Isaiah Briscoe

Position: Guard
Height: 6-foot-3
Weight: 200 pounds
High School: Roselle Catholic High School
Hometown: Union, New Jersey
Twitter: @_IsaiahBriscoe
Instagram: @zaaay_

USA Basketball Notes

Gold Medal: 2014 FIBA Americas U18 Championship.

  • Member of the 2014 USA U18 National Team that compiled a 5-0 record, won the FIBA Americas U18 Championship gold medal and qualified the U.S. for the 2015 FIBA U19 World Championship; averaged 8.2 ppg., a team third-best 4.0 apg. and 5.4 rpg.
  • Participated in the 2012 USA Developmental National Team mini-camp in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

High School Honors

  • 2014 Newark Star-Ledger All-State first team, All-Non-Public Schools first team and All-Junior first team.
  • 2014 MSG Varsity All-Metro honorable mention.

High School Notes

  • Attends Roselle Catholich High School (N.J.), where he helped lead his team to the 2014 New Jersey State Intercholastic Athletic Association Non-Public B championship and advanced to the NJSIAA Tournament of Champions semifinals; posted 24 points, eight rebounds, five assists, one blocked shot and two steals in the Non-Public B title game.
  • As a junior in 2013-14, averaged 22.1 ppg., 4.0 apg., 3.9 rpg., 1.8 spg., and .1 bpg. as Roselle went on to finish the season 21-10.
  • Transferred to Roselle Catholic from St. Benedict’s High School (N.J.) after his sophomore year. Played two varsity season for St. Benedict’s.
  • Averaged 18.7 pgg., 3.9 rpg. and 5 apg. as a sophomore in 2012-13 and helped the Gray Bees reach the national championship game and finish with a 33-2 overall record.
  • As a freshman, helped St.Benedict’s reach the national semifinal game and finish the season with a 36-3 record.
  • Career-high points scored in a single game is 63.

Personal Notes

  • Born on April 13, 1996 in Newark, New Jersey. Currently resides in Union, New Jersey.
  • Son of Henrietta Hemingway and George Briscoe.
  • Has three older siblings, brother George Briscoe (22), and sisters Iasai Hemingway (24) and Iesha Hemingway (19).
  • Nickname is Must See TV
  • Has been playing basketball for as long as he can remember.
  • Favorite memory of the 2012 Olympics was watching the USA men’s basketball team win the gold medal.
  • His favorite player from that 2012 squad was Russell Westbrook because, “I love his game.”
  • Favorite superhero is Spiderman.
  • Favorite movies include, Space Jame, Like Mike, The Town, Pineapple Express and Friday.
  • Has one dog, a female yorkie named Ayva.
  • Favorite sport other than basketball is soccer.
  • Favorite subject in school is history.
  • Favorite basketball player of all time is Nick Young.
  • Roots for the OKC Thunder.
  • His favorite Olympian is Carmelo Anthony.
  • Names his dad as the best player he has ever played against.
  • Would compare his game to Deron Williams’.
  • Is ambidextrous.
  • Something many may not know about him is that he speaks Spanish.

 

USA Basketball Statistics:
TEAM
G/S
FGM-FGA
PCT
3PM-3PA
PCT
FTM-FTA
PCT
REB/AVG
PTS/AVG
AST
BLK
STL
2014 U18
5/0
17-28
.607
0-3
.000
7-10
.700
27/5.4
41/8.2
20
0
5
Totals
5/0
17-28
.607
0-3
.000
7-10
.700
27/5.4
41/8.2
20
0
5