Who Is Jalen Hill From Florida?
Jalen Demetrius Hill was born in Tampa, Florida, in 1999. Hill played high school basketball while attending Centennial High School in Corona, California. Before the 2017–18 season, the athlete, a power forward, joined the UCLA Bruins.
He was listed as the 73rd-best recruit overall by 247Sports.com for the class of 2017, 17th as a power forward, and the 9th-best basketball talent in California. He received a composite score from them of 0.9726 as well.
Hill announced his decision to retire from basketball in a lengthy Instagram video he shared with followers. He retired from the sport in the middle of the 2020–21 season after leaving the UCLA men's basketball team for personal reasons.