Aaron White (basketball)
White (in front) for Bonn in 2015
|No. 30 – Žalgiris Kaunas|
September 10, 1992|
|Listed height||6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)|
|Listed weight||230 lb (104 kg)|
|High school||Strongsville (Strongsville, Ohio)|
|NBA draft||2015 / Round: 2 / Pick: 49th overall|
|Selected by the Washington Wizards|
|2015–2016||Telekom Baskets Bonn|
|2016–2017||Zenit Saint Petersburg|
|Career highlights and awards|
Aaron White (born September 10, 1992) is an American professional basketball player for Žalgiris Kaunas of the Lithuanian Basketball League and the EuroLeague. He played college basketball for the University of Iowa.
At the conclusion of his junior season, White was named to the Third Team All-Big Ten. He scored 26 points in Iowa's 83-52 win over Davidson in the Round of 64 of the 2015 NCAA Tournament. As a senior, he earned first-team All-Big Ten honors from the coaches and media.
|Name||Hometown||High school / college||Height||Weight||Commit date|
|Strongsville, Ohio||Strongsville High School||6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)||215 lb (98 kg)||Mar 9, 2010|
|Recruiting star ratings: Scout: Rivals: 247Sports: ESPN:|
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On June 25, 2015, White was selected with the 49th overall pick in the 2015 NBA draft by the Washington Wizards. He later joined the Wizards for the 2015 NBA Summer League where he averaged 3.0 points and 3.7 rebounds in six games. On July 26, 2015, he signed a one-year deal with Telekom Baskets Bonn of the Basketball Bundesliga. In June 2016, his contract expired and he left the team in pursuit of an NBA contract with the team that drafted him the year prior, the Washington Wizards.
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Note: The EuroLeague is not the only competition in which the player participated for the team during the season. He also played in domestic competition, and regional competition if applicable.
- "Iowa's Aaron White Earns Third Big Ten Freshman Award". KCRG.com. Archived from the original on December 30, 2014.
- "Big Ten Announces 2014 Men's Basketball Postseason Honors: Michigan's Stauskas named Big Ten Player of the Year". BigTen.org. CBS Interactive. March 10, 2014. Archived from the original on April 29, 2018. Retrieved March 10, 2014.
- Beller, Michael (March 20, 2015). "Aaron White pushes Iowa past Davidson in dominating performance". Sports Illustrated. Retrieved May 10, 2015.
- "Wisconsin's Kaminksy named Big Ten Player of the Year". BigTen.org. CBS Interactive. March 9, 2015. Archived from the original on April 29, 2018. Retrieved March 10, 2015.
- "2014-15 All-Big Ten Men's Basketball Team" (PDF). CSTV.com. 2015-03-09. Retrieved 2015-03-10.
- "WIZARDS ACQUIRE KELLY OUBRE JR. IN 2015 NBA DRAFT". MonumentalNetwork.com. June 25, 2015. Retrieved June 26, 2015.
- Castillo, Jorge (July 17, 2015). "Aaron White confirms he will 'probably' play overseas next season". Washington Post. Retrieved July 21, 2015.
- "2015 Summer League Player Profile". NBA.com. Archived from the original on July 28, 2015. Retrieved July 22, 2015.
- "NBA-Draftee für die Telekom Baskets: Aaron White der neue Starter als großer Flügel". telekom-baskets-bonn.de (in German). Telekom Baskets Bonn. July 26, 2015.
- "Team 2015/2016 – Aaron White" (in German). Telekom Baskets Bonn. Retrieved January 30, 2016.
- "Zenit brings in big man White". Eurocup. Retrieved July 29, 2016.
- Zalgiris Kaunas agreed to terms with Aaron White to replace Brock Motum