Georges Niang

#31F

Georges

Niang

HEIGHT

6 ft8 in

/ 2.03m

WEIGHT

230 lbs

/ 104.3kg

LATEST VIDEOS

0021800354_Utah Jazz Top 3-pointers vs. San Antonio Spurs

0021800354_Utah Jazz Franchise Record 20 Three Pointers

0021800146_Utah Jazz with 6 3-pointers in the 4th Quarter vs. Toronto Raptors

0021800084 UTA DAL Recap

Rudy Gobert scores 23 points to go along with 16 rebounds as the Jazz get the win over the Mavericks, 113-104.

0021800024_Utah Jazz with 19 3-pointers vs. Golden State Warriors

0021800024_Utah Jazz with 10 3-pointers in the 2nd Quarter vs. Golden State Warriors

0011800046_Utah Jazz with 18 3-pointers vs. Portland Trail Blazers

0011800046_Utah Jazz with 6 3-pointers in the 4th Quarter vs. Portland Trail Blazers

0011800046_Utah Jazz with a 13-0 Run vs. Portland Trail Blazers

0011800046 - Georges Niang - Portland Trail Blazers - Utah Jazz - 3-pointer - 4Q

1521800075 MEM UTA RECAP

Jevon Carter scores 26 points while Jaren Jackson Jr. to lead the Grizzlies to a 92-86 win over the Jazz and advance to the quarterfinals.

1521800075_Utah Jazz with 6 3-pointers in the 2nd Quarter vs. Memphis Grizzlies

1521800075 - Georges Niang - Memphis Grizzlies - Utah Jazz - Buzzer-Beater - 2Q

1521800060 - Georges Niang - Orlando Magic - Utah Jazz - Deep 3-pointer - 4Q

1521800042 UTA MIA RECAP

Bam Adebayo notches 24 points and nine rebounds to lead his Miami Heat Summer League squad to a win over the Utah Jazz, 98-90.

1521800042 - Georges Niang - Miami Heat - Utah Jazz - Assist - 3Q

1521800027 UTA NYK RECAP

Georges Niang scored 20 points and grabbed 8 rebounds to lead the Jazz past the Knicks in Summer League action, 90-85. Kevin Knox scored 19 points for New York in the loss.

1521800011 POR UTA RECAP

Wade Baldwin IV dropped 20 points while Caleb Swanigan chipped in a double-double as the Blazers get a 93-78 win over the Jazz at Summer League.

20180703 MEM UTA SUMMER LEAGUE RECAP

Wayne Selden and Deyonta Davis rack up 20 points each as the Memphis Grizzlies defeat the Utah Jazz, 95-92.

1621800004 - Georges Niang - Memphis Grizzlies - Utah Jazz - 2-pointer - 4Q


PLAYER BIO

Professional History

PRO
Started all five games for the Pacers during the 2016 Orlando Summer League … Averaged 10.2 points, a team-high 6.2 rebounds, 2.6 assist and 1.2 steals per game … Shot 57.1 percent (20-35) from the field, 38.5 percent (5-13) from three-point range and a perfect 6-for-6 from the free throw line.

COLLEGE
Played in 138 games and made 126 starts over four seasons at Iowa State University from 2012-16 … Averaged 16.1 points, 5.2 rebounds and 3.1 assists per game and shot 50.0 percent from the field, 37.5 percent from three-point range and 76.3 percent from the free throw line during his career … Ended his college career as Iowa State’s career leader in games played and tied for the top spot in career starts … Finished second in school history in scoring with 2,228 career points and ranked fourth in Big 12 Conference history with 1,151 points In conference play … … 2015-16: Saw action and started in all 35 games ... had one of the best single seasons in school history, earning Consensus All-America honors and winning the Karl Malone Award (Best Power Forward) ... first Cyclone men’s basketball player to win a national individual award ... unanimous selection to the All-Big 12 First Team ... ISU’s first men’s basketball two-time All-American ... led the team, was second among Big 12 players and 23rd nationally, averaging 20.5 points ... his 718 points were the seventh-most scored by any Cyclone in a single season and the 14th most by any player in the nation in 2015-16 ... only Big 12 player to rank among the league’s top-10 in scoring, rebounding and assists ... owns ISU’s record for games played (138) and tied for the top spot in career starts (126) ... scored in double figures in all 35 games and 115 times in his career ... ends career having scored in double figures in 44 consecutive games ... tallied 20 points 17 times and 30 points on four different occasions ... posted three double-doubles this season and five in his career ... became just the second player in Big 12 history to earn all-tournament team honors three times ... earned NCAA Midwest Region All-Tournament team honors after averaging 28.7 points, 6.7 rebounds and 3.3 assists in three games ... ... he was just the fifth player in NCAA Tournament history to score 28 or more points in three consecutive games and the first player in tournament history to have at least 25 points, five rebounds and three assists in three-straight games ... ISU’s all-time leading scorer in NCAA Tournament play with 148 points ... also leads in field goals made (58) and is second in rebounds (43) ... averaged 21.1 points and 6.1 rebounds in seven career NCAA Tournament games ... when his career ended he was the only player in the nation and one of just four players since 1994-95 with 2,000 points, 700 rebounds and 400 assists … 2014-15: Played and started all 34 games, earning All-Big 12 First-Team and All-America honors ... was a finalist for the Karl Malone Award (Best Power Forward) ... was also on Wooden Award, Lute Olson Award, Oscar Robertson and Naismith Trophy Watch Lists ... averaged a team-high 15.3 points, which ranked third among Big 12 players ... grabbed 5.4 rebounds and dished out 3.4 assists per contest ... was one of 14 players nationally, including just four in power conferences, to average 15-5-3 ... was seventh in the Big 12 in assists per game ... one of the Big 12’s best shooters, connecting on 46.1 percent of his field goal attempts (6th) and 80.8 percent of his free throws (7th) ... shot 40 percent on 3-pointers ... hit 45.3 percent of 3-point attempts in conference action, becoming just the fourth Cyclone to make at least 25 threes in Big 12 play while shooting better than 45 percent ... was second among Big 12 players on 3-point percentage in conference action ... earned most outstanding player honors at the Big 12 Tournament after leading ISU to a second title in a row ... averaged 18 points, five rebounds and four assists in ISU’s three wins ... scored in double figures in 28 games, including eight games with 20 or more points ... earned a pair of Big 12 Player of the Week accolades … 2013-14: Played and started the first 33 games of the season before suffering a broken fifth metatarsal in his right foot in the second round of the NCAA Tournament … Finished in double figures 29 times, including 11 games with 20 or more points ... also grabbed 4.4 rebounds and dished out 3.6 assists ... was only non-guard ranked among the top-10 in the Big 12 in assists per game ... 2012-13: Recorded one of the finest rookie seasons in school history, averaging 12.1 points and 4.6 rebounds while starting 23 games ... Named to the Big 12 All-Freshman team ... Led the team and ranked fifth in the Big 12 in field goal percentage at 51.5 percent (157-305) ... Shot 39.2 percent (38-97) from 3-point range and 70.0 percent (70-100) at the free-throw line ... Was the fourth-best freshman scorer in the Big 12 and became just the 13th Cyclone in school history to average double figures in scoring (12.1) ... Scored in double figures 23 times ... Made 38 3-pointers to rank third on ISU’s freshman list ... Started all 18 Big 12 games, averaging 12.5 points and shooting 49.7 percent from the field in conference play.

PERSONAL
Born June 17, 1993 in Lawrence, Mass. ... Son of Sidy and Alison Niang ... First name pronounced “George” and his last name is pronounced “Knee-yang” ... Majored in business marketing at Iowa State University ... Was student body president at Tilton Prep … Volunteered with the Iowa Children’s Hospital during his career at Iowa State.


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