best Match for Marriage:Leo
Birth Place:Nashville, Tennessee
Mother's Name:Donzaleigh Artis
Marital Status:Not Known
Profession:Basketball Player
Education:The Ensworth School , Memphis East High School
Height / How tall? : 7 feet 1 inch
Hair Color:Black
Eye Color:Brown
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James Wiseman is a professional basketball player. Recently, he played for the Memphis Tigers men’s basketball team at the University of Memphis in NCAA Division I men’s college basketball. He plays the center position. Currently, he is focusing on his up-coming NBA draft project.

James Wiseman: Bio, Age, Nationality, Ethnicity, Parents

James was born on March 31, 2001, in Nashville, Tennessee, US. He holds the American nationality and his ethnicity is Afro-American.

His mother’s name is Donzaleigh Artis who raised him as a single parent. He has a sister named Jaquarius Greer.

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Education History

James Wiseman started his high school at The Ensworth School in his hometown of Nashville, Tennesse. After that, he was transferred to Memphis East High School.

Height, Eye, Hair

He has a height of 7 feet 1 inch and weighs around 109kg. Similarly, he has a Brown eye with Black hair. The information regarding his full body measurements is not available.

Relationship, Dating, Girlfriend

There is no information regarding his relationship status. He has not talked about his relationship status to the public. As of now, he might be single.

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Social Media: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram

He is active on Instagram and Twitter. He has 167k followers on Instagram and 24.1k on Twitter.

Professional Life and Career

James started playing basketball from high school. He played for Ensworth school from 2016 to 2017. In May 2017, he joined Team Penny, founded by former National Basketball As. In August, he was transferred to Memphis East High School, where he was coached by former NBA  player Penny Hardway for his first year.

On November 16, 2017, Wiseman was disqualified for his junior season by the TSSAA because there was an “athletic coaching link” between him and Hardaway. Nonetheless, it was cleared to play on 13 December because the TSSAA regulation “was not explicit in its implementation.”

Moreover, Wiseman played men’s basketball team for The Memphis Tigers, representing the University of Memphis. On 20 November 2018, after strongly considering Kentucky, he pledged himself to Memphis. As a result, he reunited with former high school coach Penny Hardaway.

In August 2019, Wiseman couldn’t join Memphis for a series of preseason exhibition games in Nassau, the Bahamas due to his minor shoulder injury. He was sidelined in the team’s two preseason games in October with an ankle injury.

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NCAA Suspension

While playing for The Memphis Tigers men’s basketball team, the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) ruled James Wiseman ineligible. Wiseman’s lawyer, Leslie Ballin, revealed that the NCAA deemed that Hardaway, a Memphis alumnus, had acted as a booster. Nonetheless, he was granted a temporary restraining order against the NCAA’s ruling. He was allowed to keep playing by the Shelby County judge. In mid-November, NCAA’s final ruling announced an 11 game suspension after withdrawing an injunction against the NCAA’s ruling. In addition to the suspension, they also ruled Wiseman’s family must donate $11,500 to charity.

Net Worth/Salary

There is no information regarding his net worth.

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