Pushing tempo and getting guys shots. McNamara had contact with Carey as well, and player's generally do not commit with some level of comfort with their future position coach. He has some things he needs to work on, obviously, just like everybody. "Number one, I think you have to believe in the work you’re doing," McNamara said. It’s can we get to be consistent in the way we do it. "One thing I want to work on is limiting turnovers," Carey said. OrangeExtremist said... (original post)He did score 26 points and 7 rebounds ve UConn as a freshman. jekelish said... (original post)I 100% believe it. I 100% believe it. CuseNation.com was able to watch Carey during a one hour workout with assistant Gerry McNamara. Maybe creighton and uri. Jalen didn’t work out here but he’s a great athlete and showed flashes. Romantic relationships, employment relationships, friendships, familial relationships and in athletics. Carey certainly felt that frustration as his playing time diminished. Through Syracuse's first four games of the season, true freshman Jalen Carey was making a name for himself at the collegiate level as well. "Even though you’re not seeing the amount of time on the court, you’ve got to believe on the work you’re doing behind the scenes to prepare yourself when you get the opportunity and be ready for it. Jalen Carey is looking forward to pushing the tempo as well. That would be over five turnovers per 40 minutes. Posted Mon, Nov 16 2015 @ 08:02 PM Jalen Carey's highlights vs. Muncie Central 1:24 Highlights of class of 2018 guard Jalen Carey from the fourth Nike EYBL session in the spring of 2017. Two players I like to watch are Russell Westbrook and Damian Lillard. That would quickly change when Carey enrolled last summer. Daniel Oladapo had 11 points. Check out some highlights of Jalen Carey from the Heat NBPA. He goes some place that plays with tempo and pace, and probably man, he will be fine. This was the roller coaster ride of Jalen Carey's freshman season. © 2005-2021 CBS INTERACTIVE ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. Jalen Carey, showing a mature mindset beyond his years, has that proper perspective. He worked on spot up shooting off of screens. They difficult situations nearly impossible to deal with. https://www.espn.com/mens-college-basketball/player/_/id/4395673/jalen-carey That’s more points than Howard washing scored all season as a junior. Anyone who thinks he’s a fit as a two doesn’t know what they are looking at. He is transferring and was a 4 star recruit . Tweets by 247Sports. "He does a really good job of throwing it ahead. Advance it to him. The Harlem native selected URI ahead of reported … Syracuse guard Jalen Carey (5) sits on the bench between center John Bol Ajak (left) and guard Howard Washington (right) on the bench during a … Carey followed that up with 14 points, three rebounds and three steals against Oregon in 36 minutes the next night. "Coach Autry and all of the assistant coaches stayed in my ear and compared me a lot to Dion (Waiters) and Michael Carter-Williams in terms of the production they had from their first to their second year," Carey said. Carey plays high school ball for Immaculate Conception in Montclair, New Jersey. Cusefootball32 said... (original post)Don't take my comment to serious, I'm joking lol. He hit at least eight in a row on six different occasions, but could not quite get to 10 as the one minute mark left in the workout approached. The only thing that’s going to come from me being frustrated is more frustration. So i get that hes long and quick, but I dont see it no matter what syste... ballycuse said... (original post)Who said he’s out of position at the 1? Carey was the No. Second, as playing time diminished, there was concern he would leave the program. Jalen Carey unofficially visits Syracuse Orange. Being in that situation as a coach and being able to relay what happened with guys in the past to guys in the present. "I feel like I would’ve broke down by now with just being frustrated and not playing in back to back games. The role of coaches is often times more than just simple x's and o's. Sometimes that means sacrificing part of yourself. Putting the needs of the whole ahead of the needs of yourself. Watching those guys get up and down the court, that’s the type of intensity I want to bring to this team and just have everybody follow suit.". I just want to be ready for that moment. Those two players, Dion Waiters and Michael Carter-Williams, are great examples of players who have been in the exact situation Carey is in now and have flourished at Syracuse. Carey believes that with him taking on a bigger role on the court and in leadership, along with who is returning, the Orange can be pretty good next season. Not many guys can go out as freshmen and put up 26 points. Turnovers and shooting. The goal was to make 10 in a row. It’s always fun playing the game of basketball. His talent, production and potential made him an elite recruit. Syracuse transfer guard Jalen Carey committed to the Rams on his personal Instagram page. He did score 26 points and 7 rebounds ve UConn as a freshman. McNamara does not accept less than Carey's best, because he knows the talent he is attempting to mold. Carey says nothing could be further from the truth. Carey felt comfortable with coach Autry, and was able to talk to him about things beyond basketball. Jalen was tagged in the video "Jalen Carey's highlights vs. Muncie Central." Play. "We’ve been through this before as coaches," McNamara said. "Just from then on, seeing how much he believes in me and seeing that as a player, that just gives me a boost from that. Being age 19, a lot of people aren’t able to do that. On the flip side, in the bad times, it is easier to go the other way. So before I got up here, one of the guys I talked to a lot and felt real comfortable with was coach Autry. First, he showed flashes of brilliance early in the season when starting point guard Frank Howard missed the first seven games. He signed with Syracuse over offers from Arizona, Indiana, Kansas, Texas, Villanova and many others. With each correction or directive from his coach, Carey showed immediate improvement in that drill. Playing at that pace is something Syracuse fans have been clamoring for over the last few seasons, and should have them looking forward to the 2019-20 campaign. His 1.6 turnovers in just 12 minutes per game is an alarming rate. Syracuse transfer guard Jalen Carey committed to the Rams on his personal Instagram page. We just want to work every day and try to get better.". If he’s able to do those things, shoot it at a high rate, protect the basketball and still create, he’s going to be a heck of a player.". Carey responds with high level performance during various drills. "One thing I was always taught was not to be selfish," Carey said. TV: NBCSN Stream College Basketball all season on ESPN+. "The thing I always think about with Jalen was the first time I worked him out last summer," McNamara said. He was the go to man at Immaculate Conception high school and the one with the ball in his hands the entire game. It is a new way for fans to connect with other fans, their favorite teams and players on those teams. Ball handling drills (pictured above) where he dribbled one ball low to the ground with a different ball in his off hand or dribbled two basketballs low to the ground were a couple of examples. Last season, Carey committed 41 turnovers with only 25 assists. At the AAU level, he … "That starts from the repetitions in how we shoot to the percentages in what we’re making to taking care of the basketball on a daily basis. He showed flashes but couldn’t put it together consistently and obviously missed his window this year due to an injury. 247’s Andrew Slater was first on Twitter. The No. His three point percentage was just 17.4%. Transferred from Maryland: 2020 recruiting class. When a team is experiencing success and winning games. "From the first time I got up here, me and him had a great relationship," Carey said of coach McNamara. Syracuse, N.Y. -- Jalen Carey sees big things ahead at Syracuse. "One way I always looked at it as was me being frustrated was selfish to my teammates and selfish to myself. But in terms of transferring, that’s never been something that I looked at.". So there was definitely flashes. He credits his support system for being able to fight through some of those frustrating times. He’s a point guard in the right system. Syracuse, N.Y. -- Syracuse University basketball player Jalen Carey will be out indefinitely with an injured thumb. "That’s one thing I felt like when I got in there, I had a hard time with turning the ball over. "One thing I learned was just staying mentally prepared," Carey said. Posted on Apr 26th, 12:03 PM, , User Since 36 months ago, User Post Count: 777 During the hour long workout Carey had with coach McNamara, there were no bright lights, national television broadcast or 30,000 screaming fans. McNamara used that experience to help Carey deal with the lack of playing time. Something didn’t click at SU. June 01, 2018: Enrollment. So when I have that open shot or we need someone to knock that shot down, I'm ready to take it.". Just looking forward to next year. How he could create shots for him and get in the paint and kick to him. He played 38 minutes against the Huskies while scoring 26 points, grabbing seven rebounds and picking up three steals. He averaged 3.5 points and 1.6 rebounds. If a player is dissatisfied with their role, the way they perceive their treatment or a plethora of other factors, they simply transfer to another program and start over. I’ve always loved that about him.". Than developing players or working on things in practice. The work Carey puts in is not simply to improve as an individual player. Far too many. At the AAU level, he was the primary offensive weapon for the NJ Playaz. "It’s a big weapon to have on the wing. What he experienced as a freshman, along with his offseason development, has him ready for what's ahead. While discussing Jalen Carey, McNamara stated multiple times how much he loves Carey's attitude and energy. Moore hit all 10 of his free throws. That he was during the workout session. "He advances the ball," McNamara said. He showed that during his extensive minutes at Madison Square Garden early in the season. Carey worked on free throws, three-pointers, coming off of screens with and without the ball, ball handling and more. Especially with some of those schools having previously recruited him, like UConn? "You see five, six, seven hundred transfers per year, it’s easy to do that.". Also defensively, belongs in a man in my opinion. Jalen was in that situation. Carey must become a UConn commit for the Huskies to have a good year. Guys who didn’t necessary play, talented guys, as much as they wanted to their freshmen year. That confidence and his willingness to work is something assistant coach Gerry McNamara loves. It can lead to reading into every post, perceived body language during games. That is true in all walks of life. "Letting me know who I am as a player.". Carey knows exactly what he has to work on individually in order to be ready to make the team better. I know we’ll have a great team and just being able to come in and have an impact.". "Never really a thought," Carey said. Fatts Russell, Antwan Walker, Jeremy Sheppard and Jalen Carey have combined to account for 58 percent of Rhode Island's scoring this season and 54 percent of the team's points over its last five games. Had to wait their turn and they all worked through it. CBS Sports is a registered trademark of CBS Broadcasting Inc. Point guard Jalen Carey. I always felt like I should be out there, but coach always sees something that I might not see. The 6-foot-3 guard chose the Orange over UConn, Villanova, Kansas and Miami in 2018. He knows that and it is why he is working so hard on both this offseason. What Carey did not do, however, was let that frustration effect his attitude or his preparation in practice. Jalen Carey. caliorangephan said... (original post)Everyone says hes out of position at point guard, but he cant shoot. Combined with McNamara's belief is respect and trust from both sides. It is to be the best version of himself in order to be the point guard Syracuse needs for the team to be successful. Even when playing time was at its most scarce, when the frustration level was at its highest, Jalen Carey always maintained the utmost confidence in his abilities. Carey was always one of, if not the, best player on the teams he played for in high school and in AAU ball. That is what happens when you love what you are doing. "With me going through those frustrating times and having my head down a lot, he was one of those guys who was always talking to me," Carey said. "In the game where we’re living now where guys want instant satisfaction, they want that reward right away," McNamara said. Carey was ranked as the No. "He’s done everything possible to be prepared for it.". Did he not perform well with the Orangemen before he was injured ? Syracuse, Miami and Kansas are the other primary favorites, but things have been tracking toward a battle between the Orange and the Huskies. Jalen didn’t work out here but he’s a great athlete and showed flashes. Now, after dealing with an admittedly frustrating freshman campaign, Carey is looking to lead the Orange as the potential starting point for the 2019-20 season. While there are many positives to that level of access, there are also negatives. Just staying focused. Just learning how to stay composed. Trey Townsend added 12 points and nine rebounds. That speed should allow the Orange to play a more up-tempo style. "Michael Carter-Williams, Dion Waiters. … He was the go to man at Immaculate Conception high school and the one with the ball in his hands the entire game. I think the greatest thing about him last year was that he never stopped working.". Former top 50 recruit with three years of eligibility left. Headlines. 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