Roshown McLeod

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Roshown McLeod
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No. 7
Small forward
Personal information
Born (1975-11-17) November 17, 1975 (age 38)
Jersey City, New Jersey
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)
Listed weight 221 lb (100 kg)
Career information
High school St. Anthony (Jersey City, New Jersey)
College St. John's (1993–1995)
Duke (1996–1998)
NBA draft 1998 / Round: 1 / Pick: 20th overall
Selected by the Atlanta Hawks
Pro playing career 1998–2002
Career history
19982001 Atlanta Hawks
2001 Philadelphia 76ers
2001–2002 Boston Celtics
Career statistics
Points 817 (7.2 ppg)
Rebounds 308 (2.7 rpg)
Assists 124 (1.1 apg)
Stats at NBA.com
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Roshown McLeod (born November 17, 1975) is a retired American professional basketball player who was selected by the Atlanta Hawks in the 1st round (20th overall) of the 1998 NBA Draft. A 6'8" small forward from St. John's University and Duke University, McLeod played in three NBA seasons from 1999 to 2001. He played for the Hawks and briefly for the Philadelphia 76ers. In the 2001/02 season he was a member of the Boston Celtics but was permanently injured and unable to play. Due to this injury he had to prematurely finish his career.

Mcleod played high school basketball at St. Anthony High School in Jersey City.[1]

In his NBA career, McLeod played in 113 games and scored a total of 817 points. On November 14, 2000, as a member of the Hawks, he scored a career high 24 points versus the Orlando Magic.

In September 2002, McLeod was named an assistant basketball coach for Fairfield University.[2]

In August 2008, McLeod joined Tom Crean's coaching staff at Indiana University.[3] McLeod was dismissed from IU by Crean on March 7, 2010.[4]

Roshown replaced Dan Hurley at St. Benedict's Preparatory School, an independent school in Newark, New Jersey, after Hurley took the head job at Wagner College in April 2010.[5] He resigned from St. Benedict's in April 2011.[6]

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