Jim Farmer

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Jim Farmer
Personal information
Born (1964-09-23) September 23, 1964 (age 52)
Dothan, Alabama
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Listed weight 190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High school Houston Academy (Dothan, Alabama)
College Alabama (1983–1987)
NBA draft 1987 / Round: 1 / Pick: 20th overall
Selected by the Dallas Mavericks
Playing career 1987–1997
Position Point guard / Shooting guard
Number 20, 30, 21, 22
Career history
1987–1988 Dallas Mavericks
1989 Utah Jazz
1989–1990 Pensacola Tornados (CBA)
1990 Seattle SuperSonics
1990 Philadelphia 76ers
1990–1991 Pensacola Tornados (CBA)
1991 Denver Nuggets
1991–1992 Birmingham Bandits (CBA)
1992 Rapid City Thrillers (CBA)
1992–1993 Columbus Horizon (CBA)
1993 Scavolini Pesaro (Italy)
1993–1994 Yakima Sun Kings (CBA)
1994 Denver Nuggets
1996–1997 Fort Wayne Fury (CBA)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

James Hubert Farmer (born September 23, 1964) is a retired American professional basketball player who was drafted by the Dallas Mavericks in the 1st round (20th overall) of the 1987 NBA Draft. Farmer, a 6'4" 190 lb small forward, played for the Mavericks, Utah Jazz, Seattle SuperSonics, Philadelphia 76ers, and Denver Nuggets in 5 NBA seasons. His best stint as an NBA player was during the 1990-91 season when he appeared in 25 games for the Nuggets and averaged 10.0 ppg. He played collegiately at the University of Alabama.

Jim is a native of Dothan, Alabama and is a 1982 graduate of Houston Academy in Dothan.