2011-12: Played in eight games off the bench ... Scored a season-high nine points at Toledo (11/26/11) ... Chipped in five points at both Oregon State (12/13/11) and Cleveland State (1/5/12) ... Hit at least one three-pointer in four-of his eight appearances, including three at Toledo.
Prep/Prior to UIC: Three-year letterwinner at Morgan Park High School in Chicago ... Prep coach was Nick Irvin ... Was regarded as the top shooter in the Chicago Public League as a senior ... Led the Mustangs to both the sectional and regional championships last season ... Served as team captain and captured All-Conference honors ... Poured in 11 three-pointers against Julian High School at the UIC Pavilion last season ... On the AAU circuit, played for Mac Irvin Fire.
Personal: Full name is Jerome Edward Brown ... Born January 11, 1993 in Chicago ... Son of Robin Brown ... Has two older siblings, Ryanne and Jerry ... Plans on majoring in Business Management ... Was the first player from the city of Chicago to commit to head coach Howard Moore's 2011 recruiting class.