Meet The Spartans - Rickey Mitchell Jr.


SAN JOSE, Calif.—Day three of meeting the young men who are joining the San José State men’s basketball program this fall. Today, meet Rickey Mitchell, a 6-4 guard from Aurora, Colo.

Rickey Mitchell Jr., 6-4, G, Aurora, Colo./Smoky Hill HS

Led Class 6A in scorning in Colorado at 26 points per game

Team finished 20-6 for the 2022-23 season

Scored 40 points in a win over Valor Christian

Denver Post All-Colorado boy’s basketball team 

Coach Tim Miles on Rickey

“Rickey comes from a great family. He has the makings of an excellent playmaking guard with strong decision-making skills and a strong basketball IQ.  His strengths will help him be an early contributor to our team.”