Jevon Carter

#2 Jevon Carter

G | Jr. | 6-2 | 200 | Maywood, Ill. | Proviso East HS

2015-16 (Sophomore)

  • Named to the All-Big 12 Defensive Team
  • Named to the Academic All-Big 12 Men’s Basketball First Team
  • Started all 35 contests at point guard
  • Averaged 9.5 points and 2.9 rebounds per game
  • Led the team with 114 assists and 59 steals
  • Was 11th in the Big 12 in assists per game
  • Finished fourth in the Big 12 in steals per game (1.69)
  • Was eighth in the Big 12 in assist-to-turnover ratio
  • Led the team with a 27.7 minutes per game average
  • Hit a team-high 44 3-point field goals
  • Posted a season-high 26 points on 6-of-9 shooting from 3 in the Big 12 Championship win over OU
  • Scored 15 points against TCU in the Big 12 Championship
  • Finished with eight points, eight assists and three steals at Baylor
  • Had nine points, five assists and four steals against Texas Tech
  • Finished with a career-high eight assists and seven points in the home win vs. Baylor
  • Grabbed a season-high six rebounds at Oklahoma
  • Scored 10 points with five rebounds in the win over No. 1 Kansas
  • Had a game-high 16 points with five assists against Oklahoma State
  • Scored 13 points with five assists and four rebounds at TCU
  • Posted a game-high 18 points on 8-of-10 shooting at Virginia Tech
  • Had 11 points against Eastern Kentucky
  • Scored 15 points with five rebounds and three assists against Marshall
  • Named Most Outstanding Player of the Chesapeake Energy Capital Classic
  • Scored 21 points with three assists and five steals against UL Monroe
  • Named to the all-tournament team at the Las Vegas Invitational
  • Scored 13 points against Richmond and 12 points vs. San Diego St. in the Las Vegas Invitational
  • Had 11 points and four steals vs. Bethune-Cookman
  • Scored 19 points against James Madison in Charleston
  • Started the season opener vs. N. Kentucky, finishing with 24 points, six assists and five steals

2014-15 (Freshman)

  • Named to the All-Big 12 Defensive Team
  • Named to the Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team
  • Appeared in all 35 games, starting four contests
  • Averaged 8.1 points and 2.3 rebounds per game
  • Was second on the team with 62 assists
  • Led the Mountaineers in steals with 67
  • Set the WVU freshman record for steals (67)
  • 67 steals tied for the eighth most in a season in school history
  • Averaged 23.8 minutes per game
  • Led WVU with 48 3-point field goals
  • 11 games in double figures
  • Had six steals in the NCAA Tournament against Maryland
  • Scored eight points with four steals against Baylor in the Big 12 Championship
  • Had five points and four assists against Oklahoma State
  • Made his first career start at Baylor and finished with a game-high 25 points
  • Was 7-of-13 from 3-point range at Baylor, marking the 15th time a WVU player had 7 or more 3s in a game
  • Had 10 points against Texas
  • Scored 13 points, including two late 3s, and grabbed six rebounds in the win over Kansas
  • Finished with 10 points against Kansas State
  • Scored 13 points against Baylor
  • Finished with nine points against Kansas State
  • Had eight points against TCU, including the two game winning free throws with 0.9 seconds left in overtime
  • Scored nine points at Texas
  • Had a team-high 18 points (4-of-6 from 3) with seven rebounds, three assists and three steals vs. Oklahoma
  • Finished with 11 points and four steals at Texas Tech
  • Had seven points, four rebounds, six assists and six steals at TCU
  • Became the 11th different player in school history to have six assists and six steals in a game
  • Finished with four rebounds and five steals against Virginia Tech
  • Had 10 points, three assists and three steals against Wofford
  • Scored eight points against NC State
  • Finished with 14 points and six rebounds against Marshall
  • Named the Eddie Barrett Most Outstanding Player of the Chesapeake Energy Capital Classic
  • Had three points against Northern Kentucky
  • Scored 28 points on 12-of-14 shooting in 17 minutes against VMI
  • With 28 points, he was three points shy of tying the school record for points in a game by a WVU freshman
  • Had five points against Connecticut
  • Scored 15 points (13 in the second half) in the comeback win against Boston College
  • Had seven points and three steals against George Mason
  • Scored eight points against Lafayette
  • Played 22 minutes in his first collegiate game against Monmouth

High School

  • 2014 Chicago Tribune All-State boys basketball team special mention selection
  • Averaged 22 points, five rebounds, four assists and three steals as a senior
  • Led his team in scoring with 18 points per game as a junior
  • Helped his school to a runner-up finish and a fourth-place finish in the Illinois State Basketball Tournament during his high school career
  • Played at Proviso East High, for coach Donnie Boyce
  • One of the top 75 guards in this year’s senior class by ESPN
  • Played AAU basketball with Next Level Performance, where he averaged around 19 points and seven assists


  • Son of Leroy Carter and Cynthia Johnson
  • Birthday is September 14
  • Majoring in sport management
  • Garrett Ford Academic Honor Roll
  • Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll
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Carter Named to Allstate NABC Good Works Team

By Bryan Messerly | November 30, 2016

This esteemed award honors an outstanding group of student-athletes who represent the sport’s finest in the areas of community service and leadership among their peers.

Carter, Miles Jr. Earn Big 12 Honors

By Bryan Messerly | October 06, 2016

West Virginia University junior guards Jevon Carter and Daxter Miles Jr. were named to the 2016-17 Preseason All-Big 12 Honorable Mention Team, the league office announced today.

Paige, Williams Named MVPs

By Bryan Messerly | April 26, 2016

Senior Jaysean Paige and junior Devin Williams were named co-Most Valuable Players of the WVU men’s basketball team at the squad’s 2015-16 banquet, held Monday in Morgantown.