K. C. Rivers
|No. 4 – Real Madrid|
March 1, 1987 |
Charlotte, North Carolina
|Listed height||6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)|
|Listed weight||213 lb (97 kg)|
|High school||Oak Hill Academy
(Mouth of Wilson, Virginia)
|NBA draft||2009 / Undrafted|
|Career highlights and awards|
Kelvin Creswell "K.C." Rivers (born March 1, 1987) is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for Real Madrid of the Liga ACB. He is the nephew of former NBA player Byron Dinkins. He is married to Courtney Graves and has one child Maiyah.
High school and college career
Rivers attended high school at Oak Hill Academy in Virginia. While there he helped his team capture two USA Today national high school basketball championships. In those two years his team's record was a combined 72-2. He holds Oak Hill's record for three-point goals in a game with 15.
Rivers went undrafted in the 2009 NBA draft. In August 2009, he signed with AB Latina of the Italian Legadue Basket. In 10 games with Latina he averaged 24.5 points and 5.7 rebonds per game, and in December 2009 he signed with Benetton Treviso of the Lega Basket Serie A for the remainder of the season.
On July 29, 2011, he signed a one-year deal with Lokomotiv Kuban of Russia. On May 30, 2012, he signed a two-year deal with another Russian team BC Khimki. In July 2013, he parted ways with Khimki.
Euroleague career statistics
|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||PIR||Performance Index Rating|
Note: The Euroleague is not the only competition in which the player participated for the team during the season, he also played in domestic competition.
- K. C. Rivers at acb.com (Spanish)
- K. C. Rivers at draftexpress.com
- K. C. Rivers at eurobasket.com
- K. C. Rivers at euroleague.net
- K. C. Rivers at lnb.fr