Goudelock with the Lakers in March 2012
|No. 2 – Xinjiang Flying Tigers|
|League||Chinese Basketball Association|
December 7, 1988 |
Stone Mountain, Georgia
|Listed height||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Listed weight||200 lb (91 kg)|
|High school||Stone Mountain
(Stone Mountain, Georgia)
|College||College of Charleston (2007–2011)|
|NBA draft||2011 / Round: 2 / Pick: 46th overall|
|Selected by the Los Angeles Lakers|
|2011–2012||Los Angeles Lakers|
|2011||→Los Angeles D-Fenders|
|2012–2013||Sioux Falls Skyforce|
|2013||Rio Grande Valley Vipers|
|2013||Los Angeles Lakers|
|2015–present||Xinjiang Flying Tigers|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at Basketball-Reference.com|
Andrew Darius Goudelock (born December 7, 1988) is an American professional basketball player for the Xinjiang Flying Tigers of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA). Standing at 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m), he plays the shooting guard position.
He played college basketball with the College of Charleston Cougars, when he was named the Southern Conference Player of the Year in 2011. Goudelock was drafted by the Los Angeles Lakers in the second round of the 2011 NBA Draft. He played one season for them before playing with Sioux Falls Skyforce and then Rio Grande Valley Vipers in the NBA Development League in 2012–13, winning the NBA Development League Most Valuable Player Award. He was re-signed by the Lakers towards the end of the 2012–13 season. Towards the end of his tenure with the Lakers, he started in the last two Playoffs games against the Spurs due to many injuries on his team.
- 1 College career
- 2 Professional career
- 3 Career statistics
- 4 See also
- 5 References
- 6 External links
During his senior season at the College of Charleston, Goudelock averaged 23.4 points and was the fourth highest scoring player in the nation. Goudelock's 40.7 percent three-point average was the nation's second highest; he scored 131 of his 322 three-point attempts. Goudelock was voted an honorable mentio2011, including shooting 8-12 on 3-pointers, in front of a sellout crowd in the first round of the NIT Tournament. The Cougars were playing the Dayton Flyers in the first round of the 2011 NIT Tournament. The game, which the Cougars won 94-84, was Goudelock's last game at home in Carolina First Arena (now TD Arena).
Goudelock became known for his tremendous range and his ability to hit three-pointers well beyond the college (and NBA) three-point line. One of Goudelock's breakout games came on January 4, 2010 against the Defending National Champions UNC, in which he hit a game-tying three with less than 3 seconds left and led the Cougars to an eventual 72-69 win in overtime at Carolina First Arena.
Los Angeles Lakers
Goudelock was selected by the Los Angeles Lakers in the second round as the 46th overall pick of the 2011 NBA Draft. Goudelock was also drafted by the Harlem Globetrotters. On December 17, he was assigned to the Los Angeles D-Fenders by the Lakers and was recalled the next day. While Steve Blake was injured he became the back up point guard, averaging 20 minutes a game. In his rookie season, Andrew Goudelock averaged 4.4 points in 10.5 minutes per game.
Goudelock was waived by the Lakers on October 27, 2012.
NBA D-League assignments, Lakers
On November 2, 2012, he was drafted by the Sioux Falls Skyforce of the NBA D-League. On January 3, 2013, he was traded to the Rio Grande Valley Vipers in a three-way trade also involving Erie BayHawks. On February 4, Goudelock was named to the Prospects All-Star roster for the 2013 D-League All-Star Game. However, due to injury, he was replaced by Travis Leslie.
On April 14, 2013, Goudelock re-signed with the Los Angeles Lakers after Kobe Bryant suffered a season-ending Achilles tendon injury. He had just signed with Puerto Rico's Cangrejeros de Santurce, but turned around with the Lakers' offer. Goudelock afterwards played 6 minutes in the Lakers' final game of the season against the Houston Rockets, and another 6 in the second game of the playoffs against the San Antonio Spurs.
On April 25, Goudelock was named the 2012–13 NBA Development League Most Valuable Player Award for his earlier play with Rio Grande Valley and Sioux Falls. With Lakers guards Steve Nash, Steve Blake, and Jodie Meeks also out with injuries, Goudelock started with fellow second-year guard Darius Morris in Game 3 of the first round of the 2013 playoffs against the San Antonio Spurs. In his first playoff start, Goudelock scored a career-high 20 points, but the Lakers lost 120–89 for their worst home playoff loss in franchise history. In Game 4, Goudelock scored 14 points in an 82-103 defeat that eliminated the Lakers. The guard said, "We basically threw a team together", but considered his NBA call-up a learning experience.
On July 26, 2013, Goudelock signed a one-year deal with UNICS Kazan. On April 27, 2014 he was named the VTB United League MVP, after he averaged 20.1 points, 1.9 rebounds and 2.8 assists per game in the VTB United League regular season. For the entire VTB United League season, regular season and playoffs combined, he averaged 19.8 points, 2.0 rebounds, 2.8 assists, and 0.7 steals per game in 22 games played.
After having the best season in his career, he was named to the All-Eurocup First Team and selected the season MVP of Europe's 2nd-tier competition, the Eurocup. In the Eurocup, he averaged 18.8 points, 2.0 rebounds, 3.1 assists, and 0.8 steals per game in 24 games played.
On July 2, 2014, Goudelock signed a two-year deal with the Turkish Basketball League team Fenerbahçe Ülker. In a roster full of talent like Jan Veselý, Nemanja Bjelica, Bogdan Bogdanović, Ricky Hickman and others, Goudelock quickly emerged as a first scoring option for one of the most demanding and greatest European head coaches, Željko Obradović. He was named the Euroleague MVP of the Week of the Round 2, after putting up 27 points, 3 rebounds, 2 assists, and 3 steals, for a total index rating of 30, in his second Euroleague game against Turów Zgorzelec. On November 13, 2014, Goudelock set the Euroleague record since the 2000–01 season in three point field goals made, with 10, in a 93–86 victory over FC Bayern Munich. He finished the game with 34 points, 4 assists, and 3 rebounds, for a total index rating of 40. For such a performance, he was named the Euroleague MVP of the Week of Round 5.
In May 2015, he was chosen to the All-Euroleague Second Team for the performances he put up over the season. Fenerbahçe also advanced to the Euroleague Final Four for the first time in the team's history. On May 15, 2015, however, they lost in the 2015 Euroleague Final Four semifinal game to Real Madrid, by a score of 87–96. Goudelock led his team with 26 points, 6 rebounds, and 4 assists in the semifinal. Eventually, Fenerbahçe finished the Final Four in 4th place, after losing in the third-place game to CSKA Moscow, by a score of 80–86. In the third-place game, Goudelock once again led his team in scoring, with 24 points on 10 of 15 shooting from the field. Goudelock finished his first Euroleague season with the averages of 17 points, 2.2 rebounds, and 2.1 assists per game, over 29 games played. Being the team's leader in scoring, he scored 20 or more points eleven times during the Euroleague 2014–15 season.
Xinjiang Flying Tigers
|GP||Games played||GS||Games started||MPG||Minutes per game|
|FG%||Field-goal percentage||3P%||3-point field-goal percentage||FT%||Free-throw percentage|
|RPG||Rebounds per game||APG||Assists per game||SPG||Steals per game|
|BPG||Blocks per game||PPG||Points per game||PIR||Performance Index Rating|
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.
- National Basketball Association portal
- List of NCAA Division I men's basketball career 3-point scoring leaders
- "NCAA College Basketball Statistics". Retrieved July 24, 2011.
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- Lakers waive guard Andrew Goudelock
- 2012 NBA D-League Draft
- BayHawks Acquire Singletary in Three-Team Deal
- 2013 NBA Development League All-Star Game Rosters Announced
- Dentmon, Leslie Named Replacements for the NBA Development League All-Star Game
- Los Angeles Lakers Sign Rio Grande Valley Vipers Guard Andrew Goudelock for Year's 34th GATORADE Call-Up
- Lakers Sign Andrew Goudelock
- Andrew Goudelock signs with Cangrejeros
- Lakers' Andrew Goudelock rises to the moment
- Goudelock Named 2012-13 NBA D-League MVP
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- GOUDELOCK, ANDREW 2013-2014 STATISTICS.
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- Andrew Goudelock won the second week's MVP award
- Regular season Round 2 bwin MVP: Andrew Goudelock, Fenerbahce Ulker Istanbul
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- "All-Euroleague First and Second Teams announced". euroleague.net. Retrieved 8 May 2015.
- "Fenerbahce for the fist time in the Final Four". eurohoops.net. 20 April 2015. Retrieved 15 May 2015.
- "Real Madrid heads to third straight final after beating Fenerbahce". euroleague.net. 15 May 2015. Retrieved 15 May 2015.
- "CSKA Moscow beats Fenerbahce in third-place game". euroleague.net. 17 May 2015. Retrieved 18 May 2015.
- "Omer Onan: Andrew Goudelock won't play for Fenerbahce next season". Sportando.com. June 17, 2015. Retrieved June 17, 2015.
- "Andrew Goudelock signs with Xinjiang". Sportando.com. August 17, 2015. Retrieved August 17, 2015.
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