5 Jeremy Baker
5 Jeremy Baker
Height: 6-2
Weight: 210
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Washington, D.C.
High School: Marriott Public Charter
Previous College: Garden City Community College
Position: G

As a Senior In 2009-10:
Started all 32 games he saw action in ... Averaged 8.7 points and 4.6 rebounds per game ... shot 77.2 percent from the free-throw line, good for ninth in the Northeast Conference ... scored a career-high 22 points and added a career-high three steals at Vermont, 12/13 ... tallied a game-high 20 points in the Bobcats' NEC Regular Season Championship clinching contest at Fairleigh Dickinson, 2/27 ... scored in double figures in 13 games ... chipped in 18 points in the Bobcats' victory over Sacred Heart, 2/6 ... scored 17 points in the Bobcats' season-opening victory against Hartford in the Inaugural Connecticut 6 Classic ... Scored 15 points apiece against Dartmouth (12/30), Bryant (1/21) and Long Island (2/13) ... recorded his first career double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds at Maine, 11/24.

As a Junior In 2008-09:
Announced as the team's co-captain, along with brother Evann, prior to the start of the 2008-09 season without ever playing a game for the Bobcats...Played in 13 games, including three starts...Averaged 10.3 points and five rebounds per game...In his first career game at Quinnipiac, he totaled 18 points, including the game-winning basket, and eight rebounds against Army on 11/17...Followed that with 12 points and nine rebounds against the University of Maryland-Baltimore County on 11/21...Had eight points and career-best 10 rebounds against Bryan on 11/22...Missed the next 17 games due to injury...Returned to scored 11 points against Sacred Heart on 2/5...Had five points and five rebounds against Bryant on 2/7...Totaled six points and six rebounds against Saint Francis (Pa.) on 2/12...Had 11 points and six rebounds against Robert Morris on 2/14...Scored a career-high 20 points, while also pulling down four rebounds, against Fairleigh Dickinson on 2/19...Had 13 points against Long Island on 2/21...Had five points, four assists and two boards against Wagner on 2/26...Scored seven points, while also collecting five rebounds against Central Connecticut on 2/28...Dropped in 13 points, with five rebounds and three assists against Long Island on 3/5.

As a Redshirt in 2007-08:
Sat out the 2007-08 season due to NCAA transfer rules, but practiced with the club.

Before Quinnipiac:

Transfer from Garden City Community College ... As a freshman, led the team with 3.3 assists per game while also ranking 12th in the Jayhawk Community College Conference ... Also averaged 7.1 points and 3.1 rebounds ... All-Conference First Team ... JUCO All-American Honorable Mention.


Born in Washington, D.C. ... Son of Sheryl and Mike Baker ... Has five brothers – Ryan, Evann, Corey, Travis and Ian ... His brother, Evann, is also a member of the Quinnipiac University men's basketball team ... His cousin, Jerome Dyson, plays basketball at Connecticut ... Majoring in sociology.

Career Highs:
Points - 22 at Vermont, 12/13/09
Rebounds - 10, two times
Assists - 4 vs. Wagner, 2/26/09
Blocks - 1, seven times
Steals - 3, two times

2009-10 Season Highs:
Points - 22 at Vermont, 12/13/09
Rebounds - 10 at Maine, 11/24/09
Assists - 3, five times

Blocks - 1, five times
Steals - 3, two times