Luke Whitehead

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Luke Whitehead
Personal information
Born (1981-02-09) February 9, 1981 (age 36)
Walnut Creek, California
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Listed weight 220 lb (100 kg)
Career information
High school St. Ignatius (San Francisco, California)
Oak Hill (Mouth of Wilson, Virginia)
College Louisville (2000–2004)
NBA draft 2004 / Undrafted
Playing career 2004–2009
Position Small forward
Career history
2004–2005 Kentucky Colonels (ABA)
2005 Daegu Orions (South Korea)
2005 Seoul SK Knights (South Korea)
2005–2006 Alba Berlin (Germany)
2006–2007 Sioux Falls Skyforce (D-League)
2007–2008 Iowa Energy (D-League)
2008–2009 Gold Coast Blaze (Australia)

Luke Edward Whitehead (born February 9, 1981) is an American former basketball player. Born in Walnut Creek, California, he played forward for the University of Louisville. In 2006, he was drafted in the NBA Development League's draft by the Sioux Falls Skyforce, but was later waived.[1][2]

Accident during game[edit]

He is probably most notable for a play where he landed heavily on his head:[3][when?] Against Coppin State December 12, 2001.