Julian Hammond

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Julian Hammond (born May 27, 1943 in Chicago) is an American former professional basketball player.

A 6'5" forward, Hammond played at the University of Tulsa during the mid-1960s. He was among the first group of black basketball players at Tulsa.[1] During the 1965-66 season, he led the NCAA in field goal percentage by making 65.9 percent of his shot attempts.[2]

From 1967 to 1972, Hammond played in the American Basketball Association as a member of the Denver Rockets. He averaged 10.8 points and 6.2 rebounds per game.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jimmie Trammel. "Battling for more than rebounds". Knight Ridder Tribune Business News. April 3, 2006.
  2. ^ NCAA Basketball: The Official 2001 Men's Basketball Record Book . Triumph Books, 2000. 17.
  3. ^ Julian Hammond statistics. basketball-reference.com. Retrieved on September 18, 2009.