Clay Tucker

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Clay Tucker
Byblos Club
Position Shooting guard / Small forward
League Lebanese Basketball League
Personal information
Born (1980-06-14) June 14, 1980 (age 36)
Lima, Ohio
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 4 34 in (1.95 m)
Listed weight 210 lb (95 kg)
Career information
High school Perry (Lima, Ohio)
College Milwaukee (1999–2003)
NBA draft 2003 / Undrafted
Playing career 2003–present
Career history
2003–2004 Sundsvall Dragons
2004 Southern Crescent Lightning
2004–2005 Utah Snowbears
2005 Kansas City Steers
2005 MENT Vassilakis
2005–2007 Arkansas RimRockers
2007 Le Mans
2007–2008 Teramo Basket
2008 Khimki
2008–2009 Kyiv
2009 Cajasol
2009–2010 DKV Joventut
2010–2011 Real Madrid Baloncesto
2011–2012 Lottomatica Roma
2013 Hacettepe Üniversitesi
2013–2015 TED Ankara Kolejliler
2015–2016 Torku Konyaspor
2016 Vaqueros de Bayamón
2016–present Byblos Club
Career highlights and awards
  • TBL All-Star (2016)

Clay Jowan Tucker (June 14, 1980) is an American professional basketball player for Byblos Club of the Lebanese Basketball League.

College career[edit]

Tucker played college basketball at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee from 1998-2003 where he and Dylan Page helped the Panthers to their first NCAA Tournament appearance in 2003.

Pro career[edit]

Tucker has bounced around for much of his professional career, playing for several different teams in both the United States and Europe. His most successful season was 2004-05, as a member of the Utah Snowbears in the American Basketball Association. He was Utah's top scorer, averaging over 20 points per game. He teamed with Harold Arceneaux to lead the Snowbears to a 27-1 record that season, best in the league. Unfortunately, the franchise ceased operations just days before the championship round. Despite playing only one season in the league, he was named to the ABA's All-Decade First Team for 2000-2009.[1]

Tucker played in the NBA Summer League for the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2008 and the Detroit Pistons in 2009. He moved to Europe later in 2009, signing with Cajasol first, later moving to DKV Joventut, before finally joining Real Madrid in 2010.[2] In August 2011 he signed with Lottomatica Roma.[3] In February 2013, he signed a contract with Hacettepe Üniversitesi.[4] In August 2013, he signed with TED Ankara Kolejliler.[5] On March 7, 2016, he has parted ways with his club Torku Konyaspor.[6]

On October 18, 2016, he signed with Byblos Club.[7]


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