|No. 45 – Beşiktaş|
|League||Turkish Basketball League
June 29, 1989 |
Aberdeen, South Dakota
|Listed height||7 ft 0 in (2.13 m)|
|Listed weight||255 lb (116 kg)|
|High school||Yankton (Yankton, South Dakota)|
Colorado State (2012–2013)
|NBA draft||2013 / Round: 2 / Pick: 53rd overall|
|Selected by the Indiana Pacers|
|Pro playing career||2013–present|
|Career highlights and awards|
Iverson, a 7'0" center, attended Yankton High School in Yankton, South Dakota and originally chose to play basketball at the University of Minnesota for coach Tubby Smith. At Minnesota, Iverson served as a key role player, averaging 5.3 points and 4.3 rebounds per game.
Following his junior year in 2010–11 and seeking more playing time, Iverson decided to transfer to another program for his final season of eligibility, ultimately deciding on Colorado State. At CSU, Iverson became the focal point of the offense, leading the team in scoring (14.2 points per game) and rebounding (9.8 per game). At the close of the season, Iverson was named first team All-Mountain West and an honorable mention All-American by the Associated Press.
- "Colton Iverson Stats, News, Videos, Highlights, Pictures, Bio". ESPN.com. Retrieved May 8, 2013.
- Rayno, Amelia (March 7, 2013). "Colton Iverson: "I felt I had a lot more to offer a program."". StarTribune.com. Retrieved May 8, 2013.
- "CSU's Iverson earns honorable mention All-America nod". KKTV.com. April 1, 2013. Retrieved May 8, 2013.
- Celtics Acquire Olynyk, Iverson
- (Turkish) Colton Iverson ve Gökhan Şirin Beşiktaş'ta