Renardo Sidney

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Renardo Sidney
College Mississippi State
Conference SEC
Sport Basketball
Position Center / Power forward
Jersey # 23
Height 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)
Weight 285 lb (129 kg)
Nationality American
Born (1989-12-06) December 6, 1989 (age 24)
Jackson, Mississippi
High school Fairfax High School

Renardo Sidney, Jr. (December 6, 1989) is an American basketball player who played at the Mississippi State University from 2009-2012.

High school[edit]

In Sidney's sophomore year of high school at Artesia High School, he averaged 18.6 points and 9.0 rebounds per game, earning All-State honors, and leading his team to the State Division 3 championship.[1] After his sophomore season at Arestia High School, Sidney transferred to Fairfax High School.[2] As a junior at Fairfax High School, Sidney averaged 24.0 points and 13.3 rebounds per game and was an all-state selection. In his senior season, Sidney averaged 26.5 points and 13.5 rebounds per game. He was also an all-state selection and made the McDonald's All-American Game.[1]

College career[edit]

Sidney missed his entire freshman season at Mississippi State due to an NCAA suspension. After sitting out the first nine games of his sophomore season due to a suspension, Sidney appeared in nineteen games and started eighteen. He averaged 14.2 points and 7.6 rebounds per game.[1] In Sidney's junior season, he averaged 9.7 points and 5.2 rebounds per game.[3] Following his junior season at Mississippi State, Sidney declared for the 2012 NBA Draft[4] but no team picked him.

Professional career[edit]

On November 7, 2012, Sidney joined the Los Angeles D-Fenders of the NBA D-League.[5] On February 25, 2013, he was waived by the D-Fenders before appearing in a game.

On December 13, 2013, Sidney signed with Guaros de Lara in Venezuela.[6][7]


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