Brandon Costner

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Brandon Costner
No. 23 – Jiangsu Monkey King
Position Power forward
League Chinese Basketball Association
Personal information
Born (1987-07-21) July 21, 1987 (age 27)
Montclair, New Jersey
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)
Listed weight 235 lb (107 kg)
Career information
High school Seton Hall Preparatory School
(West Orange, New Jersey)
College NC State (2005–2009)
NBA draft 2009 / Undrafted
Pro career 2009–present
Career history
2009–2010 Belfius Mons-Hainaut
2010–2011 Utah Flash
2011–2012 Los Angeles D-Fenders
2012 Limoges CSP
2013–2014 Los Angeles D-Fenders
2014–present Jiangsu Monkey King
Career highlights and awards

Brandon Jay Costner (born July 21, 1987) is an American professional basketball player for the Jiangsu Monkey King of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA). He played college basketball at North Carolina State University.

College career[edit]

Just 5 games into the 2005–06 season, Costner sustained a season ending injury, earning a medical redshirt and therefore making 2006–07 his freshman season. His highest scoring game was in the 2007 ACC Tournament against Duke in which he scored 30 points in the Wolfpack victory.

Pro career[edit]

In March 2009, Costner announced that he would forgo his senior season at North Carolina State and enter the 2009 NBA draft. After going undrafted, he joined the Chicago Bulls for the 2009 NBA Summer League. Later that year, he signed with Belfius Mons-Hainaut of Belgium for the 2009–10 season.

In November 2010, he was acquired by the Utah Flash as they selected him with the 8th pick in the 2010 NBA D-League Draft.[1]

In November 2011, he was acquired by the Los Angeles D-Fenders. Following the conclusion of the 2011–12 D-League season, he joined Limoges CSP Elite of France for the remainder of their season.

In November 2013, he was re-acquired by the Los Angeles D-Fenders.[2]


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