Isaiah Briscoe Bio: Net Worth, NBA, Education & Family

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Isaiah Briscoe is a professional American basketball player who last played for the Iowa Wolves of the NBA G League.

If there ever was a man who symbolized the quote “Never give up,” he is the one and only Isaiah Briscoe.

He is one of the few players that managed to play in the National Basketball Association (NBA) despite getting undrafted.

In fact, when most players give up and lose hope, Isaiah picked himself up and worked towards achieving his dreams of playing in the NBA.

So, which franchise did he play for? Is he still playing there? What is Briscoe doing now?

Isaiah Shooting
Isaiah Shooting (Source: Instagram)

Well, that’s what we are here for, folks. In this article, not only will all your queries be answered, but you will also learn new things about Isaiah.

So, without further ado, let’s get started with some quick facts.

Quick Facts

Full Name Isaiah Jamal Briscoe
Birth Date April 13, 1966
Birth Place Newark, New Jersey, USA
Nick Name Not Available
Religion Christian
Nationality American
Ethnicity African-American
Education
  •  Roselle Catholic High School 
  • University of Kentucky
Horoscope Aries
Father’s Name George Briscoe
Mother’s Name Henrietta Briscoe
Siblings Iesha Briscoe, Iasia Briscoe, George Briscoe Jr.
Age 28 Years Old
Height 6 feet 3 inches/1.91 m/191 cm
Weight 215 lb (98 kg)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black
Build Athletic
Married No
Girlfriend Not In A Relationship
Children Not Yet 
Profession Basketball Player
Position Point Guard
Team
  • BC Kalev/Cramo (2017–2018)
  • Orlando Magic (2018–2019)
  • Lakeland Magic (2018)
  • ratiopharm Ulm (2019–2020)
  • King Szczecin (2020)
  • Iowa Wolves (2021–2022)
Net Worth  $1 Million
Social Media Instagram, Twitter
Last Update May 2024

Early Life & Family

Isaiah Jamal Briscoe was born to his parents, George Briscoe and Henrietta Briscoe, on April 13, 1996, in Newark, New Jersey.

His father, George, was a former guard and Hall of Famer at Stockton State College. On the other hand, his mother was a housewife.

Moving onto his siblings, Isaiah has two sisters, Iesha Briscoe and Iasia Herningway Briscoe, and a brother, George Briscoe Jr.

His sister, Iasia, was also a basketball player at Syracuse University.

However, his family’s relationship with basketball does not end there, as his cousin, Kyrie Irving, is an eight-time NBA All-Star and the 2016 NBA Champion.

Age, Height & Weight

Having been born in 1996, Isaiah is currently 28 years old

Hence, his birth sign is Aries; who are direct in their approach and often frustrated by unnecessary nuances.

Moving on, Isaiah stands at 6 feet 3 inches (1.91 m) and weighs 215 lb (98 kg).

Besides, he plays as a point guard, which requires excellent ball-handling and finding open teammates.

Education

Briscoe attended various schools throughout his early years. However, he gained his reputation while playing for Roselle Catholic High School.

During his time at Roselle, Isaiah led the team to consecutive state titles in 2014 and 2015. Furthermore, as a senior, he averaged 21 points, three assists, and five rebounds per game.

And if that wasn’t enough, Briscoe was ranked as the no.1 point guard in the class of 2015 by Rivals.com.

As a result, many top colleges were interested in him. Ultimately, the University of Kentucky won the race as they offered him the best opportunity.

College Stats

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2015-2016 Kentucky 34 33 32.2 .439 .135 .460 5.3 3.1 1.0 .1 9.6
2016-2017 Kentucky 36 36 30.4 .470 .288 .635 5.4 4.2 .8 .2 12.1
Career 70 69 31.3 .455 .229 .555 5.4 3.7 .9 .2 10.9

Professional Career

Isaiah last played for the Iowa Wolves of the G League in 2022. Before that, he played for King Szczecin of the PLK in 2020. 

There he just played three games for the team due to the COVID-19 outbreak. 

During the 2019-20 season, Briscoe played for the Ratiopharm Ulm in Basketball Bundesliga. It is one of the highest levels of league basketball in Germany.

When it comes to his professional debut, Isaiah started his career with the Estonian club Kalev/Cramo as he went undrafted in the 2017 NBA Draft.

However, before signing for Kalev, he did appear for the Philadelphia 76ers in the 2017 NBA Summer League.

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Isaiah Briscoe Playing In College (Source: Twitter)

Aside from that, Isaiah also signed a training camp contract with the Portland Trail Blazers.

Unfortunately, he could not impress the bosses at Trail Blazers and subsequently moved to Kalev.

During his one season with the franchise, Briscoe won the VTB United League Young Player of the Year award.

Besides, he averaged 18.5 points, 4.2 assists, 3.4 rebounds, and 1.6 steals in 26.7 minutes per game. Thus, having had a wonderful year in Estonia, Isaiah signed for the Orlando Magic in 2018.

Is Isaiah Briscoe Still In The NBA? 

On July 6, 2018, it was announced that Orlando Magic had signed previously undrafted point guard Isiah Briscoe.

As per the deal, Briscoe would take home $5.9 million throughout the four-year contract.

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Isaiah Briscoe On The Court (Source: Twitter)

On October 19, 2018, he participated in his first NBA game with the Magic.

He played against the Charlotte Hornets in an 88-120 loss, scoring 10 points and dished out three assists while coming off the bench.

Thereafter, he played in a total of 39 games during the 2018-19 season before the Orlando Magic waived him on April 4, 2019.

In those 39 games, Briscoe averaged 3.5 points, 2.2 assists, and 1.9 rebounds per game.

Salary & Net Worth

Talking about his salary, Isaiah signed a four-year $5.9 million contract with the Orlando Magic in 2018.

As per the contract, Briscoe would have earned $1.49 million on average for the deal duration.

However, the Magic decided to waive Isaiah in 2019. Subsequently, he signed for Ratiopharm Ulm, King Szczecin, and Iowa Wolves. 

But unfortunately, the details regarding the monetary side of his deal have not been made public.

Nonetheless, Briscoe reportedly has an estimated net worth of $1 million as of May 2024.

Since he has been playing professionally for more than five years, his net worth should not come as a surprise.

Net Worth Of Isaiah Briscoe In Different Currencies

Also, have a look at Isaiah Briscoe’s net worth in different currencies.

Currency Net Worth
Euro € 947,160
Pound Sterling £ 844,230
Australian Dollar AU$ 1,512,390
Canadian Dollar CA$ 1,379,915
Indian Rupee ₹ 81,968,550
BitCoin ฿ 46.12

Personal Life & Relationship

When it comes to Isaiah Briscoe’s love life, he belongs to the bachelors club. In addition, he is also not involved in any relationship at the moment.

Unlike most other basketball superstars who like to flash their money and beautiful partners, Isaiah is an introvert.

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Isaiah Briscoe Flexing (Source: Twitter)

Moreover, he likes to spend most of his time practicing. But, aside from that, he is also a keen fashion lover.

As age goes by, indeed, Briscoe will surely have someone by his side. If there will be any rumor or information regarding his love life in the future, we will surely update you guys about it.

Social Media Presence

Isaiah Briscoe is quite active on social media. You can follow him to get updates on his personal and professional life. 

Instagram: 204K Followers

Twitter: 32.1K Followers

Popularity Graph 

Basketball player Isaiah Briscoe is quite famous among the admirers of sports worldwide. 

Isaiah Briscoe Search Graph 2023
Isaiah Briscoe Search Graph 2023 (Source: Google Trend)

The line graph shows his popularity trend in the last 12 months. 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Where is Isaiah Briscoe from?

Isaiah Briscoe was born in Newark, a township in Union County, New Jersey, and is a proud American citizen.

Did Isaiah Briscoe play in the Crew League game?

Yes, Isaiah Briscoe played in the Crew League against Chris Brown's team.

What high school did Isaiah Briscoe go to?

Isaiah Briscoe attended Roselle Catholic High School.

Where is Isaiah Briscoe playing?

Isaiah Briscoe last played for the professional basketball team Iowa Wolves of the NBA G League. 

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