Carlos Briggs

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Carlos Briggs
Personal information
Born (1964-03-02) March 2, 1964 (age 52)
Boston, Massachusetts
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Listed weight 185 lb (84 kg)
Career information
High school St. Benedictine (Detroit, Michigan)
NBA draft 1986 / Round: 4 / Pick: 79th overall
Selected by the San Antonio Spurs
Position Shooting guard

Carlos Briggs (born March 2, 1964) is a retired American professional basketball player from Boston, Massachusetts.

Basketball career[edit]

He spent his freshman (1982–83) and sophomore (1983–84) seasons at schoolcraft, Michigan Junior College. Briggs was a JUCO All-American in 1983-84 after netting 34.2 points an outing, the highest in the nation.

Briggs transferred to Baylor University (an NCAA Division I school) in 1984-85 and contributed 20.4 ppg and 3.5 apg for the Bears. He was kicked out of the team as a senior due to disciplinary reasons. Briggs was the fourth round draftee of the San Antonio Spurs in 1986, [1] but never played in the NBA. [2]

He played for the Rockford Lightning in the Continental Basketball Association in the 1988-89 season and had a brief stint with the Youngstown Pride in the World Basketball League.

Philippine stint[edit]

Carlos Briggs went to play for the most popular ballclub Añejo Rum 65 in the Philippine Basketball Association from October to December 1989, averaging an incredible 62.1 points in 24 games, leading his team to a second-place finish, he made quite a record of sorts in scoring in that conference, once hitting 89 points in a single game. [3]


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