Corey Benjamin

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Corey Benjamin
No. 25
Guard
Personal information
Born (1978-02-24) February 24, 1978 (age 36)
Compton, California
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Listed weight 200 lb (91 kg)
Career information
High school Fontana (Fontana, California)
College Oregon State (1996–1998)
NBA draft 1998 / Round: 1 / Pick: 28th overall
Selected by the Chicago Bulls
Pro career 1998–2008
Career history
19982001 Chicago Bulls
2001–2002 Sutor Montegranaro (Italy)
2001–2002 Southern California Surf (ABA)
2003 Atlanta Hawks
2002–2003 North Charleston Lowgators
2003–2004 Chalonnais (France)
2003–2004 Xinjiang Flying Tigers (China)
2005–2006 Guaros de Lara (Venezuela)
2006 Conquistadores de Guaynabo
(Puerto Rico)
2006–2007 Benfica (Portugal)
2007–2008 Daegu Orions (Korea)
Career statistics
Points 835 (5.5 ppg)
Rebounds 259 (1.7 rpg)
Assists 143 (0.9 apg)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Corey Dwight Benjamin (born February 24, 1978) is an American former professional basketball player who played in the NBA from 1998 to 2003. He graduated from Fontana High School[1] in Fontana, California, then played college basketball for Oregon State University, and was selected by the Chicago Bulls in the first round (28th overall) of the 1998 NBA Draft. He stayed with the Bulls for 3 seasons, and in the 2002-03 season he signed temporary contracts to play for the Atlanta Hawks.

He later played for Benfica in Portugal.[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.basketball-reference.com/players/b/benjaco01.html
  2. ^ L C B - Liga dos Clubes de Basquetebol
  3. ^ [1]

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