Marcus Jordan Height, Age, Net Worth

Quick Info Marcus Jordan :

NameMarcus James Jordan
NickNameMarcus Jordan
Date of BirthDecember 24, 1990
Age (2024)34 Years
NationalityUnited States
HomeTownChicago, IL
Height6ft 3in
Weight185 lb (84 kg)
ProfessionAmerican former college basketball player
EducationLoyola Academy (Wilmette, Illinois); Whitney Young (Chicago, Illinois)
SpouseLarsa Pippen
ParentsMichael Jordan, Juanita Vanoy
Net Worth10-11 Million USD

Who is Marcus Jordan ?

Marcus James Jordan, born on December 24, 1990, is an American figure widely recognized for his association with basketball, notably as a former collegiate player for the UCF Knights men’s basketball team. As the second eldest child of basketball legend Michael Jordan and Juanita Vanoy, Marcus was immersed in the world of sports from an early age. Hailing from Highland Park, Illinois, Marcus Jordan’s journey encompasses both triumphs on the court and challenges off it, shaping his multifaceted persona.

Marcus Jordan
Marcus Jordan

Beyond the basketball court, Marcus has navigated a path marked by personal endeavors and occasional controversies. His ventures include the establishment of the upscale sneaker boutique “Trophy Room,” situated in the vibrant retail landscape of Disney Springs at Walt Disney World Resort. However, Marcus’s life hasn’t been devoid of scrutiny, as highlighted by incidents such as a high-profile investigation stemming from his tweets and an arrest following a drunken altercation.

Despite the tumultuous moments, Marcus Jordan’s basketball prowess remains a focal point. His high school career saw him excel at Whitney Young Magnet High School, leading the team to a state championship victory in 2009. Transitioning to collegiate play at the University of Central Florida, Marcus carved a niche for himself, displaying a dedication that even influenced sponsorship dynamics within the sports industry.

Facts about Marcus Jordan :

  • Marcus James Jordan was born on December 24, 1990.
  • He is the son of basketball legend Michael Jordan and Juanita Vanoy.
  • He has an older brother Jeffrey, a younger sister Jasmine, and twin half-sisters Ysabel and Victoria.
  • He dated Larsa Pippen in 2022, but they split in March 2024.
  • He grew up in Highland Park, Illinois.
  • He initially played high school basketball with his brother at Loyola Academy.
  • He transferred to Whitney Young Magnet High School in Chicago for his junior and senior years.
  • He led Whitney Young to the Illinois 4A Championship in 2009.
  • He was named the state tournament’s most valuable player in 2009.
  • Ranked 60th best high school senior shooting guard by ESPNU in 2009.
Marcus Jordan
Marcus Jordan
  • Played college basketball at the University of Central Florida (UCF).
  • Caused UCF’s sponsorship deal with Adidas to end by insisting on wearing Nike Air Jordans.
  • Averaged 8.0 points per game in his freshman year.
  • Scored a career-high 28 points in the opening game of his sophomore year.
  • Had a team-high 18 points in an upset win over Florida during his sophomore year.
  • Left the UCF basketball team in August 2012.
  • Graduated from UCF in 2013 with a degree in hospitality management.
  • Opened a high-end sneaker store named “Trophy Room” in 2016 (later transitioned online).
  • Appeared as a contestant on the second season of Peacock’s “The Traitors” in 2023.
  • Gained notoriety for a tweet about spending $50,000 at Las Vegas nightclubs while underage.

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