|Maccabi Kiryat Gat|
|Position||Small forward / Power forward|
|League||Israeli Premier League|
October 15, 1984 |
Beverly Hills, California
|Listed height||6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)|
|Listed weight||223 lb (101 kg)|
|High school||Westchester (Los Angeles, California)|
|NBA draft||2006 / Undrafted|
|2011–2012||Maccabi Rishon LeZion|
|2012||Wonju Dongbu Promy|
|2012||Seoul Samsung Thunders|
|2013||Hapoel Gilboa Galil|
|2015||Atenienses de Manatí|
|2017–present||Maccabi Kiryat Gat|
|Career highlights and awards|
Brandon Kyle Bowman (born October 15, 1984) is an American professional basketball player for Maccabi Kiryat Gat of the Israeli Premier League. He played college basketball at Georgetown University where he played primarily at the small forward position under coach John Thompson III. Bowman was a preseason candidate for the 2006 John R. Wooden Award for the best collegiate men's basketball player.
- 1 High school career
- 2 Collegiate career
- 3 Professional career
- 4 Personal
- 5 References
- 6 External links
High school career
Bowman attended Westchester High School in Westchester, California, where he averaged 14 points and eight rebounds while leading his team to a 32-2 record, the California State Division I-A Championship, and a USA Today No. 1 ranking in his senior year. Bowman was a member of the 2002 USA Team at the International Albert Schweitzer Youth Basketball Tournament in Mannheim, Germany.
Bowman was a third-team all-Big East Conference selection in his junior year. He was the team's leading scorer (15.1 ppg) and second leading rebounder (6.1 rpg). After declaring for the NBA draft, he withdrew his name from the candidates' list. He went back to Georgetown, rejoining senior standouts Ashanti Cook and Darrel Owens, and closed his collegiate career with 11 points and 5.2 rebounds per game, distinguishing himself particularly during the Hoyas' upset over the then undefeated #1 Duke Blue Devils, in which he scored 23 points and grabbed 8 rebounds.
After going undrafted in the 2006 NBA draft, Bowman joined the Portland Trail Blazers for the 2006 NBA Summer League. On October 2, 2006, he signed with the New Jersey Nets. However, he was later waived by the Nets on October 19, 2006.
On November 2, 2006, he was selected with the 11th overall pick by the Bakersfield Jam in the 2006 NBA D-League draft.
In July 2007, Bowman joined the Los Angeles Clippers for the 2007 NBA Summer League. In October 2007, he was re-acquired by the Bakersfield Jam. On January 2, 2008, he terminated his contract with the Jam. The next day, he signed with Basket Draghi Novara of Italy for the rest of the season.
In July 2010, Bowman joined the Charlotte Bobcats for the 2010 NBA Summer League. He later signed with Lukoil Academic of Bulgaria for the 2010–11 season. On January 25, 2011, he left Lukoil Academic and signed a six-week contract with Le Mans of France as an injury replacement for Alain Koffi. In March 2011, he left Le Mans and signed with FMP Železnik of Serbia for the rest of the season.
In July 2012, Bowman was selected with the ninth overall pick by Wonju Dongbu Promy in the 2012 Korean Basketball League draft. In October 2012, he was traded to the Seoul Samsung Thunders. In November 2012, he was released by the Thunders after just 4 games.
On May 13, 2014, he signed with the Wellington Saints for the rest of the 2014 New Zealand NBL season. On May 23, 2014, he made his debut for the Saints. In just under 26 minutes of action, he recorded 22 points, 8 rebounds, 2 assists and 2 steals in a 111-114 loss to the Super City Rangers.
On October 5, 2016, he signed with Spirou Charleroi of Belgium for the 2016–17 season. On January 11, 2017, he parted ways with Charleroi. The next day he signed with Israeli club Maccabi Kiryat Gat.
- Saints put harmony hopes in Bowman's hands
- Brandon Bowman Bio
- Georgetown upsets No. 1 Duke
- Nets Waive Bowman
- Nets Waive Brandon Bowman
- "Novara firma Brandon Bowman". MondoBasket.it (in Italian). January 3, 2008. Retrieved May 13, 2014.
- Telekom Bonn signs Brandon Bowman
- Sixers fill training camp roster
- 76ers waive Dionte Christmas, Bowman
- Tofas Bursa signs Bowman
- Brandon Bowman inks with Le Mans
- Brandon Bowman moves to Maccabi Rishon LeZion
- 2012 Korean Basketball League Draft Results
- General basketball transactions: 2012/13
- "Brandon Bowman agreed with Galil Gilboa". Sportando.com. January 12, 2013. Retrieved May 13, 2014.
- "Galil/Gilboa released Brandon Bowman". Sportando.com. February 19, 2013. Retrieved May 13, 2014.
- "Brandon Bowman signs with Rasta Vechta". Sportando.com. November 22, 2013. Retrieved December 5, 2013.
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- Πετρολινα ΑΕΚ: Εντυπωσιακη νικη εδρα της ΕΘΑ
- Brandon Bowman inks with Spirou Charleroi
- Brandon Bowman quitte le Proximus Spirou !
- Josh Selby and Brandon Bowman join Maccabi Kiryat-Gat