Redshirted ... Attended University of Memphis during the fall semester before transferring to Ole Miss in December ... Played in one exhibition game with the Tigers but did not play in a regular-season game ... Started practicing with the Ole Miss team in January but must sit out per NCAA transfer rules until the end of the 2011 fall semester.
HIGH SCHOOL: McDonald's and Parade All-American at Wheeler High School in Marietta, Ga., following his 2009-10 senior season ... Averaged 19.6 points, 6.7 rebounds and 3.5 assists and helped Wheeler to the Sweet 16 of the Georgia state tournament ... Played for Westlake High School in Atlanta as a junior and helped that team to the state semifinals ... Consensus top-15 recruit, ranked the No. 8 player in the nation and the No. 2 small forward in the country by Rivals.com and the No. 15 player in the nation by Scout.com ... Following his senior year of high school, played in both the McDonald's All-America game and the Jordan Brand Classic at Madison Square Garden ... First McDonald's All-American in Ole Miss Basketball history.
PERSONAL: Full name is Jelan Miguel Kendrick ... Born Oct. 9, 1991 ... Son of Lonnie and Denise Kendrick ... Enrolled in the College of Liberal Arts ... Playing with the Memphis Magic Elite, he led his team to an AAU national championship.