The son of longtime NBA point guard Jameer Nelson has announced his college basketball commitment.
Jameer Nelson Jr., a 2019 guard out of Pennsylvania, has committed to George Washington University.
The son of the NBA veteran had previously been committed to his father’s alma mater, St. Joe’s.
Source: 2019 guard Jameer Nelson Jr. just verbally committed to George Washington, Jamion Christian. Nelson visited GW over the weekend.
— Evan Daniels (@EvanDaniels) April 16, 2019
Nelson spent the 2018-19 season at Haverford School, which had one of the top high school teams in the area.
I swear this isn't a St. Joe's bias thing but Nelson ends the half by putting EA on the spin cycle. Fords 32, Churchmen 12 pic.twitter.com/2n7EZaiwwq
— Matthew De George (@sportsdoctormd) January 29, 2019
Jameer Nelson, 37, played in the NBA from 2004-18. He was the national college player of the year in 2004 and made the NBA All-Star Game in 2009.