K. C. Rivers

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K.C. Rivers
K.C.Rivers BCKhimki.JPG
No. 23 – Reno Bighorns
Position Shooting guard
League NBA D-League
Personal information
Born 03/01/1987 (age 27)
Charlotte, North Carolina
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Listed weight 220 lb (100 kg)
Career information
High school Oak Hill Academy
(Mouth of Wilson, Virginia)
College Clemson (2005–2009)
NBA draft 2009 / Undrafted
Pro playing career 2009–present
Career history
2009 AB Latina
2009–2010 Benetton Treviso
2010–2011 Chorale Roanne
2011 Virtus Bologna
2011–2012 Lokomotiv Kuban
2012–2013 Khimki
2013–present Reno Bighorns
Career highlights and awards
  • Second team All-ACC (2008) Honorable Mention ACC (2009)

Kelvin Creswell "K.C." Rivers (born March 1, 1987) is an American professional basketball player. He is the nephew of former NBA player Byron Dinkins. He is married to Courtney Graves.

High school and college career[edit]

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.

He played college basketball at Clemson University seeing action in 102 games while starting 55 of those games. Rivers averaged 14.2 points and grabbed 6 rebounds a game in his four years at Clemson.

Professional career[edit]

In 2009–10, Rivers played professionally for Associazione Basket Latina and Benetton Treviso in Italy. While with A.B. Latina Rivers averaged 24.5 points and 5.7 rebonds. While with Benetton Treviso he averaged 12.3 points and 4.3 rebonds. In 2010, he signed with Chorale Roanne of France. In January 2011, he moved to Virtus Bologna of Italy. In July 2011, he signed with BC Lokomotiv–Kuban Krasnodar of Russia.[1] In May 2012, he signed a two-year deal with BC Khimki.[2]

In November 2013, he was acquired by the Reno Bighorns.[3]

Euroleague 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  PIR  Performance Index Rating
 Bold  Career high
Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG PIR
2012–13 Khimki 24 17 26.3 .445 .364 .533 2.7 1.5 .8 .1 9.6 7.5
Career 24 17 26.3 .445 .364 .533 2.7 1.5 .8 .1 9.6 7.5

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