​Jaguar Basketball

The San Jose City College Men's Basketball program focuses on developing outstanding young men, high-performing students, and skilled basketball players. With a rich history of tradition and success, the SJCC Men's Basketball program strives for development on and off the court, with an emphasis on a high graduation rate. We prepare our  student-athletes for the next level and for future life experiences.

Please contact Head Basketball Coach, Percy Carr by sending an email to or call the office phone at (408) 288-3739.



Percy Carr, Head Basketball Coach


Percy Carr is entering his 41st year as Head Basketball Coach for the Jaguars. With over 800 career wins Coach Carr holds the record for the most wins in California community college history. In Coach Carr’s tenure, the Jaguars have gone to the playoffs 33 of 37 years. He has guided 8 different Jaguar teams to the State Championships, claimed 12 Conference Championships, and has produced 17 first team all-state players. In 1989, Coach Carr was honored as Santa Clara County
Coach of the Year. In 1994, Percy was honored as the Sacramento Kings Northern California Coach of the Year. In March 1998, he was inducted to the California Community College Basketball Coaches Association’s Hall of Fame and was ranked 6th junior college coach in the USA by Basketball Times in, August 1998. In September 2000, Coach Carr was honored by the 100 Black Men of the Silicon Valley Organization as the Educator of the Year.

Percy Carr has been involved in coaching California basketball for more than 40 years. After graduating from Fresno State with bachelor and master degrees in Physical Education, Coach Carr began his teaching and coaching career at his alma mater Tulare High School. He soon moved to Edison High School where as head coach his teams compiled an 88-22 record including 3 championships. Because of Edison’s great success and Coach Carr’s commitment to the community, Percy Carr was honored as Fresno Coach of the Year.

After his years at Edison,  Coach Carr accepted a position at Stanford. The Cardinal defeated both USC and eventual NCAA champion UCLA on the same weekend; a feat not accomplished in more than ten years by any Pac-10 team. With his success at Stanford and Edison High School, Coach Carr accepted the head basketball coaching position at San Jose City College.

With over 800 wins and 24 winning seasons (including 32 wins in 1996-97 & 2000-01, 31 wins in 1997-98, and 30 wins in 1993-94), Coach Carr is one of the most respected coaches in the country. His record for wins is notable, but his dedication to the students and to the college is equally outstanding. Coach Carr is the architect of the Creative Athlete Retention Response (CARR) program offered at San Jose City College which offers athletic/academic advising to San Jose City College’s athletes. The program is the only one of its kind for athletes involved in
sports at community colleges in California.


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Basketball Camp

SJCC Speed City Boys Basketball Skills Development Camps proudly enters its 25th year as one of the premier basketball skills development camps in the South Bay.  Our goal is to give each athlete as much time and attention on the court as they can handle.  We also want them to leave this experience with a new mindset about skill development training. We equip each athlete with the techniques necessary to continue their development training beyond the conclusion of our camps.

SJCC Speed City Boys Basketball Skills Development Camps emphasize the importance of building a solid foundation of fundamental skills from which basketball excellence can be further developed. The outstanding Men’s Basketball staff at SJCC excels in teaching athletes the fundamentals for basketball in a positive and enthusiastic environment. Each day the staff uses a progression of drills, games, and competitions designed to provide maximum opportunity for individual skill development and an increase in the athlete’s basketball knowledge and confidence.

The 25th annual Speed City Basketball Skills Development Camp is sponsored by the San Jose City College Men’s Basketball Office and directed by Percy Carr,  – Head Basketball Coach. The SJCC experience will provide a wholesome atmosphere where each athlete receives expert instruction in basketball activities as well as individual character development. Our Camp is carefully designed to inspire self-confidence through achievement. We will motivate athletes to improve their talent and abilities.  Areas covered include:

  • Footwork

  • Ball handling

  • Penetrating moves

  • Finishing at the rim

  • Shooting clinics

  • Passing & receiving

  • Defense mindset

  • Developing an Attack mentality

  • Rebounding

Full Day Sessions:


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​Contact Us

Percy Carr

Head Basketball Coach

(408) 288-3739

Basketball Schedule

You can download your 2016-2017 Men's Basketball Schedule here!

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