- Name: Bryce Dejean-Jones
- Age at Death: 23 years old
- Height: 6ft 6in (198 cm)
- Occupation: Basketball Player
- Net Worth: US $500 Thousand
- Status: Deceased
Bryce Alexander Dejean-Jones was a professional basketball player signed to the New Orleans Pelicans. He was 6ft 6in tall and played the shooting guard position. Dejean-Jones was born to parents Walter and Franchesca on May 28, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. He had six siblings, Malik, Khalil, Jabriel, Kennedy, Kelly and Kianna. He attended View Park Prep followed by Taft Charter High School. He averaged 16.9 points as a senior and helped the Toreadors to the third round of the Division I state playoffs.
Dejean-Jones continued his education and basketball career at the University of Southern California. He majored in sociology and later pursued a graduate degree in family and consumer sciences. Dejean-Jones played 18 games for the USC Trojans men’s basketball team (2010-11). He transferred to the University of Nevada, Las Vegas where he was redshirted for the 2011-12 season. Dejean-Jones played two seasons with the UNLV Runnin’ Rebels and was ranked third in scoring, steals and assists. He transferred to Iowa State University in 2014 and helped the Cyclones win the 2015 Big 12 Tournament.
Dejean-Jones joined the New Orleans Pelicans Summer League after going undrafted in the 2015 NBA draft. He made his debut with the NBA Development League in December 2015. He signed a 10-day contract with the Pelicans on January 21, 2016 and again on February 1, 2016. Dejean-Jones signed a 3-year contract with the Pelicans on February 19, 2016. He appeared in 14 games, and averaged 5.6 points and 3.4 rebounds.
Bryce Dejean-Jones died on May 28, 2016 at the age of 23. He was fatally shot in the abdomen while attempting to break into a Dallas apartment. He reportedly bled to death. He’s survived by his parents, siblings, and his daughter, Ally Cymone Faith Dejean Jones. Dejean-Jones had a net worth of $500 thousand. He was signed to a three-year contract with the Pelicans valued at $2 million.
Bryce Dejean-Jones Age, Birthday, Married
- Birth Name: Bryce Alexander Dejean-Jones
- Birthday: August 21, 1992
- Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Leo
- How Tall : Height: 6ft 6in (198 cm)
- Occupation: Professional Basketball Player
- Years Active: 2015-2016
- Net Worth : Salary: US $500 Thousand
- Death-O-Meter: Dead
- Died: May 28, 2016
- Cause of Death: Gun Shot Wound
- Place of Death: Dallas, Texas, U.S.