Mikh McKinney

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Mikh McKinney
No. 26 – Chong Son Kung Fu
Position Point guard
League ASEAN Basketball League
Personal information
Born (1992-01-26) January 26, 1992 (age 26)
Nationality American / Filipino
Listed height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Listed weight 170 lb (77 kg)
Career information
High school Washington (Fremont, California)
College
NBA draft 2015 / Undrafted
Playing career 2015–present
Career history
2015–2016 Port of Antwerp Giants
2016–2017 Delaware 87ers
2018–present Chong Son Kung Fu
Career highlights and awards

Mikhael "Mikh" McKinney (born January 26, 1992) is a Filipino-American professional basketball player for the Chong Son Kung Fu of the ASEAN Basketball League. He played college basketball for Sacramento State and was the first player in the school's division I history to be named conference player of the year and an honorable mention All-American.

College career[edit]

McKinney, a point guard from Fremont, California, started his college career for Ohlone College of the NJCAA. After a season there, he transferred to Sacramento State. McKinney was a two-time unanimous first-team All-Big Sky Conference pick[1] and, in his senior season, was named the Big Sky Player of the Year.[2] For the season, he averaged 19.2 points, 4.9 assists, 2.8 rebounds and 2.4 steals per game.[3]

Professional career[edit]

After going undrafted in the 2015 NBA draft, McKinney signed a two-year contract with Port of Antwerp Giants of the Belgian League on July 27, 2015.[4] In 46 games, he averaged 7.8 points, 1.6 rebounds, 2.2 assists and 0.8 steals in 19.7 minutes.[5]

On October 30, 2016, McKinney was drafted in the second round by the Northern Arizona Suns during the 2016 NBA Development League Draft,[6] but was waived by the Suns on November 11.[7] On December 1, he was acquired by the Delaware 87ers.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Paterson, Bill (March 11, 2015). "Brian Katz built Sac State on the unsung talent of Mikh McKinney and Dylan Garrity". Sacramento Bee. Retrieved July 7, 2015.
  2. ^ Johnson, Raphielle (March 11, 2015). "Big Sky Tournament Preview and Postseason Awards". NBCSports.com. Retrieved July 7, 2015.
  3. ^ Asmus, Aaron (April 27, 2015). "McKinney earns multiple accolades, plays in prominent tournament". The State Hornet. Retrieved July 7, 2015.
  4. ^ "Antwerp Giants signs rookie Mikh McKinney to a two-year deal". Sportando.com. July 27, 2015. Retrieved July 29, 2015.
  5. ^ "Mikh McKinney Player Profile". RealGM.com. Retrieved December 2, 2016.
  6. ^ Emerick, Tyler (October 30, 2016). "NAZ Suns Draft 4 Players, Take Michael Bryson with 1st Pick". NBA.com. Retrieved November 6, 2016.
  7. ^ Cunningham, Cody (November 11, 2016). "NAZ Suns Name Opening Night Roster". NBA.com. Retrieved November 12, 2016.
  8. ^ Delaware 87ers (December 1, 2016). "ROSTER MOVES: #Sevens acquire Mikh..." Twitter.com. Retrieved December 2, 2016.

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