Long, athletic forward with wealth of potential ... Sat out 2013-14 season as redshirt behind big men Cory Jefferson, Isaiah Austin and Rico Gathers ... Top-100 national recruit, member of Bears' 2013 signing class that was ranked No. 13 nationally by ESPN.com.
2013-14 (TRUE FRESHMAN) Sat out first season at Baylor, redshirted to retain eligibility ... Practiced against NBA-caliber big men in Cory Jefferson, Isaiah Austin and Rico Gathers.
HIGH SCHOOL Played for head coach David Green at Houston's North Shore High School ... Helped team to 30-5 record as senior in 2012-13 and 32-4 mark in 2011-12 junior season, winning back-to-back 5A District 21 championships ... Earned 2013 TABC Class 5A All-State honors after averaging 17.3 points and 10.9 rebounds per game as senior ... Named District 21 MVP in both junior and senior seasons ... Three-time first-team All-District 21 honoree ... Selected to 2013 TABC All-Star Game ... Posted 18 points and career-best 20 rebounds in 63-59 win vs. Spring ... Had career-high 33 points and 13 rebounds in 55-53 win over Fort Bend Hightower.
PERSONAL Full name is Johnathan Landus Motley ... Born May 4, 1995, in Houston ... Son of Willie Motley ... Engineering major.