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Amari Bailey

  • As of April 9, 2022.

USA Basketball Experience

  • Gold Medal: 2019 FIBA Americas U16 Championship
  • Member of the 2022 USA Nike Hoop Summit Team that defeated the World Select Team 102-80 in the 23rd Nike Hoop Summit; started and finished with 10 points, five rebounds and a game-high four assists.
  • Took part in the 2019 USA Basketball Men's Junior National Team July minicamp.
  • Member of the 2019 USA U16 National Team that compiled a 6-0 record en route to the gold medal in Belém, Brazil; started all six games and averaged 13.2 ppg., 4.2 rpg. and 3.0 apg.
  • Participated in the 2019 USA Junior National Team April minicamp at the men’s Final Four in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

College Notes

  • Will attend and compete for UCLA in 2022-23.

High School Honors

  • 2022 Naismith National High School Boys Basketball All-America third team.
  • 2022 McDonald’s High School All-American; had 10 points and six rebounds for the West team in the annual McDonald’s All-American Boys Basketball Game.
  • Competed in the 2022 Jordan Brand Classic.
  • 2019 MaxPreps Freshman All-America honorable mention.
  • 2019 USA Today All-USA third team.

High School Notes

  • Attends Sierra Canyon High School (Calif.).
  • Helped Sierra Canyon in 2021-22 advance to the CIF SoCal Open Division championship game.
  • As a freshman in 2018-19, averaged 5.1 ppg., 3.2 apg. and 3.1 rpg. in helping Sierra Canyon to a 32-3 record and the 2019 CIF Open Division state championship.
  • Competes in the summer for Mac Irvin Fire.

Personal Notes

  • Hails from Los Angeles, California.
  • Son of Johanna Edelburg and Aaron Bailey; has three older brothers, Aaron, Mike and Ashley, and three younger sisters, Savanna, Alana and Aaliyah.
  • Father played football at Louisville and for the Indianapolis Colts.
  • Has played basketball for as long as he can remember.
  • When away from the court, enjoys watching cartoons, and film on his favorite players and spending time with his family.
  • Favorite movies include “The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie” and “Dumb and Dumber.”
  • Favorite player is D’angelo Russel due to the pace at which he plays with his size.
  • Favorite class: Yoga.
  • Favorite pregame meal: chicken al fredo.
  • Draws inspiration from wanting to be the greatest of all time.
  • If he could play any sport professionally other than basketball, it would be baseball.
  • Instagram: amari__bailey
  • Had never traveled outside the United States prior to the USA U16 trip to Brazil.

USA Basketball Statistics

2022 HSUM 1/1 22/22.0 5-11 .455 0-0 .--- 0-2 .000 5/5.0 10/10.0 4 1 0 1
2019 U16 6/6 128/21.3 28- 73 .384 5- 16 .313 18- 20 .900 25/ 4.2 79/ 13.2 18 19 2 7
TOTALS 7/7 150/21.4 33-84 .393 5-16 .313 18-22 .818 30/4.3 89/12.7 22 20 2 8

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