Jay attended Duke University.
Jay was selected second overall by the Chicago Bulls in the 2002 NBA Draft.
Jay played basketball, soccer, and volleyball while in high school.
Jay attended St. Joseph High School in Metuchen, New Jersey.
Jay nearly lost his life on June 19, 2003 after crashing his new Yamaha YZF-R6 into a pole at the intersection of Fletcher and Honore in Chicago, Illinois. He ended up injuring his main nerve in his leg, fractured his pelvis and tore three ligaments in his left knee including the ACL.
Jay's nickname in high school was Jay Dubs.