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    Jemere Hendrix 33    
     
      Jemere Hendrix
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Covington, Ga.

High School:
East Side

Last College:
Clemson

Height / Weight:
6-8 / 233

Position:
Forward

Experience:
2L

Major:
Sport Management

2004-05 (Junior)
Played in 28 games, drawing three starting assignments ... The first Vol off the bench 11 times ... More than one-third (27 of 75) of his rebounds came at the offensive end of the floor ... Tied his season-high with eight points against Coastal Carolina (1/2/05) ... Enjoyed his best game of the season against Belmont (12/20/04) when he scored eight points and added six rebounds against the Bruins ... Earned his first start of the season against Xavier (12/11/04) ... Tied his career high with two steals against 11th-ranked North Carolina (11/23/04) at the Maui Invitational.

2003-04 (Sophomore)
Found a role coming off bench to give the Vols an emotional spark ... Ranked 14th in the Southeastern Conference in rebounding (6.2 rpg) ... Ranked second on the team with 180 rebounds, 42.7 percent of which came on the offensive end of the floor ... Ranked ninth in the SEC with 2.66 offensive rebounds per game ... Posted double-figure rebounding efforts six times ... His 52.5 field-goal percentage ranked second on the team ... Recorded 13 rebounds vs. Georgia Tech, including nine offensive boards (2/7/04) ... Established a career high for rebounds in a game with 14 boards at Mississippi State (1/28/04) ... Brought in an impressive nine offensive rebounds in a 13-rebound, nine-point effort against 15th-ranked Georgia Tech (2/7/04) ... Sealed Tennessee's victory over No. 23 Vanderbilt when he nailed an NBA-range 3-point shot (the first 3-pointer of his career) to give the Vols a nine-point lead with 1:30 remaining in the game (1/14/04) ... Recorded his first career double-double when he turned in 11 points and 10 rebounds against The Citadel (12/17/03).

2002-03 (Redshirt)
Sat out the 2002-03 campaign after transferring from Clemson ... Attended Tennessee as a walk-on before being awarded a scholarship prior to the 2003-04 season.

2001-02 (Freshman at Clemson)
Suffered a season-ending stress fracture in his right foot early in the season and did not see any action after Jan. 12 ... Withdrew from school to transfer on Feb. 4 ... Saw action in eight games ... Averaged 2.4 points and 1.5 rebounds in 5.4 minutes of action ... Converted 5-of-7 (71.4 percent) of his field goals ... Seven of his 12 rebounds came at the offensive end of the floor.

High School
A Class AAA first team all-state and All-Region 8-AAA Team selection as a senior ... Earned McDonald's All-America honorable mention honors ... As a senior he averaged 20 points, 10 rebounds and three blocks per game ... Led East Side High School to the second round of the state tournament ... Set a school record with 28 rebounds in a game as a junior ... Finished that game with 30 points ... As a junior averaged 17 points and 10 rebounds while leading East Side to its first appearance in the state tournament in school history.

Personal
Born: July 20, 1983, in Detroit, Mich. ... Full name: Jeremiah Curtis Hendrix ... Academic major: sport management ... Parent is Emma Hendrix.

Career Highs
Points12 Three times; last at LSU (2/4/04)
Rebounds 14 at Mississippi State (1/28/04)
Assists 2 Five times; last vs. Kentucky (1/25/05)
Blocks 2 Three times; last at Kentucky (3/2/05)
Steals 2 Three times; last vs. North Carolina (11/23/04)
Field Goals Made 5 Two times; last at LSU (2/4/04)
Field Goals Attempted 11 vs. Wofford (11/21/03)
3-Pt Field Goals Made 1 vs. Vanderbilt (1/14/04)
3-Pt Field Goals Attempted1Five times; last vs. Texas (11/24/04)
Free Throws Made *5 vs. Coastal Carolina (11/30/01)
Free Throws Attempted 6 vs. Coastal Carolina (1/2/05)
Minutes 28 Two times; last at Mississippi State (1/28/04)
* includes totals at Clemson

Career Statistics
Year GP-GS Min FG-A Pct 3FG-A Pct FT-A Pct Rebs Avg PF Ast TO Blk Stl Pts Avg
2002* 8-0 43 5-7 .714 0-0 .000 9-14 .643 12 1.5 3 0 2 2 2 19 2.4
* statistics at Clemson University
Career Statistics
Year GP-GS Min FG-A Pct 3FG-A Pct FT-A Pct Rebs Avg PF Ast TO Blk Stl Pts Avg
2004 29-14 678 74-141 .525 1-4 .250 49-68 .721 180 6.2 77 13 41 13 10 198 6.8
2005 28-3 370 29-58 .500 0-1 .000 16-27 .593 75 2.7 62 7 25 5 10 74 2.6
Totals 57-17 1048 103-199 .518 1-5 .200 65-95 .684 255 4.5 139 20 66 18 20 272 4.8
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