John David Jamerson (born August 13, 1967) is an American former professional basketball player who was selected by the Miami Heat in the first round (15th pick overall) of the 1990 NBA draft. Jamerson played for the Houston Rockets, Utah Jazz and New Jersey Nets in 3 NBA seasons. His best year as a pro came during the 1991-92 NBA season as a member of the Rockets, when he appeared in 48 games and averaged 4.0 ppg. He played collegiately at Ohio University, averaging 31.2 points per game a senior, finishing 2nd in the nation in scoring. In 1989, against the University of Charleston, he set a single game record by draining 14 3-pointers and scoring 60 points in the Ohio victory. His #33 jersey at OU was retired during a halftime ceremony during a January 2007 game. Jamerson graduated from Stow-Munroe Falls High School. He was an Outreach Pastor at Traders Point Christian Church in Indianapolis, Indiana. Now he is the pastor of Renovate Church in Cedar Park, Texas.[1][2][3]

Dave Jamerson
Personal information
Born (1967-08-13) August 13, 1967 (age 52)
Clarksburg, West Virginia
Listed height6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Listed weight190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High schoolStow (Stow, Ohio)
CollegeOhio (1985–1990)
NBA draft1990 / Round: 1 / Pick: 15th overall
Selected by the Miami Heat
Playing career1990–1994
PositionShooting guard / Small forward
Number32, 22, 24
Career history
19901992Houston Rockets
1993Utah Jazz
1993–1994Omaha Racers
1994New Jersey Nets
1994Rochester Renegade
Career highlights and awards
Stats at

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Ohio to Honor Basketball Legends Wednesday". CBS Interactive. 2009. Archived from the original on 7 August 2011. Retrieved 16 October 2009.
  2. ^ "Dave Jamerson". NBA & ABA Basketball Statistics: Sports Reference, LLC. 2009. Retrieved 16 October 2009.
  3. ^ Queen, Roland (June 28, 1990). "Jamerson Goes 15th to Miami: Proves NBA Well Within His Range". Akron Beacon Journal. Beacon Journal Publishing Co. p. F1 - Sports. Dave Jamerson always was a pure shooter as proved by his 34-point average as a senior at Stow High School.

External linksEdit

  • NBA stats @
  • TPCC @ Staff - Traders Point Christian Church