Devin Davis (basketball)

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Devin Davis
Personal information
Born (1974-12-27) December 27, 1974 (age 42)
Miami, Florida
Nationality American / Spanish
Listed height 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Listed weight 235 lb (107 kg)
Career information
High school Miami Senior (Miami, Florida)
College Miami (Ohio) (1993–1997)
NBA draft 1997 / Undrafted
Playing career 1997–2013
Position Power forward
Number 42, 5
Career history
1997–1998 Idaho Stampede
1998 Ciudad de Huelva
1998 Alaska Milkmen
1998–1999 Gran Canaria
1999 Alaska Milkmen
1999–2004 Leche Río Breogán
2004–2005 Dynamo Saint Petersburg
2005 Winterthur FC Barcelona
2005–2006 Forum Valladolid
2006–2007 Bruesa GBC
2007–2008 Leche Río Breogán
2010 Ayuda en Acción Fuenlabrada
2011 Estudiantes de Bahía Blanca
2012 Gimnasia Indalo
2012–2013 Estudiantes de Bahía Blanca
Career highlights and awards

Devin Lavell Davis (born December 27, 1974) is an American/Spanish professional basketball player from Miami University in Ohio. He has played professionally in several leagues, including several seasons in Spain's Liga ACB.

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A product of Miami Senior High School in Florida, Davis was an instant fan favorite as a Redskins freshman, As a senior in 1996-97, Davis steered Miami to a Mid-American Conference (MAC) championship, earning MVP honors in the tournament, according to Ultimate Sports Basketball Yearbook, Davis plays much bigger than his size but what makes him stand out is his devilish hair, he wears dreadlocks, short braids that stick out of his head like squirmy worms, In four years playing for the Miami University, Davis hit at a 15.4 clip, He joined Chicago Bulls guard Ron Harper and former NBA center Wayne Embry as the only Redskins varsity players to finish their careers with at least 1,000 points and 1,000 rebounds.

Davis was the Idaho Stampede first round pick in the 1997 Continental Basketball Association draft, after his stint with Idaho, he played overseas in Spain, Philippines, and had stops in Russia, Mexico and Argentina. He won as the Best Import Award in the Philippines and won the Championship while playing with the Alaska Milkmen, averaging 28.5 pts and 11.3 rebounds per game.

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