Leslie McDonald

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Leslie McDonald
Shooting guard
Personal information
Born (1991-02-04) February 4, 1991 (age 23)
Memphis, Tennessee
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Listed weight 215 lb (98 kg)
Career information
High school Briarcrest Christian (Eads, Tennessee)
College North Carolina (2009–2014)
NBA draft 2014 / Undrafted
Career highlights and awards

Leslie Vernard McDonald, Jr. (born February 4, 1991) is an American basketball player who recently completed his college career for the University of North Carolina Tar Heels.[1] He grew up in Memphis, Tennessee, and attended Briarcrest Christian School.

Early life[edit]

McDonald was born in Memphis, Tennessee on February 4, 1991 to Leslie, Sr. and Wanda McDonald.[2]

He received multiple Tennessee player of the year honors during his junior and senior seasons at Briarcrest Christian School. He averaged 20.7 points, 6.5 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game as a senior. He is also the all-time leading scorer in Memphis private school history, with 2,353 points.[3]

College career[edit]

McDonald committed to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on June 9, 2008, after also receiving scholarship offers from Duke, Georgetown, Georgia Tech, Louisville, Memphis, Ohio State, Tennessee, Wake Forest.[4][5][6]


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