Jeremy Major
Jeremy  Major


Pasadena, Calif.

High School:
Maranatha HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 175




Seniors Lead Waves to 78-60 Win Over Portland

Murray, Major, Reyes and Allen played key roles in Pepperdine's largest victory of the season.


Major Sets Assist Record in Loss at BYU

The senior guard now has more assists (452) than anyone in program history.


Major Scores 1,000th Point in Loss at Louisiana

Pepperdine's road trip continues Thursday at Montana.


Men's Hoops Season Ends at Eastern Washington

The Waves' first-round exit at the CBI gives them an 18-14 record for the second straight year.


Waves Ousted by Saint Mary's in WCC Semifinals

Pepperdine will wait for Sunday to learn its postseason fate.


Men's Basketball vs. USF

Martin A. Folb's photos of the Waves' Senior Day game vs. the Dons.


Pepperdine vs. Saint Mary's

USA Today Sports Images and Martin A. Folb photos of the Waves-Gaels game from Firestone Fieldhouse.


Men's Basketball vs. BYU

Martin A. Folb's photos of the Waves' 99-83 win over the Cougars in Firestone Fieldhouse.


Men's Basketball vs. Pacific

Martin A. Folb's photos of the Waves' 82-72 win over the Tigers in Firestone Fieldhouse.


Men's Basketball vs. Gonzaga

Photos by USA Today Sports Images and Martin A. Folb from the Waves-Bulldogs' game in Firestone Fieldhouse.

Jeremy Major Career Statistics
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CAREER: On pace to become Pepperdine's all-time leader in assists and to finish in the top four in steals ... Heads into his senior season ranking fifth all-time in assists with 374 (needing 77 for the record) ... With 128 career steals, needs just one to get into the top 10 ... Should also become the school's 40th or 41st 1,000-point scorer (has 872 points) ... Should break into the top 10 in career three-pointers as well ... Has started 92 of 95 games ... Averaging 9.2 points, 3.9 assists, 3.2 rebounds and 1.3 steals in 29.3 minutes ... The first Wave to record three straight 100+ assist seasons since Doug Christie in 1992.

PEPPERDINE 2015-16: Started all 32 games as a junior and averaged 9.8 points, 3.8 assists, 3.0 rebounds and 1.2 steals in 28.8 minutes ... Made a team-high 44 three-pointers while shooting 41.9% from beyond the arc ... In the WCC, ranked sixth in assist/turnover ratio (2.5), seventh in three-point percentage, ninth in assists and ninth in steals ... In league games only, averaged 10.4 points and ranked tied for seventh in steals (1.2), tied for seventh in assist/turnover ratio (2.4) and 10th in assists (4.0) ... Scored in double-figures 14 times ... Scored a season-high 28 points twice, at Portland (12/21) and in the WCC quarterfinals vs. San Francisco (3/5) ... Also scored 21 at Gonzaga (12/21) and 20 at San Francisco (1/16) ... Made a career-high five three-pointers on six attempts twice, both against USF (1/16 and 3/5) ... Earned the first point-rebound double-double of his career in the season opener with 17 points and a career-best 10 rebounds at Fresno State (11/13) ... Led, or tied for the team lead, in assists 15 times ... Had season highs of eight assists, 11 free throws made and 48 minutes played at LMU (2/27) ... Other season highs were four steals at BYU (1/30) and two blocks at USF (1/16).

PEPPERDINE 2014-15: Averaged 8.7 points, 3.6 assists, 3.4 rebounds and 1.6 steals as a sophomore ... Played in all 32 games, starting 29, while averaging 29.0 minutes ... Overall in the WCC, ranked third in steals, eighth in assist/turnover ratio (1.7) and ninth in assists ... In league games only, ranked second in steals (1.7), fifth in assist/turnover ratio (2.3) and seventh in assists (3.7) ... Scored in double-figures 12 times, including a season-high 21 points in the season opener vs. Fresno State (11/14) ... Most points in a WCC game were 14 at BYU (1/8) and vs. Portland (1/17) ... Led, or shared the team lead, in assists 15 times ... Other season highs were nine assists vs. Gonzaga (1/15), four steals and three three-pointers made vs. Loyola Marymount (2/28), seven rebounds (twice) and 37 minutes played (twice).

PEPPERDINE 2013-14: Named to the WCC All-Freshman team after a hugely impressive first season ... Averaged 9.1 points, 4.5 assists, 3.2 rebounds and 1.3 steals in 30.2 minutes ... The only player to start all 31 games (and became the first freshman to start every game since Levy Middlebrooks in 1984-85) ... Set a Pepperdine freshman record with 138 assists (the most by any Wave since 1999-00) ... Ranked fifth in the WCC in assists both overall and in league games only (4.4) ... Also tied for fourth in steals in WCC games only (1.7), and 10th overall ... Posted his only double-double with season highs of 19 points and 12 assists vs. Green Bay at the Great Alaska Shootout (11/28) ... The 12 assists set a record for a Pepperdine true freshman ... Scored in double-figures 15 times ... Led, or shared the team lead, in assists 17 times ... Had at least five assists on 12 occasions ... Scored 14 of his 18 points in the second half of a comeback win at UC Irvine (12/7) ... Best WCC outputs were 14 points vs. Saint Mary's (2/8) and nine assists vs. Santa Clara (3/1) ... Other season highs were eight rebounds vs. San Jose State (11/20), four steals vs. Gonzaga (1/16) and at Gonzaga (2/13), three three-pointers made (several times), two blocked shots (several times) and 42 minutes played vs. Saint Mary's (2/8).

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Maranatha High School, located in Pasadena, Calif., in 2013 ... Played four years on the varsity ... Was a three-time All-CIF Southern Section first team selection, a three-time Pasadena Star-News All-Area first team pick and the 2012 Olympic League MVP ... Averaged 17.7 points, 2.5 steals, 2.2 rebounds and 1.8 assists as a senior ... Was one of the section's top scorers as a junior, averaging 25.8 points, good for #1 in Division IV-AA ... Also averaged 6.1 rebounds, 4.6 assists, 1.9 steals and 1.3 blocks ... As a 2010-11 sophomore, averaged 14.8 points, 4.8 rebounds, 4.0 assists and 1.2 steals ... Helped Maranatha to the CIF semifinals and into the state playoffs for the first time in state history as a sophomore ... As a 2009-10 freshman, averaged 8.5 points and was on the all-league second team ... Rated among the state's top 30 seniors by ESPN.com ... Also lettered in football.

CLUB: Played with Double Pump and California Supreme.

PERSONAL: Born in Pasadena, Calif. ... Son of Michelle Davis ... Has two siblings, Jerry and Daysha ... Majoring in advertising ... Chose Pepperdine because "I loved the coaching staff and my great teammates, it's a fantastic campus and I wanted to make sure my mom could attend all my home games."

FAVORITES: Enjoys watching movies ... Favorites include Chris Paul (pro basketball player), Miami Heat (pro basketball team), Life of Pi (movie), Kevin Hart - Laugh at My Pain (movie), The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (TV show), Drake (musical artist), In-N-Out Burger (food) and football (sport other than basketball) ... Favorite thing about basketball is "being a student of the game."

Our favorite photos of Jeremy Major from his sophomore season.

Posted by Pepperdine Men's Basketball on Monday, June 8, 2015

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