Jay Force was an all-state basketball player in 1958 from West Orange (NJ) High School, and accepted a scholarship offer to attend Georgetown, joining the likes of Paul Tagliabue, Bob Sharpenter, Jim Carrino, and six others in one of the largest recruiting classes in the program's history.

A 6-0 reserve guard, Force played in 46 games over his college career, averaging 2.4 points per game. Following graduation in 1962, he began a long career as an insurance agent in northern New Jersey.

Jay Force died in 2014 at the age of 73.

Season

GP

GS

Min

FG

FGA

%

3FG

3GA

%

FT

FTA

%

Off

Reb

Avg

PF

Ast

Blk

Stl

Pts

Avg

1959-60 11 3 13 23.0 3 4 75.0 9 0.8
1960-61 16 15 40 37.5 21 27 77.7 51 3.8
1961-62 18 12 39 30.7 26 36 72.2 50 2.8
Totals 46 30 92 32.0 50 67 74.6 110 2.4