House at the 2011 Ukrainian League All-Star Game
|No. 8 – Peja|
|Position||Shooting guard / Small forward|
January 4, 1978 |
|Listed height||6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)|
|Listed weight||210 lb (95 kg)|
|High school||Ellison (Killeen, Texas)|
|College||Dixie State (1997–1999)
Southern Utah (1999–2001)
|NBA draft||2001 / Undrafted|
|2001–2002||North Charleston Lowgators|
|Career highlights and awards|
High school and college career
House attended Ellison High School in his native Killeen, Texas. He played college basketball at Dixie State College of Utah, before transferring to Southern Utah University (SUU). He played two years with the Southern Utah Thunderbirds, averaging 16.4 points, 5.9 rebounds and 3.2 steals per game.
As a junior, he led SUU in scoring (14.8 ppg) and rebounding (5.9 rpg). As a senior, he started all 31 games and led the team in scoring 15 times, averaging 17.8 points per game.
After graduation from college, House spent the 2001–02 season with North Charleston Lowgators of the NBA Development League (NBDL), where he was named the league's Rookie of the Year. He averaged 13.4 ppg and 4.5 rpg in 56 starts in helping lead the club to an NBDL-best 36–20 regular season mark and a berth in the NBDL Finals. Later in 2002, he also played for the Adirondack Wildcats of the United States Basketball League (USBL).
In the 2002–03 season, House began his overseas career, signing for ex-European champions Partizan from Serbia. He scored a Euroleague career-high 39 points in a game against Cibona on November 27, 2003. He also led the 2003–04 Euroleague in steals with 3.3 per game.
After two years in Spain, House moved to Russia and played for Lokomotiv Rostov in the 2008–09 season. In November 2009, he signed with the Ukrainian team Azovmash for the 2009–10 season. In the next summer, he extended his contract for another one, the 2010–11 season. House signed with Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk for the 2011–12 season, but was released after few games due to injury problems.
In November 2012, he was acquired by the Texas Legends.
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