Lou Roe

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Lou Roe
Personal information
Born (1972-07-14) July 14, 1972 (age 43)
Atlantic City, New Jersey
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Listed weight 220 lb (100 kg)
Career information
High school Atlantic City
(Atlantic City, New Jersey)
College UMass (1991–1995)
NBA draft 1995 / Round: 2 / Pick: 30th overall
Selected by the Detroit Pistons
Pro career 1995–2012
Position Power forward
Career history
1995–1996 Detroit Pistons
1996–1997 Golden State Warriors
1997–1998 Unicaja Málaga (Spain)
1998 Rockford Lightning (CBA)
1998–1999 Polti Cantù (Italy)
1999–2000 Quad City Thunder (CBA)
2000 Drac Inca (Spain)
2000–2002 Gijón Baloncesto (Spain)
2002–2004 Lucentum Alicante (Spain)
2004–2006 Caja San Fernando (Spain)
2006–2007 Seoul SK Knights (South Korea)
2007 Palma Aqua Magica (Spain 2nd)
2007 Tau Cerámica (Spain)
2007–2008 Palma Aqua Magica (Spain 2nd)
2008 Polaris World Murcia (Spain)
2008–2009 Gipuzkoa BC
2009–2010 Tenerife (Spain 2nd)
2010–2011 Halcones UV Xalapa (Mexico)
2011–2012 Regatas Corrientes (Argentina)
Career highlights and awards
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Louis Marquel "Lou" Roe (born July 14, 1972) is an American former professional basketball player who was selected by the Detroit Pistons in the 2nd round (30th overall) of the 1995 NBA Draft. Roe played in two NBA seasons with the Pistons and Golden State Warriors. In his brief NBA career, he appeared in 66 games and scored a total of 130 points. He played collegiately at the University of Massachusetts (UMass) where in 1995 he was the Atlantic 10 Player of the Year, and a consensus second team All-American.

After his NBA career wound up, Roe played professionally in the CBA, Spain, South Korea, Italy, Mexico and Argentina. He is currently working with the men's basketball team at the University of Massachusetts in an administrative role, assisting his former UMass teammate and current head coach Derek Kellogg.[1]


Lou Roe is an undergraduate student at the University of Massachusetts Amherst through the University Without Walls program.[1]



  1. ^ a b Former Minuteman Lou Roe excited to join Derek Kellogg's staff at UMass, Daily Hampshire Gazette [1]

External links[edit]