Bernard Toone

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Bernard Toone
No. 3
Power forward
Personal information
Born (1956-07-14) July 14, 1956 (age 58)
Yonkers, New York
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)
Listed weight 210 lb (95 kg)
Career information
High school Gorton (Yonkers, New York)
College Marquette (1975–1979)
NBA draft 1979 / Round: 2 / Pick: 37th overall
Selected by the Philadelphia 76ers
Pro career 1979–1983
Career history
1979–1980 Philadelphia 76ers
1980–1981 Latte Matese Caserta (Italy)
1982–1983 Gaiteros del Zulia (Venezuela)
Career highlights and awards
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Bernard Toone (born July 14, 1956) is a retired American basketball player born in Yonkers, New York.

Toone played collegiately at Marquette University, where as a sophomore reserve he was a member of the Warriors' 1977 National Championship team in Hall of Fame coach Al McGuire's final season. As a senior, Toone averaged 18.7 points and 6.7 rebounds per game and was named a fourth team All-American by the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC).[1]

After his college eligibility was over, Toone was drafted in the second round of the 1979 NBA Draft by the Philadelphia 76ers. Toone's NBA career lasted only one season, as he averaged 2.4 points and 1.5 rebounds per game in a reserve role for the 76ers in 1979–80.[2]

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