Jalen Duren is an American college basketball player who has competed in FIBA Americas u16 Championships in Brazil 2019 and won the gold medal. He plays a central position in the basketball match. Duren is considered the best player in his college because of his skills, strength, and footwork technique.

Duren was also the number one player in the class to recruit for 2022 due to his excellent playing spirit. More, he gained huge popularity in the college intersection basketball matches. In fact, he was also narrating as the 10th grade player for the NBA under 19.

Now, let’s know more about Jalen Duren’s early life, his overall college basketball career, age, relationship status, net worth, and active social media accounts.

Quick Info 
Full NameJalen Duren
Date Of BirthNovember 18, 2003
Birth PlaceNew Castle, Delaware
FatherN/A
MotherAneisea Hudgins
SiblingsN/A
ProfessionBasketball Player
SexualityMale
Martial StatusSingle
Girl FriendN/A
ChildrenN/A
Height6 ft 11 in
Weight113 Kg
Age
17 Years
NationalityDelaware
EthnicityBlack
Zodiac SignScorpio
Eye ColorN/A
Hair ColorBlack
Body MeasurementN/A
Net WorthN/A

Jalen Duren Early Life

Jalen Duren was born on November 18, 2003, in New Castle, Delaware. He is the son of Aneisea Hudgins (Mother) who has been supporting duren career as a basketball from the beginning. A mother’s love for her son’s career is the best thing in the world.

He went to the Roman Catholic high school located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and Montverde Academy in Montverde, Florida. Similarly, he was committed to the Memphis college basketball team.

Duren doesn’t only love to play basketball at a young age, he also loves to give his time to football and baseball. He used to play all three games simultaneously from the beginning because he was still not sure which sport should he choose at that time.

But as he grew older, he is more interested in basketball rather than football and baseball. So, he started focusing on his basketball practice in order to improve his skills and technique.

When Duren is in 8th grade he participates in the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) circuit and played with his team. During the whole game, his performance was excellent so the team manages to win the match (MADE League).

Day by day, duren performance is getting better and better and he started to gain a name as “Top Player in the Class and College”.

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Jalen Duren Age

Jalen Duren is currently 17 years old. He will soon be turning 18 on November 18, 2021.

 

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Jalen Duren Career

Jalen Duren is the dominant player in his college. He started his basketball career from his high school at Roman Catholic in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Duren played basketball with the AUU teammate Justice Williams who is a four-star guard justice.

In high school, he used to score an average of 12.8 points, 9.3 rebounds, and 2.5 blocks in each and every game. He was a freshman during that time but still manage to score good points for the team. In addition, Duren also prints his name as “MaxPreps Freshman All-American” and also received a first-team all-league along with second-team all-state honors because of his play.

Besides, duren also manages to give an excellent performance in the 2019 Nike Elite 100 Camp and win the heart of the audience and his teammate.

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In the Catholic League first round, he scores 18 points along with 18 rebounds which is against the Bonner Prendergast, and wins the title in buzzer-beater by 61-59. Later on the same year, he also participates in the PIAA match on where his team beat the Coatesville with an 81-75 score in the first round. In the final match, he scores a hit of 20 points, 6 rebounds along with 8 blocks, and wins by 62-51 in the quarter-final match against Pennridge. Unfortunately, the final match got canceled because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Furthermore, Duren also competed in the 2019 FIBA Under 16 Americas Championship held in Belem, Brazil, and win the gold medal. It was the first national team career of Duren at such a young age.

Recently in June 2021, Jalen Duren commits to Memphis and reclassify for 2021. He is now playing against the Kentucky Wildcats, Miami Hurricanes, and NBA G-League in the final.

 

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Jalen Duren Relationship

There is no news about Jalen Duren being in a relationship. So, we can assume that he is single and mostly focused on his basketball career.

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Jalen Duren Net Worth

Jalen Duren just started his career in basketball from high school. His overall net worth is not estimated yet but he earns good money from basketball.

 

Jalen Duren Social Media

Jalen Duren is also quite active on his social media account. He has over 59k followers on his Instagram account.

 

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