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James Ennis
James  Ennis

Ventura, Calif.

High School:
Ventura HS

Last College:
Ventura College

Height / Weight:
6-7 / 210




Senior James Ennis selected in the 2013 NBA Draft

Ennis becomes the 26th Long Beach State player chosen in a professional basketball draft.


Basketball Honors Seniors at End of the Year Banquet

James Ennis and Peter Pappageorge were honored along with the 2012-13 basketball season at a banquet on Wednesday night.


Tweet for James Ennis in Tonight's Denny's Slam Dunk Championship

Tweet #collegeslam and #Ennis10 tonight during the dunk contest to help Ennis win.


James Ennis Selected for State Farm® College Slam Dunk Championship

The 25th Annual Event to Air at 7 p.m. ET April 4 on ESPN


More Post Season Honors for James Ennis; Named NABC All-District IX First-Team

The senior was named to the NABC All-District team on Tuesday.


LBSU vs. UC Davis

49ers win final home conference game 71-65 over UC Davis Wednesday, Feb. 20 at the Walter Pyramid.


LBSU vs. Cal State Fullerton

In the first ever Black Out, LBSU defeated CSF 85-65 Wednesday, Feb. 13 at the Walter Pyramid.


LBSU vs. Cal Poly

49ers make it eight straight with 50-48 win over Cal Poly Saturday, Feb. 2 at the Walter Pyramid.


LBSU vs. UC Santa Barbara

49ers extend their winning streak to seven games with a 57-55 win over UC-Santa Barbara Wednesday, Jan. 30.


LBSU vs. Hawaii

Long Beach State beats Hawaii 76-72 in Big West conference play on Saturday, Jan. 12 at the Walter Pyramid

Career Highs

Points: 29 vs. BYU-Hawaii, 12/15/12

Rebounds: 15 on two occasions (MR: 2/13/13)

Assists: 6 on two occasions (MR: 11/22/11)

Steals: 6 on two occasions (MR: 2/7/13)

Blocks: 5 at Cal Poly, 1/3/13

3-FG Made: 5 on two occasions (MR: 2/2/13)

FG Made: 10 vs. Cal State Fullerton, 2/13/13

FT Made: 11 at Cal State Fullerton, 1/19/13

2012-13 SEASON • Voted Big West Conference Player of the Year and earned All-Conference Big West 1st-Team honors ... Was named a finalist for the Lou Henson Award, given annually to the top mid-major player, as well as a Lou Henson All-American ... Named to the USBWA All District IX team ... Represented LBSU at the Final Four dunk contest and NABC All-Star game ... Ended the year ranked in the Big West top 10 season statistics in eight categories - Scoring-8th; Rebounding-9th; FG Percentage-8th; FT Percentage-4th; Steals-3rd; Blocked Shots-4th; Defensive Rebounds-6th; and Minutes Played-3rd ... One of the team's captains, he led the team to its third straight Big West Conference regular season title ... Started 32 of the 33 games he played in ... Led LBSU in scoring and rebounding averaging 16.5 points and 6.7 rebounds per game... Made 49.1 percent of his field goal attempts, 35.7 percent of 3-point attempts, and 83.4 percent of free throw attempts ... Scored in double figures for LBSU in all 33 games this season, ending his 49er career with 32 consecutive double-digit games ... Scored a career high 29 points vs. BYU-Hawaii ... Grabbed a career-high 15 rebounds twice during the year (vs. BYU-Hawaii/vs. Cal State Fullerton) ... Led LBSU in scoring in 15 games and in rebounding in 13 ...Hit a career-high 11 free throws in an 81-71 win at Cal State Fullerton ... Made a career-high 10 field goals in an 85-65 win vs. Cal State Fullerton ... Hit a career-high five 3-point baskets against both UC Irvine and Cal Poly ... Recorded a career-high five blocked shots at Cal Poly ... Tied a career-high with 6 steals at Hawai'i ... Scored over twenty points nine times during the season ... Ended his career ranked No. 4 all-time at LBSU in single season free throw percentage (.837), tied for No. 10 in steals (58) and No. 6 all-time in blocks (43) ... In career rankings, Ennis leaves LBSU ranked No. 5 all-time on career block list (69), No. 9 in career rebounds (582) and No. 5 in career free throw percentage (.788).

2011-12 SEASON • Named honorable mention All-Big West Conference while averaging 10.0 points, 4.1 rebounds, 2.6 assists and 1.6 steals per game ... Made 49.8 percent of field goal attempts, 35 percent of 3-pointers and 71.1 percent of free throws ... Led team with 26 blocks (0.76/game), while finishing second in steals (54), 16th most in LBSU history, and third in assists (88) ... Finished second in the Big West Conference in steals, while ranking 10th in blocks ... Also second in conference games in steals and 10th in blocks ... Named to the Big West All-Tournament Team after averaging 13 points and 7.7 rebounds, while making 47.8 percent (11-of-23) of field goal attempts and 81.3 percent (13-of-16) of free throws ... Had first career double-double in semifinals of Big West Tournament scoring 13 points and grabbing a career-high 10 rebounds ... Scored 15 points in championship game of league tournament, while just missing a double-double with 11 points and nine boards in quarterfinals ... Scored 13 points, grabbed seven boards, handed out five assists and had two steals and a block in the NCAA Tournament game against New Mexico, while making 6-of-10 shots ... Combined to average 13 points, 7.5 rebounds and 2.5 assists in Big West and NCAA Tournament games ... Scored in double digits 18 times, including a career-high 19 points (6-of-10 shooting) with career-best six assists, five steals and four rebounds in a win over No. 8 Pittsburgh ... Matched career high with 19 points while adding four assists and two blocks in win over Cal State Fullerton ... Scored 18 points and grabbed six boards in home win over UC Davis ... Scored 16 points three times, 15 points twice, 14 points three times, 13 points three times, 12 points twice, and 11 points twice ... Matched career high with six assists in win over Boise State ... Had career-high six steals in eight-point loss at eventual national champion runner-up Kansas ... Started all 34 games.

JUNIOR COLLEGE • Scored 1,053 points in two seasons at two junior colleges, while scoring in double figures in 48 of his 52 games ... Had 26 career games in junior college with at least 20 points and two games with over 30 points, including a career-high 36 points in final game ... Tallied 13 double-doubles and one triple-double (24 points/11 rebounds/10 assists) in two seasons ... Named first-team All-California Community College Athletic Association and first-team All-Western State Conference at Ventura College as a sophomore after averaging 20.3 points, 7.8 rebounds, 5.0 assists and 1.6 steals per game ... Finished ninth in scoring, 20th in assists, 29th in field goal percentage (58.8 percent), 39th in rebounds, 66th in blocks (1.0/game), 85th in steals, and 112th in 3-point shooting (36.8 percent) in the CCCAA ... Finished third in scoring and field goal percentage, fourth in assists, fifth in rebounding, sixth in free throw percentage (79.5 percent) and 17th in steals in the Western State Conference ... Earned five Western State Conference Player of the Week honors ... As a freshman at Oxnard College, named first-team All-WSC after averaging 19.0 points, the third most in the state by a freshman, and 7.7 rebounds per game ... Won the Western State Conference and Southern California Regional championships in the high jump clearing 6-11.

HIGH SCHOOL • Graduated from Ventura High School.

MAJOR • Africana Studies


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