The mission of the Jamaica Basketball Development, Inc. is to enrich the lives of Jamaican basketball student-athletes, by providing life skills development and opportunities to further their educational development through the game of basketball.
Official Sponsor of Camp Equipment
Wade Named All IBS-Premier Spring Showcase
Paul Brown aims to make best of basketball scholarship
JBD, Inc. Establishes Academic Scholarship Foundation
Jordan's life a tall order
Shed no tears for University of Tulsa center Jerome Jordan, but it's heck being a 7-footer.
Big man dreams big
By ERIC BAILEY World Sports Writer
Last Modified: 1/31/2009 2:33 AM
JEROME JORDAN dreams of being an NBA
Samuels breaks out in Big East Tournament debut
Samardo Samuels caught, turned and slammed home ...
Three Local Student/Athletes Granted Full Basketball Scholarships
MIAMI, FL – April 22, 2009 – Kemar McLeish, Kwame Lawrence, and David Whitehorn, three local-based student/athletes, have been awarded ...
Jordan named C-USA preseason Player of the Year
Miami, FL (10-30-2009): University of Tulsa’s senior center Jerome Jordan was voted Conference USA's
McFarlane now NDC’s all-time rebound leader
West Mifflin, PA (01-19-2010): Senior center Karim McFarlane grabbed five rebounds to become the all-time leader rebounder in NDC history ...
Adrian Forbes: NJCAA Leaders for Life Program- Student-Athlete Award for Jan. 20, 2010
Tulsa rallies to claim Mayor's Cup over Oral Roberts
Tulsa, OK (01-21-2010): University of Tulsa came roaring back from a 15-point second half deficit ...
KWC avenges loss to Southern Indiana to claim Battle of the Bridge trophy
Evansville, IN (02-17-2010): Kentucky Wesleyan College avenged an earlier loss to No. 2 Southern Indiana University with an impressive ...
Alliman earns spot on AMC first team
Cedarville snatches AMC crown from NDC
Ricardo Alliman Karim McFarlane
College Mission Accomplished; Jordan Now NBA-Bound
Miramar, FL (04-23-2010): Center Jerome Jordan has completed his duties at the University of Tulsa and has now focused his attention on the National Basketball Association (NBA) Draft as he prepares ...
Cedarville, OH (06-16-2010):
Forward Ricardo Alliman, has
been selected the 2009-10
Cedarville University Male Athlete
of the ...
Knicks trade for Jordan?
Miramar, FL (06-25-2010: ESPN’s Chris
Sheridan is reporting that Tulsa University’s
center, Jerome Jordan, will be traded to the
New York Knick ...
Caribbean Champs Jamaica Seek Centro Basketball Title
Miramar, FL (07-06-2010): Team
Jamaica, the 2009 Caribbean Champions,
is presently in Santo Domingo
participating in the 2010 CENTRO
Basketball Championships in its quest to
qualify for the 2012 Olympic Games in
Injuries a Blessing for Samuels
Miami, FL (02-01-2011): Rookie forward
Samardo Samuels showed up in Miami
last night fresh from scoring a career-high
16 points ...
The sky's the limit for LuHi's Facey
David Whitehorn signs with ASA
Pembroke Pines, FL - May 10, 2012 - DAvid Whitehorn, another of the many prospects discovered at the Jamaica Basketball Development (JBD), Inc and Jamaica Basketball Association (JABA) Star Search & Life Skills Development Camp has signed to play college ball at ASA College in Brooklyn, NY
Kentan Facey emerges as hot commodity
By Paul Biancardi | Jul 18, 2012 2:42 PM
It seems that every summer one under-the-radar prospect emerges and grabs the attention of college coaches and basketball analysts alike. This year it appears to be Kentan Facey.
LuHi's Facey picks UConn, his 'dream' school
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TheSequel: LuHi's Facey following script written by Cavs forward Samuels
The town of Trelawny, Jamaica is best known for producing elite track & field athletes, most notably world record holder Usain Bolt.
Basketball is starting to catch …
Record Attendance at 12th Search Camp
Pembroke Pines, FL (07-25-2012) – Over 165 male and female student/athletes attended the recently concluded Star Search Basketball & Life Skills Development Camp at the G.C. Foster College of Physical Education & Sports in St. Catherine, Jamaica, authenticating the camp’s mounting popularity. Sponsored by NIKE and Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC), the 12th staging of this stellar event did ...
SNY's Brian Custer reports on Jamaican-born forward Kentan Facey as he leads Long Island Lutheran into the SNY Invitational.
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Facey NY Gatorade Player Of Year
STORRS --- Kentan Facey, a 6-9 forward who has signed a National Letter of Intent with UConn and will be a freshman in the fall of 2013, has been named the Gatorade State Player of the Year in New York.
Kentan Facey's triple-double leads Lutheran boys in Federation semifinal
ALBANY -- Long Island Lutheran for three?
Long Island Lutheran's Facey is a top-notch shot blocker
Normally, Kentan Facey does not particularly care for the spotlight. He is not very demonstrative on the court, even after rim-rocking dunks or game-changing ...
Long Island Lutheran's Kentan Facey was selected to the 2012-13 MSG Varsity All-Metro Boys Basketball First Team.