2013-14: Senior at Creighton • Three-year captain who started his final 121 games as a Bluejay. • Ranks sixth in Creighton history with 206 career three-pointers. • Won team’s Most Inspirational Award. • Owned 100 assists and just 25 turnovers, which means he would have ranked third nationally in assist/turnover ratio if he averaged 3.0 assists per game. • Ranked fifth in the BIG EAST in three-point percentage, 13th in three-pointers per game, 14th in assists/game. • Led team in charges taken all four seasons. • Team is 28-1 all-time when he makes 3 or more 3-pointers, including 26 straight wins. • Team is 27-2 all-time when he shoots better than 50 percent from three-point range, including 24 straight wins. • Made his final 13 free throw attempts last year and first 10 this season for a streak of 23 straight. • Opened his senior season with 13 points on seven shots while adding four assists and two steals vs. Alcorn State (Nov. 8). • Scored 10 points, all in the first half, in romp over Nebraska (Dec. 8). • Drained 5-of-7 three-pointers to score 15 points in win vs. Chicago State (Dec. 29). • Had season-highs with 16 points, six assists and six rebounds in BIG EAST opening win vs. Marquette (Dec. 31). • Had 14 points, four rebounds, four assists and his 100th career steal in his 100th straight start at Seton Hall (Jan. 4). • Eleven points, six assists, no turnovers in win vs. Xavier (Jan. 12). • Had career-high 19 points in win at #4 Villanova (Jan. 20). • Sank three second-half three-pointers in win at Butler (Feb. 13). • Made 4-of-5 three-pointers to score 14 points vs. DePaul (March 13). • Led team in steals as a senior. • Won team’s “Most Inspirational” award. • Nicknamed the “Canadian Red Bull” because of his energy. • Also a talented pianist.
2012-13: Junior at Creighton • Produced season-highs with 16 points and five rebounds in MVC Tournament title game win vs. Wichita State (March 10), including crucial basket with 11 seconds left to give team three-point lead. • Scored nine points and added two steals in win vs. Akron (Dec. 9). • Had 11 points, six assists and five rebounds in 74-64 win at Cal (Dec. 15) while also hounding All-America candidate Allen Crabbe into 6-for-26 shooting from the floor. • Had 13 points, five assists and two steals vs. Evansville (Dec. 29). • Drained all three shots from 3-point range and finished with 11 points in win at Missouri State (Jan. 11). • Scored 31 points in team’s first nine games (3.4 ppg.), but scored 181 points in last 27 games (6.7 ppg.). • Made all four attempts from three-point range and scored 12 points in 30-point road win at Southern Illinois (Jan. 27). • Tied career high with seven assists in NCAA Tournament win vs. Cincinnati (March 22). • In MVC-play only, ranked ninth in the MVC in three-point percentage. • Made last 13 free throws after starting season 7-for-14 at the line.
2011-12: Sophomore at Creighton • Started every game on Valley Tournament championship team that tied a school-record with 29 wins. • Voted a team captain along with Antoine Young and Grant Gibbs. • Led MVC in three-point percentage (.492) in conference games only. • Ranked third in the MVC in three-point percentage and 10th in three-pointers made per game in all contests. • Made 6-of-8 shots, including 5-of-7 from downtown, to score career-high 18 points in season-opening win vs. North Carolina A&T (Nov. 11). • Also made five three-pointers in second game, a win vs. Chicago State (Nov. 13). • Had 13 points on 4-of-5 shooting in road win at Bradley (Jan. 7), also adding five assists and four rebounds. • Made 4-of-5 three-point shots and finished with 14 points in road win at Illinois State (Jan. 13). • Made 5-of-7 three-point shots to score 15 points in win at Drake (Jan. 25). • Made 3-of-4 trifectas vs. Illinois State and scored 11 points (Feb. 1). • Made 6-of-8 shots, including 5-of-6 three-point attempts, to score 17 points in win at Southern Illinois (Feb. 14). • Had 12 points and four assists in overtime win vs. Evansville (Feb. 21). • Made 4-of-9 three-pointers in two NCAA Tournament games, averaging 7.0 points per game. • Sank 100th career three-pointer vs. No. 4 North Carolina (March 18) in his 74th career game. • Team was 10-0 when he scored in double figures.
Summer 2011: Bahamas Trip • Averaged 7.3 points in four games in the Bahamas, including two starts. • Made 6-of-13 three-point shots behind the international line. • Had 13 points on 5-of-7 shooting against the Mailboat Cybots.
2010-11: Freshman at Creighton • Named to the MVC’s All-Freshman Team and All-Bench Team. • Ranked third in the league in MVC games only in three-point percentage at 47.5 percent. • Averaged 8.1 points in the last 14 games, shooting 55 percent from the field (36-70), 41.3 percent from three-point range (19-46) and 71 percent at the line (22-31). • Team went 10-6 with him in the starting lineup. • Led team with 15 charges taken, including two vs. Wichita State (Jan. 12) and Northern Iowa (March 4). • Had 12 points and three rebounds in his debut vs. Alabama State (Nov. 12). • Had 13 points and four assists, as well as first career blocked shot, in win over Kennesaw State (Nov. 26). • Made his first 11 free throw attempts. • Has grabbed a career-high six rebounds three times, all against Northern Iowa, including one time where he did it in just nine minutes (Jan. 26). • Made first start on Jan. 29 vs. Indiana State, finishing with eight points, three rebounds, two assists, two steals and a charge taken. • Sank four three-point baskets at Bradley (Feb. 1). • Had nine points on 4-of-5 shooting while adding four rebounds, two steals and two assists at Drake (Feb. 8). • Recorded 14 points in win over Southern Illinois (Feb. 13), making 3-of-4 shots and 6-of-8 free throws. • Had eight points and five assists in win vs. Illinois State (Feb. 16). • Had nine points and three rebounds at Akron (Feb. 19). • Had 10 points in 15 minutes, making 4-of-5 shots, at Wichita State (Feb. 23). • Had seven points, six rebounds, and took two charges in win over Northern Iowa (March 4) at the MVC Tournament. • Made 6-of-7 shots, including 5-of-6 from downtown, to score season-high 17 points in CBI opener vs. San Jose State (March 15). • Had 11 points and career-highs with seven assists and four steals in win over Oregon (March 21).
Regional Elite Development Academy • School was located in Hamilton, Ontario, and competed in many prep school showcase tournaments in the United States. • Won the leadership award at the 2009 Basketball Without Borders Americas event in Mexico City. • Played for coach Tarry Upshaw. • Also recruited by Canisius, New Mexico State, Niagara, Maine and Fordham. • Is the seventh foreign player in Creighton history, and first Canadian. • Also attended St. Mary’s Catholic Secondary School and Immaculata High School. • Played for Ottawa Phoenix Basketball Club, where he was coached by Andy Waterman and Adrienne Coddett. • Was invited to Jordan Brand All-Canada Classic.
More About Jahenns Full Name: Jahenns-Ley Manigat Birthday: June 29, 1991 Birthplace: Montreal, Quebec, Canada Mother: Roselie Bernadin Siblings: Jimmy (29), Willy (26), Rose (24) Major: Psychology Career Aspiration: Professional basketball player Favorite Sports Teams: Golden State Warriors, Indianapolis Colts Favorite Athlete: Steph Curry Favorite Vacation Spot: Bahamas Favorite TV Shows: The Office, Bob’s Burgers Why Creighton: Great tradition, great fans Favorite Spot on Campus: Opus Hall Hobbies: Playing video games Nicknames: Canadian Red Bull, Jay Favorite Sports Memory: Lay-up against Wichita State to win Valley Tourney Thoughts on Joining BIG EAST: Should be a fun ride
Awards and Honors 2010-11 MVC All-Bench Team MVC All-Freshman Team
2013-14 Most Inspirational Award
Career Highs Points 18 vs. North Carolina A&T 11/11/11
Field Goals 6 (6x), last at #4 Villanova 1/20/14
Field Goal Attempts 12 vs. Marquette 12/31/13
3-Point Field Goals 5 (6x), last vs. Chicago State 12/29/13
3-Point Field Goals Attempted 10 vs. Chicago State 11/13/11
Free Throws 6 (2x), last at UAB 11/16/11
Free Throws Attempted 8 vs. Southern Illinois 2/13/11