Jonathan Holton


Height: 6-7
Weight: 220
Class: Sr.
Hometown: Miami, Fla.
HS/Last School: Coral Gables HS/Palm Beach State CC


  • Has played in 35 games at WVU, starting all 35 of those contests
2014-15 (r-Jr.)
  • Averaged 7.5 points and 5.9 rebounds per game
  • Led West Virginia with 105 offensive rebounds
  • Started all 35 minutes, averaging 21.5 minutes per game
  • Had 41 assists and 41 steals
  • Led WVU with 29 blocked shots
  • 12 games in double figures
  • Recorded three double-doubles
  • Shot 45.2 percent from the field
  • Had 11 rebounds against Kentucky in the NCAA Tournament
  • Scored 12 points in the NCAA Tournament against Maryland
  • Double-double with 12 points and 10 rebounds at Kansas
  • Had 10 rebounds to go with seven points at Baylor
  • Scored 12 points, including 2-of-2 from 3-point range, to go with six rebounds in the win over Texas
  • Had nine rebounds in the win over Kansas
  • Grabbed eight rebounds at Oklahoma
  • Finished with six points and eight rebounds against Texas Tech
  • Had 15 points, eight rebounds, three blocks and three steals against TCU
  • Finished with six points and six rebounds against Oklahoma
  • Had nine points at TCU
  • Scored 11 points and grabbed five rebounds against Wofford
  • Had eight points, including shooting 2-of-3 from 3-point range, against NC State
  • Scored 14 points and grabbed six rebounds against Marshall
  • Had 10 points, five rebounds and three blocks at Northern Kentucky
  • Grabbed a team-high 11 rebounds to go with four steals against LSU
  • Named Big 12 Newcomer of the Week on Dec. 1 for the second week in a row
  • Double-double with game highs of 21 points and 10 rebounds against College of Charleston
  • Had 13 points, seven rebounds, four blocks and three steals against VMI
  • Named Big 12 Newcomer of the Week for his performances in the Puerto Rico Tip-Off
  • Scored 12 points with five rebounds, three assists and three steals against UConn in the Puerto Rico Tip-Off championship
  • Scored eight points against Boston College
  • Had 16 points and seven rebounds against George Mason
  • First WVU double-double with 18 points and 15 rebounds against Lafayette
  • Grabbed seven rebounds in his WVU debut vs. Monmouth
2013-14 (r-So.)
  • Sat out from competition but was able to practice with the team
2012-13 (So.) - Palm Beach State Community College
  • Averaged 17.5 points and 14.1 rebounds per game
  • Shot 39.6 percent from 3-point range
  • Earned NJCAA and FCSAA Player of the Week honors
  • Rated by JucoRecruiting.com as the 13th-best junior college player in the 2013 class
2011-12 (Fr.) - Rhode Island
  • Averaged 10.2 points and 8.1 rebounds per game
  • Earned a spot on the Atlantic 10 All-Rookie team
  • Started 26 of 31 games, averaging 28.5 minutes per contest
  • Fourth in the Atlantic 10 in rebounding and second in offensive rebounding
  • Averaged 9.4 rebounds per contest in Atlantic 10 games
  • Had a season-high 18 rebounds in a game against Fordham
  • Ranked sixth among all freshmen nationally in rebounding and double-doubles with eight
  • Registered 10 or more rebounds in a game on 10 different occasions
  • Named Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week on four occasions, including a stretch in which he received the award three straight weeks
  • Posted a double-double in his first collegiate game with 12 points and 14 rebounds at George Mason
  • Was the first Rhode Island player to tally at least 14 rebounds in his URI debut since Lamar Odom did so on Nov. 9, 1998
High School
  • Averaged 25.5 points and 15.5 rebounds per game at Coral Gables High, playing for coach Glenn Hyatt
  • Earned a spot on the All-Dade 6A First Team by the Miami Herald
  • Led Coral Gables to a 21-6 record, falling in the 2011 FHSAA state quarterfinals
  • All-Dade 6A First Team selection as a junior
  • Averaged 14.0 points and 11.5 rebounds per game
  • Led Coral Gables to its first GMAC championship and an appearance in the Region 4-6A semifinals
  • Son of Mary Jobe and Johnny Holton
  • Birthday is November 26
  • Majoring in sociology
  • Garrett Ford Academic Honor Roll
  • Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll


Totals 66147122.320541849.02410922.010415766.22184416.720110858839725388.2


Wednesday, December 30 2015