|Hill made his Badgers debut against North Dakota on Nov. 19, 2013.
Jordan Hill returns for his sophomore campaign looking to challenge for minutes in the Badgers' crowded backcourt. The Pasadena, California native appeared in seven games as a freshman in 2013-14, but was a valuable member of the UW scout team often serving as the opponent's lead guard. An under-recruited prep who attended Exeter Academy (N.H.) after high school, Hill caught the attention of the UW coaches with his hard-working pedigree and tenacity on defense.
Appeared in 11 games ... grabbed a rebound in NCAA tournament debut vs. American (March 20) ... scored four points against Minnesota (March 14) in the Big Ten tournament, draining his first career 3-point field goal ... finished 1-for-2 (.500) from the free throw stripe against Illinois (Jan. 8) ... made Big Ten debut on the road against Northwestern (Jan. 2) ... scored his first career point against Milwaukee (Dec. 11), finishing with two points in four minutes of action ... grabbed a rebound in his Badgers debut against North Dakota (Nov. 19).
Led Exeter Academy (N.H.) to its first-ever NEPSAC Class A championship, averaging 7.5 points, 8.0 assists and 4.0 rebounds per game ... graduated from LaSalle High School in Pasadena, Calif. in May earning first-team all-Del Rey League honors as a senior ... posted per game averages of 15.5 points, 7.0 rebounds, 4.0 assists, 2.0 blocks and 2.0 steals and was a second-team All-California Interscholastic Federation honoree
Born in West Hills, Calif. ... parents are Dawn Harris, Melvin Hill and Chatra Hill ... has three brothers, Josh, David and Adam, and two sisters, Mycah and Erin ... uncle, Anthony Harris, played football at Cal State Northridge ... enjoys music, photography and fashion ... majoring in kinesiology