6'5"195 lbsSenior
Graduates in 2018
17-18 Varsity Basketball
JerseyPosCapt
#2GYes
OverallConf
28-114-0
Nat. RankNC Rank
443
  • Nov 17, 2017
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  • Dec 8, 2017
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  • Feb 24, 2018
  • Nov 17, 2017

    Player of the Game

    Congratulations to #2 Jamarius Burton for being selected the Independence Basketball Player of the Game.

    Jamarius led the team to a close win versus Hopewell High in a non conference game. He finished with 26 points, 12 rebounds, 6 assists, 2 steals and 1 block. Despite early foul trouble teammate Matthew Smith shot 6 for 6 from the field and finished with 13 points, 7 rebounds, 4 blocks, 2 steals, and 1 assist.

    Jamarius Burton
  • Nov 28, 2017

    Player of the Game

    Congratulations to #2 Jamarius Burton for being selected the Independence Basketball Player of the Game.

    Jamarius contributed 15 points, 11 rebounds, 8 assists, 2 steals, & 2 blocks in leading the team to comfortable victory against West Mecklenburg. Teammate Matt Smith also chipped in with 11 points, 5 rebounds, 3 steals, 1 block and 1 assist.

    Jamarius Burton
  • Dec 8, 2017

    Player of the Game

    Congratulations to #2 Jamarius Burton for being selected the Independence Basketball Player of the Game.

    Jamarius had a double double 18 points and 12 rebounds to go along with 3 steals 1 assist and 1 block in leading the team to a comfortable win versus Conference opponent East Mecklenburg .Teammate Matthew Smith also contributed 19 points, 5 rebounds, 3 blocks, and 1 steal

    Jamarius Burton
  • Jan 6, 2018

    Player of the Game

    Congratulations to #2 Jamarius Burton for being selected the Independence Basketball Player of the Game.

    Jamarius had a big time performance tonight vs RJ Reynolds; he finished with 27pts, 12rebs, 4asts, 3stls, & 2blks. Jamarius was also named to the Hoop Cities Invitational All-Invitational Team because of his efforts.

    Jamarius Burton
  • Jan 12, 2018

    Player of the Game

    Congratulations to #2 Jamarius Burton for being selected the Independence Basketball Player of the Game.

    Jamarius had a double double in leading the team to victory for first place in the Conference over Myers Park. Jamarius finished 16 points, 11 rebounds, 5 assists, 2 steals and 2 blocks. Teammates Raja Milton 15 points, 8 rebounds, 2 assists, & 3 steals and Andra McKee 13 points, 7 rebounds, 8 assists, 1 steal & 1 block

    Jamarius Burton
  • Jan 23, 2018

    Player of the Game

    Congratulations to #2 Jamarius Burton for being selected the Independence Basketball Player of the Game.

    Jamarius lead the team in scoring, in a comfortable Conference win over East Meck. He also contributed 10 rebounds, 3 steals, and 1 assist. His teammate Raja Milton 12 points, 4 rebounds, 7 assists, 5 steals, and 1 block.

    Jamarius Burton
  • Jan 24, 2018

    Player of the Game

    Congratulations to #2 Jamarius Burton for being selected the Independence Basketball Player of the Game.

    Jamarius lead a balance attack with 13 points, 5 rebounds, 8 assists, & 3 steals in the victory over Hickory Ridge. His teammate Andra' McKee 13 points, 4 rebounds, 3 assists, & 2 steals and Matthew Smith 12 points, 8 rebounds, 6 blocks, 1 assist & 1 steal

    Jamarius Burton
  • Jan 30, 2018

    Player of the Game

    Congratulations to #2 Jamarius Burton for being selected the Independence Basketball Player of the Game.

    Jamarius lead the team in scoring with 23 points in a huge victory over Conference rivals Butler, he also had 6 rebounds, 2 assists, & 2 steals. Teammates Matthew Smith contributed 12 points, 8 rebounds, 2 assist, 1 block & 1steal and Andra' McKee contributed 12 points, 4 rebounds, 4 assists, & 2 steals

    Jamarius Burton
  • Feb 6, 2018

    Player of the Game

    Congratulations to #2 Jamarius Burton for being selected the Independence Basketball Player of the Game.

    Jamarius had a triple double in leading the team to their first outright regular season Conference title since 2014 on senior night. Jamarius finished with 11 points, 10 rebounds, & 14 assists, 1 steal & 1 block. Senior Jordan Mobley finished with 23 points, 6 rebounds, & 1 steal.

    Jamarius Burton
  • Feb 13, 2018

    Player of the Game

    Congratulations to #2 Jamarius Burton for being selected the Independence Basketball Player of the Game.

    Jamarius lead the team in scoring with 15 points and also contributed 6 rebounds, and 3 assists in a win in the opening game of the SW4A Conference Tournament. Teammate Matthew Smith had 14 points, 11 rebounds, 4 assists, 2 steals, and 2 blocks

    Jamarius Burton
  • Feb 15, 2018

    Player of the Game

    Congratulations to #2 Jamarius Burton for being selected the Independence Basketball Player of the Game.

    Jamarius leading the team in scoring with 34 points in the semi-finals on the SW4A Conference Tournament. He also had 6 rebounds, 6 assists, & 3 steals. Teammate Matthew Smith also contributed 17 points, 10 rebounds, 4 blocks, 2 steals, & 1 assist

    Jamarius Burton
  • Feb 16, 2018

    Player of the Game

    Congratulations to #2 Jamarius Burton for being selected the Independence Basketball Player of the Game.

    Senior guard and Tournament MVP Jamarius lead the team in scoring with 19 points and also contributed 4 rebounds, 5 assists, & 3 steals in Championship game of the SW4A Conference Tournament. Also teammates Matthew Smith made the All Tournament team 10 points, 6 rebounds, 3 blocks, & 1 assist and All Tournament team AJ McKee 18 points, 4 rebounds & 2 assists

    Jamarius Burton
  • Feb 22, 2018

    Player of the Game

    Congratulations to #2 Jamarius Burton for being selected the Independence Basketball Player of the Game.

    Jamarius lead the team in scoring with 19 points in a 2nd round victory over West Charlotte to advance in the next round of the State playoffs. Teammates Matthew Smith contributed 15 points, 9 rebounds, 1 steal, & 1 block. Also Miles Pauldin contributed 11 points, 3 rebounds, 1 assist, & 1 steal

    Jamarius Burton
  • Feb 24, 2018

    Player of the Game

    Congratulations to #2 Jamarius Burton for being selected the Independence Basketball Player of the Game.

    Jamarius had a excellent all round game in leading the team to the Elite 8 of the State playoffs. He finished with 33 points, 9 rebounds, 7 assists, & 4 steals. Teammate Matthew Smith had 15 points, 6 rebounds, 2 assists, & 2 blocks. He also pick a offer from Western Carolina.

    Jamarius Burton