2013-14: Junior at Creighton (Redshirted) • Was allowed to practice, but did not play for Creighton’s team that finished 27-8 and reached the third round of the NCAA Tournament, while redshirting. • Won the program’s 3-point contest at Bluejay Madness.
Cowley County Community College • Sixth-leading scorer in Cowley County history with 1,150 career points, and is one of just 11 men to score 1,000 or more points. • Averaged 18.4 points per game as a sophomore while shooting 42 percent from three-point range, draining 79 treys. • Named First Team All-Jayhawk Conference as a sophomore, as well as being named First Team All-Region VI, on a team that went 24-11. • Had a game with 32 points and eight three-pointers on Jan. 19, 2013, at Independence CC. • Scored a single-game high of 37 points. • Averaged 17 points and 4.3 rebounds per contest as a freshman while being named Jayhawk East Freshman of the Year, Second Team All-Conference, and to the Region VI All-Tournament Team. • Team reached Region VI championship game his freshman season, finishing 24-10. • Played for coach Tommy DeSalme in a school that is based out of Arkansas City, Kan. • Was ranked as the nation’s 39th-best junior college recruit by JucoRecruiting.com.
Jordan Matthews High School • Named Second Team All-State after averaging 30 points and 8.0 rebounds per game as a senior and 29 points and 8.0 rebounds per contest as a junior. • Earned 11 varsity letters in high school while participating in basketball (4), football (4), track (2) and soccer (1). • Named team MVP in basketball four times, football three times and track once. • Named First Team All-Piedmont Conference in basketball three times, and a Second Team all-conference pick in basketball and football once each. • Participated in North-South and East-West All-Star Games. • Had two games of 50 points or more, including a school record of 54 as a senior. • Also owns school’s career record with 2,334 points. • Played with CP3 AllStars in AAU ball.
More About James Full Name: James Lee Milliken Birthday: Feb. 7, 1993 Birthplace: Chapel Hill, N.C. Parents: James and Patricia Milliken Major: American Studies Favorite Pro Sports Team: Los Angeles Lakers Favorite Meal: Shrimp alfredo Favorite Athlete: Kobe Bryant Dream Date: Keri Hilson Hobby: Golf Why Creighton: Felt like home Favorite Summer Vacation Spot: South Beach Favorite School Tradition: Bluejay Madness Future Occupation If Not Basketball: Sportswriter Favorite Quote: “Fatigue makes cowards of us all” - Vince Lombardi Dream Car: Range Rover, all black Favorite Ice Cream: Cookies and Cream Favorite Book: The Great Gatsby Favorite Movie: Space Jam