Kayel Locke

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Kayel Locke
FC Porto
PositionSmall forward
LeagueLiga Portuguesa de Basquetebol
Personal information
Born (1994-08-18) August 18, 1994 (age 25)
Baltimore, Maryland
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Listed weight240 lb (109 kg)
Career information
High schoolMcDonogh School
(Owings Mills, Maryland)
CollegeUNC Greensboro (2012–2016)
NBA draft2016 / Undrafted
Playing career2016–present
Career history
2016–2017Bashkimi
2017–2018Helsinki Seagulls
2018Tallinna Kalev
2018–2019Landstede Zwolle
2019Rain or Shine Elasto Painters
2019–presentFC Porto
Career highlights and awards

Kayel Locke (born August 18, 1994) is an American professional basketball player who played for the FC Porto of the Liga Portuguesa de Basquetebol (LPB).[1]

College career[edit]

Locke played college basketball for UNC Greensboro, where he averaged 12.6 points and 5.7 rebounds per game as a junior.[2] He finished his senior season second on the team in scoring and rebounding with 12.6 points and 5.4 rebounds per game. Locke was first in program history in games played with 130, sixth in scoring with 1,522 points and also sixth in rebounding with 652 career rebounds.[3]

Professional career[edit]

Locke signed his first professional contract in September 2016, signing with Bashkimi of the Balkan league.[3] He also played for teams in Latvia, Finland, Estonia and the Netherlands. In October 2019 he signed with Rain or Shine Elasto Painters.[4] In November 2019, Locke signed with FC Porto in Portugal.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Count on hardworking Kayel to un-Locke Rain or Shine potential
  2. ^ "Kayel Locke prepares for final season of UNCG Basketball". The Carolinian. November 11, 2015. Retrieved November 30, 2019.
  3. ^ a b "Former Spartan Kayel Locke Signs First Professional Contract In Europe". UNC Greensboro Spartans. Retrieved November 30, 2019.
  4. ^ Dy, Richard (October 1, 2019). "Rain or Shine makes import change, brings in Kayel Locke". ESPN. Retrieved November 30, 2019.
  5. ^ "Kayel Locke reforça basquetebol do FC Porto". Porto Canal. Retrieved November 23, 2019.

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