Alvin Jones

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Alvin Jones
Personal information
Born (1978-09-09) September 9, 1978 (age 39)
Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Nationality American / Luxembourgian
Listed height 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m)
Listed weight 265 lb (120 kg)
Career information
High school Kathleen (Lakeland, Florida)
College Georgia Tech (1997–2001)
NBA draft 2001 / Round: 2 / Pick: 56th overall
Selected by the Philadelphia 76ers
Position Power forward / Center
Number 0
Career history
2001–2002 Philadelphia 76ers
2002–2003 Slask Wroclaw
2003–2004 Caja San Fernando
2004 Pamesa Valencia
2005 Plus Pujol Lleida
2005–2007 RheinEnergie Köln
2007 CSKA Sofia
2008 Kombassan Konya
2008–2009 Minot SkyRockets
Career highlights and awards
  • First-team All-ACC (2001)
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Alvin Robert Lamar Jones III (born September 9, 1978) is a Luxembourgian-American[1] professional basketball player. A 6'11" (2.11 m), 265 lb (120 kg) center, he attended Kathleen High School in Lakeland, Florida,[2] and played collegiately at the Georgia Institute of Technology, where he set the all-time record for shots blocked with 425.[2]

Jones was drafted by the Philadelphia 76ers with the 56th pick of the 2001 NBA Draft. He played one NBA season (2001-02), averaging 1.1 points in 23 games. In 2006, he played with German team RheinEnergie.[3]

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