George Adams (basketball)

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George Adams
No. 12, 53
Forward/Guard
Personal information
Born (1949-05-15) May 15, 1949 (age 65)
Kings Mountain, North Carolina
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Listed weight 210 lb (95 kg)
Career information
College Gardner–Webb
NBA draft 1972 / Round: 3 / Pick: 46th overall
Selected by the Milwaukee Bucks
Pro playing career 1972–1975
Career history
Career highlights and awards
No notable achievements

George Adams (born May 15, 1949) is a retired American basketball player.

Born in Kings Mountain, North Carolina, he played collegiately for Gardner-Webb University in Boiling Springs, North Carolina.

Adams was selected by the Milwaukee Bucks in the third round (46th overall pick) of the 1972 NBA Draft.[1] He played in the ABA for the San Diego Conquistadors from 1972 to 1975. He was the first athlete to be inducted into Gardner Webb University Hall of Fame. On April 27, 2009 he was inducted into the Cleveland County(Shelby, NC) Hall of Fame.

ABA career statistics[edit]

Legend
  GP Games played   GS  Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FG%  Field goal percentage  3P%  3-point field goal percentage  FT%  Free throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game  Bold  Career high

Regular season[edit]

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
1972–73 San Diego 60 - 14.4 .490 .286 .783 3.4 1.1 - - 6.2
1973–74 San Diego 80 - 17.9 .500 .143 .757 4.3 1.6 .6 .3 7.3
1974–75 San Diego 75 - 21.4 .498 .333 .849 4.4 1.7 .6 .5 9.3
Career 215 - 18.2 .497 .235 .794 4.1 1.5 .6 .4 7.7

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