Roy Marble

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Roy Marble
No. 23
Shooting guard / Small forward
Personal information
Born (1966-12-13) December 13, 1966 (age 47)
Flint, Michigan
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 6 in (198 cm)
Listed weight 190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High school Beecher (Flint, Michigan)
College Iowa (1985–1989)
NBA draft 1989 / Round: 1 / Pick: 23rd overall
Selected by the Atlanta Hawks
Pro playing career 1989–1995
Career history
1989–1990 Atlanta Hawks
1990–1991 Cedar Rapids Silver Bullets (CBA)
1991–1992 Tri-City Chinook (CBA)
1993 Montreal Dragons (Canada)
1993 Fargo-Moorhead Fever (CBA)
1993 Quad City Thunder (CBA)
1994 Denver Nuggets
1994 Tri-City Chinook (CBA)
1994–1995 Shreveport Crawdads (CBA)
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Roy Lane Marble, Jr. (born December 13, 1966) is a retired American professional basketball player, 6'6" tall, who played as swingman.

After playing four seasons at the University of Iowa (1985–86 – 1988–89), leaving college as the first in total points in its history, with 2116,[1] Marble was selected by the Atlanta Hawks in the first round (23rd overall) of the 1989 NBA Draft, playing for the club during the his rookie year (24 games, scoring a total of 51 points).

He also had a brief stint with the Denver Nuggets during the 1993–94 season, appearing in 5 games.

Personal life[edit]

Roy Marble's son, Roy Devyn Marble, is currently a member of the Iowa Hawkeye basketball team. Roy Devyn Marble and his father were the first father-son duo in Big Ten history to each score 1,000 points.[2]


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