University of Miami Athletics

Jakai Robinson






208 lbs.


Redshirt Sophomore


Ossining, N.Y.

High School

Rock Creek Christian Academy (Md.)





Jakai Robinson - Men's Basketball - University of Miami Athletics

2023-24 (Sophomore):

  • Appeared in 17 contests for the Hurricanes, averaging 7.2 minutes per game
  • Tied his career high in scoring with three points against Boston College (3/12/24) in the ACC Tournament
  • Hauled in a career-high three rebounds against LIU (12/6/24)
  • Played a season-high 15 minutes at North Carolina (2/26/24)
2022-23 (Redshirt Freshman)
  • Appeared in seven contests, totaling four points, two rebounds, and one assist
  • Notched an assist versus Florida A&M (11/15) in his debut
  • Made his first-career field-goal attempt for his first collegiate points, as well as blocked his first shot, at Florida State (1/24)
  • Played in the Final Four against No. 10/12 Connecticut (4/1), making his first two free-throw attempts and grabbing his first two boards, both on the offensive end, as a collegian.
2021-22 (Freshman)
  • Did not compete, redshirted to retain eligibility
High School
  • Graduated from Rock Creek Christian Academy (Md.)
  • Consensus four-star, top-100 prospect
    • Labeled the third-best recruit in Maryland by 247Sports and Rivals, as well as fourth-best by ESPN
    • Ranked No. 81 nationally, including No. 15 at the small forward spot, by 247Sports
    • Tabbed No. 85 overall and No. 20 at his position by ESPN
    • Listed as the No. 96 recruit, including No. 19 among small forwards, by Rivals
    • Finished No. 84 overall in the 247Sports Composite rankings
  • Averaged 19.0 points and 8.0 rebounds per game as a senior
  • Capital Beltway League Player of the Year and scoring leader as a sophomore and junior
  • Named to The Washington PostThird Team All-Met as a junior after averaging 20.0 points, 7.0 rebounds and 3.0 assists per game and helping his team to a 24-7 record
  • Played for Team Takeover on the AAU circuit and helped his team reach the 2019 Nike EYBL Peach Jam U16 title game, scoring 28 points in a double-overtime loss
  • Full name is Jakai Nigel Robinson
  • First name is pronounced Juh-KYE
  • Born April 29, 2002
  • Parents are Sheldon Sealy and Junice Robinson
  • Has an older sister, Jasmine Mason, a younger sister, Jordyn Robinson, and a younger brother, Michael Sealy
  • Majoring in sociology with a minor in sport administration