Born June 29, 1927 Jake Bornheimer played in the NBA mainly as a Forward/Centre during their playing career, season(s): 1949-1950. Jacob "Jake" Bornheimer was an American professional basketball player. Born in New Brunswick, New Jersey, Bornheimer played collegiately for the Muhlenberg College. He played for the Philadelphia Warriors in the NBA for 75 games. His older brother, Bill, played basketball at Georgetown, from 1940 to 1942.