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LaceDarius Dunn

LaceDarius Dunn
No. 24 –
Position Guard
League Polish Basketball League
Personal information
Born (1987-09-05) September 5, 1987 (age 26)
Monroe, Louisiana
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Listed weight 205 lb (93 kg)
Career information
High school Excelsior Christian School
(Monroe, Louisiana)
College Baylor (2007–2011)
NBA draft 2011 / Undrafted
Pro playing career 2011–present
Career history
2011–2012 Bnei HaSharon
2012–2013 S.L. Benfica
2013–present AZS Koszalin
Career highlights and awards

LaceDarius Dunn (born September 5, 1987) is an American basketball guard with AZS Koszalin in Poland.

In college basketball, he played for the Baylor Bears men's basketball team. As a junior in 2009–2010, Dunn was an honorable mention to the All-American team and named to the second team All Big 12 team after scoring 19.6 points per game over 36 games.[1]

College career

Professional speculation

On April 15, 2010, Dunn ended speculation that he would forgo his senior season at Baylor University and enter the 2010 NBA Draft by announcing his return for the 2010–2011 season.[2] As of April 2010, Dunn was speculated to be a second round pick in the 2011 NBA Draft.[3] He ended up being the Big 12 All Time Scoring Leader.[4]

Arrest and suspension

On October 5, 2010, Dunn was indefinitely suspended from the Baylor Bears men's basketball team after he was arrested for aggravated assault of his girlfriend in Waco, but charges were dropped after the victim refused to press charges.[5]

Pro career

In July 2011 he signed with Bnei HaSharon in Israel for one season.[6] In September 2012, LaceDarius signed with S.L. Benfica in Portugal[7] At Benfica, he won the League as a key player in the team, being named Player of the Year, Newcomer of the Year, Most Improved Player of the Year, Import Player of the Year and also named on the First Team by Eurobasket.com.[8]

See also

References

External links

  • Official Baylor profile
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