Jalen Slawson Biography

Jalen Slawson is a well-known Basketball player from South Carolina. His nickname is Jay Slawson. He holds the position of a Forward and played for Furman Paladins men’s basketball team in NCAA. He was the 2022 Southern Conference Defensive Player of the Year. the last win he had against Samford Bulldogs was on 25th February 2023 with an overall score of 79-93.

2023 March Madness is on the head and no one can miss the chance to have the review of the players playing in the NCAA tournament. The men’s basketball championship will live stream on television of America. The first round of March Madness will be played on 14th March 2023 and will go beyond the 1st of April 2023. Many players will participate and the player we intend to talk about is Jalen Slawson.

Early Life

Jalen Slawson was born on 22nd October 1999 in Summerville (SC), which makes him 22 years old as of 2023. His father, Tom Slawson, played college basketball at the Citadel and his mother’s details are unknown. His cousin, RJ Slawson, played in South Carolina. Talking about Jalen’s education, he earned his primary education from Pinewood Preparatory School in 2018. Later, he enrolled at Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina, United States. 

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Jalen Slawson Career

Jalen began his career path as a college basketball player. He was named the Area Player of the Year in 2018. During the season, he averaged 14.6 points, 10.5 rebounds, 4.1 blocks, and 3.5 assists per game as a senior. 

2018-19 Season

He played as a reserve player in 26 games. As a freshman, he grabbed 36.4% (FG%), a season-high seven rebounds in a win over North Greenville, and totaled a season-best four points in a victory versus Southern Wesleyan.

2019-20 Season

He played as a sophomore in 32 games and averaged 6.9 points, 5.1 rebounds, 35 steals, 49.7% (FG%), 26 blocked shots, and 1.5 assists per game. He scored a career-high 17 points. 

2020-21 Season

He played as a Junior in 25 games and made 17 game starts. He averaged 8.7 points, 5.3 rebounds, 2.8 assists, 56.9% (FG%), 1.2 steals, and team-best 1.2 blocks per game.

2021-22 Season

He played as a Senior in 34 games. He averaged 14.5 points, 7.4 rebounds, 3.7 assists, 48.8% (FG%), and 1.7 blocks. 

Social Media

He is active on social media platforms. As of 15th March 2023, he has verified his Instagram account with username @jalenslawson, where he has 9904 fan followers. He joined Twitter in October 2013. Now, he has 272 followers on his  @jalenslawson Twitter account. 

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Jalen Slawson Biography

Real Name Jalen Slawson
Birth Date October 22, 1999
Age (as of 2023) 23 Years
Birth Place Charleston, South Carolina, USA
Profession Basketball Player
College Furman University
Qualification Fifth Year

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 6’ 7” – in Centimeters – 201 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 98 kg  –  in Pounds –  215 lbs
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Brown


Father Tom Slawson

Relationship Status

Marital Status Single
Who is his girlfriend?

Personal Life 

Jalen Slawson is not married. In the midst of the NCAA tournament 2023, he is the player with expectations. Surely, he would be inclined toward any girl in a romantic way. But, there is no detail as of now.

Jalen Slawson Net Worth

Jalen Slawson is a basketball player. He served as the 2023 FURMAN UNIVERSITY ATHLETICS and has Jersey no #20. For now (as of March 2023), Jalen Slawson is involved in NCAA- National Collegiate Athletic Association and is pursuing his education side-by-side. He is making a name and fame in the industry because of his athletic enthusiasm and stamina. We wish him luck for his future and career ahead.


  • Jalen’s roommate as well as his teammate’s name is Mike Bothwell. Both together started their career as freshmen at Furman.

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