Herbert Hill (basketball)

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Herbert Hill
No. 8 – Gigantes de Guayana
Position Power forward / Center
League LPB
Personal information
Born (1984-10-01) October 1, 1984 (age 30)
Ulm, Germany
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)
Listed weight 240 lb (109 kg)
Career information
High school Kinston (Kinston, North Carolina)
College Providence (2003–2007)
NBA draft 2007 / Round: 2 / Pick: 55th overall
Selected by the Utah Jazz
Pro career 2007–present
Career history
2008–2009 Bakersfield Jam
2008–2009 Tulsa 66ers
2009–2010 Goyang Orions
2010–2012 Incheon Elephants
2013 Barangay Ginebra San Miguel
2013 Wonju Dongbu Promy
2013–2014 Seoul Samsung Thunders
2014 Caciques de Humacao
2014–2015 Al Muharraq
2015 Champville SC
2015–present Gigantes de Guayana
Stats at NBA.com

Herbert Hill (born October 1, 1984) is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for Gigantes de Guayana of the Liga Profesional de Baloncesto (LPB).

Hill attended Providence College. He stands 6 feet 10 inches (2.08 m) and weighs 240 pounds (110 kg). In 2007, Hill became the third Friar to lead the Big East Conference in scoring, following Eric Murdock and Ryan Gomes.[1] Hill was drafted in the second round, 55th overall, by the Utah Jazz in the 2007 NBA Draft,[2] and subsequently traded to the Philadelphia 76ers.[3] However, as of May 2014, he has never played in the NBA.

On December 17, 2014, Hill signed with Al Muharraq of Bahrain.[4] On March 3, 2015, he signed with Champville SC of the Lebanese Basketball League.[5] In April 2015, he signed with Gigantes de Guayana of Venezuela.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Herbert Hill Selected in the Second Round of the PBA DRAFT By The Kangkong team.". Providence College. 2007-06-29. Retrieved 2010-03-25. 
  2. ^ McNamara, Kevin (2007-06-29). "Orange's Nichols, Hill of PC go in 2nd round". The Providence Journal. Retrieved 2010-03-25. 
  3. ^ Hamilton, Linda (2007-06-29). "Utah deals 2nd pick to Philly for Fesenko". Deseret News. Retrieved 2010-03-25. 
  4. ^ "Herbert Hill (ex Humacao) agreed terms with Muharraq !!". Eurobasket.com. December 17, 2014. Retrieved March 20, 2015. 
  5. ^ "Herbert Hill signs with Champville". Court-side.com. March 3, 2015. Retrieved March 20, 2015. 
  6. ^ "Herbert Hill (ex Champville) is a newcomer at Gigantes". Eurobasket.com. April 4, 2015. Retrieved April 4, 2015. 

External links[edit]

  • Career statistics and player information from NBA.com