Quincy Acy

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Quincy Acy
No. 13 – Brooklyn Nets
Position Forward
League NBA
Personal information
Born (1990-10-06) October 6, 1990 (age 26)
Tyler, Texas
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Listed weight 240 lb (109 kg)
Career information
High school John Horn (Mesquite, Texas)
College Baylor (2008–2012)
NBA draft 2012 / Round: 2 / Pick: 37th overall
Selected by the Toronto Raptors
Playing career 2012–present
Career history
20122013 Toronto Raptors
2012–2013 Bakersfield Jam
2013–2014 Sacramento Kings
2014–2015 New York Knicks
2015–2016 Sacramento Kings
2016 Dallas Mavericks
2016–2017 Texas Legends
2017–present Brooklyn Nets
Career highlights and awards
  • Second-team All-Big 12 (2012)
  • Big 12 All-Defensive Team (2012)
  • Big 12 Sixth Man Award (2011)
Stats at NBA.com
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Quincy Jyrome Acy (born October 6, 1990) is an American professional basketball player for the Brooklyn Nets of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for Baylor University.

High school career[edit]

Acy attended John Horn High School in Mesquite, Texas. As a senior in 2007–08, he averaged 17.8 points and 7.8 rebounds per game. Considered a four-star recruit by Rivals.com, Acy was listed as the No. 25 power forward and the No. 84 player in the nation in 2008.[1]

College career[edit]

Acy defending Royce White on March 3, 2012

As a freshman at Baylor in 2008–09, Acy earned Big 12 All-Freshman team honors from the media and was named Big 12 Co-Rookie of the Week on November 24, 2008.[2] He ranked sixth on team in scoring (5.4) and fourth in rebounding (3.6), while leading Bears in blocked shots (34). He set Big 12 and Baylor records with 20 consecutive field goals made—he made his first 20 field goals of his career, starting on November 15 and ending on November 24.[3]

As a sophomore in 2009–10, Acy averaged 9.3 points and 5.1 rebounds per game as Baylor's sixth man. He was subsequently named to the Big 12 All-Reserve team by the media.[3]

As a junior in 2010–11, Acy averaged 12.4 points and 7.6 rebounds per game. In the first round of the Big 12 Men's Basketball Tournament, Acy recorded a team-high 21 points and a career-high 15 rebounds in a loss to Oklahoma. Following the season, he earned the Big 12 Sixth Man Award and was named All-Big 12 Honorable Mention.[3]

As a senior in 2011–12, Acy averaged 12.0 points and 7.4 rebounds per game. Following the season, he was named to the All-Big 12 second team and the Big 12 All-Defensive team.[3]

Professional career[edit]

Toronto Raptors (2012–2013)[edit]

On June 29, 2012, Acy was selected by the Toronto Raptors with the 37th overall pick in the 2012 NBA draft.[4] On July 16, 2012, he signed a multi-year contract with the Raptors.[5] He played sparingly for Toronto in 2012–13 and earned two assignments to the NBA Development League, where he played for the Bakersfield Jam.[6] On April 6, 2013, Acy scored a season-high 13 points in the Raptors' 100–83 loss to the Milwaukee Bucks.[7]

Sacramento Kings (2013–2014)[edit]

On December 9, 2013, Acy was traded, along Rudy Gay and Aaron Gray, to the Sacramento Kings in exchange for Greivis Vásquez, Patrick Patterson, John Salmons and Chuck Hayes.[8] Six days later, he made his debut for the Kings in a 106–91 win over the Houston Rockets, recording four points, three rebounds and one block in 13 minutes off the bench.[9]

New York Knicks (2014–2015)[edit]

On August 6, 2014, Acy was traded, along with Travis Outlaw, to the New York Knicks in exchange for Wayne Ellington and Jeremy Tyler.[10] He made his debut for the Knicks in their season opener on October 29, 2014, recording six points, six rebounds, one assist and one block in 21 minutes off the bench in a 104–80 loss to the Chicago Bulls.[11] On January 5, 2015, he recorded career highs of 19 points and 14 rebounds in a 105–83 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies.[12] He had a career-best season in 2014–15, averaging career highs in points (5.9), rebounds (4.4), assists (1.0), minutes (18.9) and games played (68).[13]

Second stint with Sacramento (2015–2016)[edit]

On July 22, 2015, Acy signed with the Sacramento Kings, returning to the franchise for a second stint.[14] On January 7, 2016, he scored a season-high 18 points in a 118–115 win over the Los Angeles Lakers.[15]

Dallas Mavericks and Texas Legends (2016–2017)[edit]

On July 20, 2016, Acy signed with the Dallas Mavericks.[16] On November 18, 2016, he was waived by the Mavericks after appearing in six games.[17] On November 28, 2016, he was acquired by the Los Angeles D-Fenders of the NBA Development League and then immediately traded to the Texas Legends, the Mavericks' D-League affiliate.[18] On December 1, 2016, he made his debut for the Legends in a 121–106 win over the Greensboro Swarm, recording 16 points, seven rebounds and two blocks in 17 minutes as a starter.[19] In 12 games for the Legends, he averaged 17.3 points, 8.1 rebounds, 1.2 assists, 1.6 steals and 2.1 blocks in 31.9 minutes.[20]

Brooklyn Nets (2017–present)[edit]

On January 10, 2017, Acy signed a 10-day contract with the Brooklyn Nets.[20] He made his debut for the Nets that night in a 117–97 loss to the Atlanta Hawks, playing the final 1:17 and scoring four points.[21] On January 20, he signed a second 10-day contract with the Nets.[22] The following day, he had a season-high 14 points off the bench in a 112–105 loss to the Charlotte Hornets.[23] On January 30, 2017, he signed a multi-year contract with the Nets.[24]

NBA career statistics[edit]

Legend
  GP Games played   GS  Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FG%  Field goal percentage  3P%  3-point field goal percentage  FT%  Free throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game  Bold  Career high

Regular season[edit]

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2012–13 Toronto 29 0 11.8 .560 .500 .816 2.7 .4 .4 .5 4.0
2013–14 Toronto 7 0 8.7 .429 .400 .625 2.1 .6 .6 .4 2.7
2013–14 Sacramento 56 0 14.0 .472 .200 .667 3.6 .4 .3 .4 2.7
2014–15 New York 68 22 18.9 .459 .300 .784 4.4 1.0 .4 .3 5.9
2015–16 Sacramento 59 29 14.8 .556 .388 .735 3.2 .5 .5 .4 5.2
2016–17 Dallas 6 0 8.0 .294 .125 .667 1.3 .0 .0 .0 2.2
Career 225 51 15.1 .494 .321 .749 3.5 .6 .4 .4 4.5

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Quincy Acy Recruiting Profile". Rivals.com. Retrieved July 2, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Acy Named Big 12 Co-Rookie of the Week". BaylorBears.com. November 24, 2008. Retrieved January 9, 2017. 
  3. ^ a b c d "Quincy Acy Bio". BaylorBears.com. Retrieved July 2, 2012. 
  4. ^ Sandritter, Mark (June 29, 2012). "Full 2012 NBA Draft Results: All 60 Picks". SBNation.com. Retrieved December 4, 2016. 
  5. ^ "Raptors Sign Draft Pick Quincy Acy". NBA.com. July 16, 2012. Retrieved December 4, 2016. 
  6. ^ "All-Time NBA Assignments". NBA.com. Retrieved January 9, 2017. 
  7. ^ "Quincy Acy 2012-13 Game Log". Basketball-Reference.com. Retrieved January 9, 2017. 
  8. ^ "Kings Acquire Rudy Gay, Quincy Acy and Aaron Gray from Toronto". NBA.com. December 9, 2013. Retrieved December 9, 2013. 
  9. ^ Gonzalez, Antonio (December 15, 2013). "Gay scores 26 to lead Kings past Rockets 106-91". NBA.com. Retrieved December 4, 2016. 
  10. ^ "Knicks Acquire Quincy Acy, Travis Outlaw". NBA.com. August 6, 2014. Retrieved August 6, 2014. 
  11. ^ Mahoney, Brian (October 29, 2014). "Gasol, Bulls blow out Knicks in Rose's return". NBA.com. Retrieved December 4, 2016. 
  12. ^ Stukenborg, Phil (January 5, 2015). "Conley scores 22, Memphis sends Knicks to 12th straight loss". NBA.com. Retrieved January 9, 2017. 
  13. ^ "Quincy Acy 2014-15 Game Log". Basketball-Reference.com. Retrieved January 9, 2017. 
  14. ^ "Kings Sign Quincy Acy, Seth Curry and Duje Dukan". NBA.com. July 22, 2015. Retrieved July 22, 2015. 
  15. ^ "Quincy Acy 2015-16 Game Log". Basketball-Reference.com. Retrieved January 9, 2017. 
  16. ^ Ahmadi, Arya (July 20, 2016). "Mavericks sign forward Quincy Acy". Mavs.com. Retrieved July 20, 2016. 
  17. ^ "Mavericks sign free agent guard Jonathan Gibson". Mavs.com. November 18, 2016. Retrieved November 18, 2016. 
  18. ^ "Legends Acquire Quincy Acy in Trade with Los Angeles". NBA.com. November 28, 2016. Retrieved November 30, 2016. 
  19. ^ "Legends Cruise Past Swarm". NBA.com. December 1, 2016. Retrieved December 4, 2016. 
  20. ^ a b "Brooklyn Nets Sign Quincy Acy". NBA.com. January 10, 2017. Retrieved January 10, 2017. 
  21. ^ "Hawks win 7th straight, defeat skidding Nets 117-97". ESPN.com. January 10, 2017. Retrieved January 10, 2017. 
  22. ^ "Brooklyn Nets Sign Quincy Acy to Second 10-Day Contract". NBA.com. January 20, 2017. Retrieved January 20, 2017. 
  23. ^ "Kidd-Gilchrist, Batum lead Hornets past Nets 112-105". ESPN.com. January 21, 2017. Retrieved January 22, 2017. 
  24. ^ "Brooklyn Nets Sign Quincy Acy to Multi-year Contract". NBA.com. January 30, 2017. Retrieved January 30, 2017. 

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