Austin Freeman playing in 2007
|Viola Reggio Calabria|
|League||Serie A2 Basket|
May 6, 1989 |
|Listed height||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Listed weight||226 lb (103 kg)|
|High school||DeMatha Catholic
|NBA draft||2011 / Undrafted|
|2011–2012||Fulgor Libertas Forlì|
|2015||Titanes del Licey|
|2015–present||Viola Reggio Calabria|
|Career highlights and awards|
Austin Mambu Freeman, Jr. (born May 6, 1989) is an American professional basketball player who plays for Viola Reggio Calabria of the Serie A2 Basket. He played college basketball at Georgetown University.
High school & College
Raised in Mitchellville, Maryland, Freeman attended DeMatha Catholic High School in Hyattsville, Maryland. During his junior year at Georgetown, Freeman was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes. Prior to the 2010–11 season, Freeman was named the pre-season Big East Conference Player of the Year. Despite averaging 17.6 points per game, Freeman lost the post-season Big East Conference Player of the Year award to Notre Dame's Ben Hansbrough.
He joined the Indiana Pacers for the 2013 NBA Summer League. He later re-signed with Maccabi Ashdod. In mid-November 2013, he left Israel after 6 games. On November 27, 2013, he was acquired by the Iowa Energy.
On June 27, 2014, he signed a two-year deal with Orlandina Basket. On February 27, 2015, he left Orlandina and signed with Virtus Roma for the rest of the season. On May 23, 2015, after the end of the Italian season, he signed with Titanes del Licey of Dominican Republic for the 2015 LNB season.
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- Austin Freeman Player Profile – RealGM
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