25 Jaycee Hillsman
Jaycee  Hillsman


Champaign, Ill.

High School:
Simeon HS

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 213




Comeback Overtime Win For Men's Hoops Over Air Force

The Spartans overcame a double-digit deficit for the fourth time this season.


Men's Hoops Wins Fourth Straight on Brown's Game Winner

Brown's game-winner gives SJSU four straight conference wins for the first time since 1996.


Spartans Win Third Straight, 76-71 Over San Diego State

The Spartans have five Mountain West wins & are 12-10 for the season.


Men's Basketball Gets First Win Over New Mexico, 78-68

Ryan Welage and Terrell Brown combined for 37 points.


Clutch Factor Puts Spartans Over UNLV, 76-72

The Spartans overcame a 13-point deficit in the second half to beat UNLV.


San Jose State vs. UNLV

Jan. 28, 2017


USATSI Gallery - San Jose State @ No. 15 St. Mary's

USATSI Gallery - San Jose State @ No. 15 St. Mary's


Fresno State 81, San Jose State 74

San Jose State vs. Fresno State January 16, 2016

AT SJSU: Has played in every game during his first two seasons as a Spartan … Signed with SJSU in May of 2015 after playing one season at Don Bosco Prep in Crown Point, Ind. ... Currently one of 11 Don Bosco Prep alums playing at the Division I level.

2016-17: Played in all 30 games and made 18 starts … Finished the year averaging 5.9 points and 2.6 rebounds … Was one of the team’s top free throw shooters for the second year in a row at 82.7 percent (62-75) … Set a new career scoring high with 16 points on the road at No. 15 Saint Mary’s (11/22) … Scored 16 points again to help SJSU secure a 76-74 victory at UNLV (2/11) for its fourth straight win … Recorded his first career double-double with 11 points and 10 rebounds in the win over Life Pacific College (12/10) … Went 6-for-6 from the floor and 15-for-17 from the line combined in back-to-back Spartan wins over Washington State (11/27) and Idaho (11/29) … Put the game on ice with four straight free throws in the final seconds of SJSU’s win at New Mexico (2/4) … Matched career-highs with five assists and three steals at UNLV (2/11).

Competed in 30 games and made 16 of his 20 starts during the conference season … Averaged 4.5 points and 1.2 rebounds per game … Part of a true freshmen group which contributed 43.5 percent of SJSU’s scoring, which finished second in the country to Kentucky … Scored a season-high 14 points in as many minutes off the bench in a 128-66 win over Life Pacific College (12/22) … Season-high four rebounds in the win over Antelope Valley (12/2) … Season-high five assists in the victory over Air Force (1/30) … 11 games with multiple assists, and at least one assist in the final 14 consecutive games … Second on the team, shooting 77.6 percent from the foul line … Knocked down two threes as part of a 12-0 run to open the game against Air Force (1/30), which the Spartans won, 75-54.

Played one postgraduate season with Don Bosco Prep in Crown Point, Ind. … Averaged 23 points, 6.0 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game … Led all teams in scoring at the 2015 La Lumiere Classic.

Played his senior year at Simeon High School in Chicago, Ill. … Helped lead the team to a 35-5 record and an Illinois High School Association Class 4A section title … Sent a semi-final game into overtime with a last-second three and continued to help Simeon win in triple overtime against St. Charles North … A 2013 second-team All-Pontiac Holiday Tournament honoree.

Attended St. Thomas More for his freshman and sophomore seasons … An All-East Central Area first-team selection as a sophomore … Sophomore year averaged 17.8 points per game and was a two-time in-season tournament MVP at the Schlarman Topper Classic and Monticello Holiday Tournament.

 A philosophy major with a minor in justice studies ... Competed in China for prep basketball during the summer of 2015 … Lists a wide variety of career aspriations including being a barber, actor, singer/song writer comedian and playing basketball professionally … a native of Champaign, Ill.