Gaylon Nickerson

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Gaylon Nickerson
Personal information
Born (1969-02-05) February 5, 1969 (age 48)
Osceola, Arkansas
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Listed weight 190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High school Wichita North (Wichita, Kansas)
NBA draft 1994 / Round: 2 / Pick: 34th overall
Selected by the Atlanta Hawks
Playing career 1994–2003
Position Shooting guard
Number 9, 15
Career history
1994–1995 Galatasaray S.K.
1995 Rapid City Thrillers
1995–1996 Oklahoma City Cavalry
1996–1997 San Antonio Spurs
1997 Oklahoma City Cavalry
1997 Washington Bullets
1997 Oklahoma City Cavalry
1997 Pallacanestro Virtus Roma
1997–1998 Cáceres CB
1998–2000 CB Valladolid
2002 Oklahoma Storm
2003 Mansfield Hawks
Career statistics
Points (NBA) 15 (3.8 ppg)
Rebounds (NBA) 5 (1.3 rpg)
Assists (NBA) 1 (0.3 apg)
Stats at

Gaylon H. Nickerson (born February 5, 1969) is an American former professional basketball player who played in the NBA and other leagues. Born in Osceola, Arkansas, he attended Wichita State University, Butler Community College, Kansas State University, and Northwestern Oklahoma State University.

Nickerson was selected in the second round (34th overall) of the 1994 NBA draft by the Atlanta Hawks. He split the 1996–97 NBA season with the San Antonio Spurs and the Washington Bullets, playing just four games. Nickerson was also selected in the 2nd round of the 1994 CBA Draft, and he led the league in scoring in 1996–97, averaging 22.5 points per game while with the Oklahoma City Cavalry.[1]


  1. ^ USBasket – Continental Basketball Association

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