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#2 James Millen
Position: Guard
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 180
Year: Junior
City/State: Cincinnati, Ohio
High School: Shroder Paideia Academy/Cincinnati State
Major: Biology- Physical Therapy
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2009-10 at Cincinnati State:

  • Earned All-Tournament honors in the NJCAA Division II national tournament after leading the Surge to a 24-10 record and a national runner-up finish
  • Averaged 12.8 points, 3.0 rebounds, and 2.3 assists in Cincinnati State's four-game tournament appearance
  • Eight points and five rebounds in NJCAA national title game loss to Lincoln
  • Averaged 13.8 points per game, ranked 23rd nationally with 5.6 assists per game, and ranked 22nd nationally with 2.6 steals per game
  • Single-game highlights include 21 points and nine assists in a non-NJCAA game against Wright-Patterson Air Force Base as well as another 21 points against Edison

2008-09 at Cincinnati State:

  • Averaged 16.4 points, 4.7 rebounds, 2.6 assists, and ranked 15th nationally with 2.9 steals per game

Before College:

  • Played for Thomas Owens at Shroder Paideia Academy
  • Four-time Patriot League Champions in the Southwest Ohio Public League with the Jaguars
  • First Team Patriot League junior and senior years
  • Patriot League Player of the Year as a senior
  • As a senior, also Third Team All-City, Honorable Mention All-State, Queen City All-Star, and named to the East vs. West All-Star Game
  • Averaged 23 points and three steals
  • Graduated in top ten percent of class with over 100 hours of community service


  • Son of Christine and James Millen
  • Physical Therapy major

Getting to know James...

What attracted you to JMU?
The community and basketball program

What's your major and why?
Justice Studies

What do you enjoy doing in your free time other than basketball?

If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you go?
Spain or Brazil

Where do you see yourself in five years?
Providing for my son in my career or through Basketball

When did you start playing basketball?
8th Grade

What is your most memorable basketball moment?
Going to the NJCAA Championship game

What are your goals this season? Both individually and as a team.
CAA champion and tournament bid. Becoming th best I can be

What is the bravest thing you have ever done?
Never tried to be like anyone else

Where is the best place you have been on a holiday?
Home with my son

What is your favorite part about the new football stadium?
The big screens

What sport would you play if you didn't play basketball?

What advice would you give this year's freshman class?
Do things right the first time, so you wont have to repeat them.

What are you going to miss most about JMU when you graduate?
The support from the community

Which teammate of yours could you most likely see playing another sport?
A.J playing Football

Sport to Watch: Basketball
NFL team: Patriots
NBA team: Heat
MLB team: Yanks
Pro Athlete:
Song: Sitting low
Movie: Above the rim
TV Show: Fresh Prince
Reality TV Series: None
Food: Chicken
Restaurant: Applebees 
Actor/Actress: Kevin hart
Holiday: Thanksgiving

Pick One
XBOX or Playstation: Playstation
Twitter or Facebook: Twitter
Wendy's or McDonald's: Wendys
Super Bowl or World Series: Superbowl
D Hall or E Hall: E Hall
Winter or Summer: Summer