Ken Barlow (basketball)

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Ken Barlow
No. 8
Power forward / Small forward
Personal information
Born (1964-09-20) September 20, 1964 (age 50)
Indianapolis, Indiana
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)
Listed weight 220 lb (100 kg)
Career information
High school Cathedral (Indianapolis, Indiana)
College Notre Dame (1982–1986)
NBA draft 1986 / Round: 1 / Pick: 23rd overall
Selected by the Los Angeles Lakers
Pro career 1986–2002
Career history
1986–1987 Tracer Milano
1987–1990 Maccabi Tel Aviv
1990–1993 PAOK
1993–1994 Pfizer Reggio Calabria
1994 Benetton Treviso
1995–1996 Madigan Pistoia
1997–1999 Snai Montecatini
1999–2000 Banco di Sardegna Sassari
2000–2002 Mabo Livorno
Career highlights and awards

Kenneth Barlow (born September 20, 1964) is an American former professional basketball player.

Barlow graduated from University of Notre Dame in Notre Dame, Indiana.

Basketball career[edit]

Ken served as team captain his final two seasons while helping the Irish to two NCAA tournament berths (1985, 1986) and a runner-up finish at 1984 National Invitation Tournament (NIT).

After college, Ken was selected by the Los Angeles Lakers in the 1st round (23rd overall) of the 1986 NBA Draft.

He played in Europe for Olimpia Milano Maccabi Tel Aviv, PAOK, Pfizer Reggio Calabria, Benetton Treviso, Pistoia Olimpia Basket, Mabo Livorno.


Ken has two sons who both play college basketball. His son Kelsey played at Purdue(now at UIC) and Keenan plays for Tiffin. He also has a cousin Ashley Barlow who tri-captained the Notre Dame Fighting Irish women's basketball in 2009 and 2010. She played for Notre Dame from 2007-2010.



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