|League||New Jersey Athletic Conference|
July 18, 1979 |
Pitman, New Jersey
|Listed height||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
|Listed weight||185 lb (84 kg)|
|High school||Pitman (Pitman, New Jersey)|
|College||Penn State (1997–2001)|
|NBA draft||2001 / Undrafted|
|2001||Los Angeles Lakers|
|2001||Southern California Surf|
|2003–2004||Kansas City Knights|
|2004–2005||Kansas City Knights|
|Career highlights and awards|
Born in Pitman, New Jersey, Crispin starred as a 6-foot-0-inch (1.83 m), 185-pound (84 kg) point guard for Pitman High School, leading the Panthers to the New Jersey Group I state championship in 1997 while setting the Gloucester County's all-time scoring record for boys' high school basketball (2,651 career points).
As a collegiate player, Crispin played college basketball at Pennsylvania State University alongside his brother, Jon. Crispin was part of the 2001 Penn State team that upset the national powerhouse North Carolina Tar Heels in the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament to advance to the Sweet Sixteen.
Crispin has also played in the ABA, CBA, USBL, with Anwil Włocławek of the Polish Basketball League, with Teramo in Italy, and with Banvit of the Turkish Basketball League. He signed with Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto in Italy for the 2010-11 season. The next season, he joined Azovmash Mariupol in Ukraine.
- Rowan Reorganizes Men's Basketball Coaching Staff
- Penn State at Kentucky - November 25, 2000, by Stephen John; Kentucky Sports Report
- Heat sign Ike Austin and Joe Crispin, Sept. 29, 2003
- HEAT Request Waivers on Joe Crispin, Oct. 14, 2003
- 24sec.net - Basketball News - Joe Crispin in Teramo
- HoopsHype - NBA Players - Joseph Crispin
- Joe Crispin. Eurobasket.
- Williams, Andre D. "Crispin hopes 'Dawgs are springboard back to NBA: The former PSU star will start in backcourt with Quincy Wadley.", The Morning Call, April 16, 2004. Accessed July 12, 2012. "Former Penn State guard Joe Crispin has a newborn girl and a new house in Glassboro, N.J., that he and his wife, Erin, are close to settling on."