Facundo Campazzo

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Facundo Campazzo
Facu Campazzo - Sube pelota.jpg
Campazzo playing with Peñarol Mar del Plata.
No. 7 – UCAM Murcia
Position Point guard
League Liga ACB
EuroCup
Personal information
Born (1991-03-23) March 23, 1991 (age 26)
Córdoba, Argentina
Nationality Argentine
Listed height 5 ft 11.25 in (1.81 m)
Listed weight 195 lb (88 kg)
Career information
NBA draft 2013 / Undrafted
Playing career 2008–present
Career history
2008–2014 Peñarol Mar del Plata
2014–present Real Madrid
2015–present UCAM Murcia
Career highlights and awards

Facundo "Facu" Campazzo (born March 23, 1991) is an Argentine professional basketball player who plays for UCAM Murcia, on loan from Real Madrid. At a height of 1.81 m (5 ft. 11.25 in.) tall,[1][2] he plays at the point guard position.

Professional career[edit]

Campazzo began playing for the Argentine League club Peñarol Mar del Plata in 2008.[3] He was named the Argentine League Newcomer of the Year and the Argentine Cup MVP in 2010. He was also named the Super 8 Tournament MVP in 2011 and 2013, and the Argentine League Finals MVP in 2012.

On August 30, 2014, he signed a three-year deal with the Spanish League club Real Madrid.[4] In the 2014–15 season, Real Madrid won the EuroLeague championship, after defeating Olympiacos, by a score of 78–59, in the league's final game.[5] Real Madrid eventually finished the season by winning the Spanish ACB League 2014–15 season league playoff finals, after a 3–0 series sweep in the finals series against Barcelona. By winning that title, Real Madrid also won the triple crown.[6]

On August 20, 2015, Campazzo was loaned to Spanish club UCAM Murcia.[7]

Argentine national team[edit]

Campazzo is also a member of the senior men's Argentine national basketball team. With Argentina, he participated at the 2012 Summer Olympic Games.[8] He has also played with Argentina at the following tournaments: the 2012 South American Championship, where he won a gold medal, the 2013 FIBA Americas Championship, where he won a bronze medal, the 2014 South American Games, where he won a gold medal, the 2014 South American Championship, where he won a silver medal, the 2014 FIBA World Cup, the 2015 FIBA Americas Championship, where he won a silver medal, and the 2016 Summer Olympic Games.

Career statistics[edit]

Legend
  GP Games played   GS  Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FG%  Field-goal percentage  3P%  3-point field-goal percentage  FT%  Free-throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game  PIR  Performance Index Rating
 Bold  Career high

Note: The EuroLeague is not the only competition in which the player participated for the team during the season. He also played in domestic competition, and regional competition if applicable.

Denotes seasons in which Campazzo won the EuroLeague

EuroLeague[edit]

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG PIR
2014–15 Real Madrid 11 1 8.6 .476 .364 .700 .5 2.0 .5 .1 2.8 3.0
Career 11 1 8.6 .476 .364 .700 .5 2.0 .5 .1 2.8 3.0

Awards and accomplishments[edit]

Pro career[edit]

Argentine national team[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]