Sean Colson

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Sean Colson
Personal information
Born (1975-07-01) July 1, 1975 (age 42)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Listed weight 175 lb (79 kg)
Career information
High school Maine Central Institute
(Pittsfield, Maine)
College Rhode Island (1994–1995)
Hagerstown CC (1995–1996)
Charlotte (1996–1998)
NBA draft 1998 / Undrafted
Playing career 1998–2010
Position Point guard
Career history
1998–1999 Grand Rapids Hoops (CBA)
1999 Pennsylvania ValleyDawgs (USBL)
1999–2000 Grand Rapids Hoops (CBA)
2000 Dodge City Legend (USBL)
2000 Trotamundos de Carabobo (Venezuela)
2000–2001 Grand Rapids Hoops (CBA)
2001 Atlanta Hawks
2001 Houston Rockets
2001–2002 Grand Rapids Hoops (CBA)
2002 Euro Roseto (Italy)
2002 Mobile Revelers (NBDL)
2003 Śląsk Wrocław (Poland)
2003 Dynamo Moscow Region (Russia)
2003–2004 Cimberio Novara (Italy)
2004 Kyiv (Ukraine)
2004–2006 Pepsi Caserta (Italy)
2006–2007 Cimberio Novara (Italy)
2007 Besançon BCD (France)
2007 Ironi Nahariya (Israel)
2007–2008 Hyères-Toulon (France)
2008 Erdemirspor (Turkey)
2009 ASK Riga (Latvia)
2009–2010 Antranik Beirut (Lebanon)
2010 Al Arabi (Kuwait)
2010 Toros de Aragua (Venezuela)
Career highlights and awards

Sean Tyree Colson (born July 1, 1975) is an American former professional basketball player. A 6'0" (1.83 m) point guard born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania,[1] he attended the University of Rhode Island, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and Hagerstown Junior College. He split the 2000-01 National Basketball Association season with the Atlanta Hawks and Houston Rockets.

Colson also played with the Dodge City Legend of the USBL,[2] the Grand Rapids Hoops of the CBA[3] and in Italy,[4] France, Turkey, Poland, Ukraine, Latvia, Lebanon, Kuwait, and Venezuela.[5]

Colson is currently head basketball coach at Martin Luther King High School in Philadelphia.


  1. ^ Sean Colson profile @
  2. ^ Latest News
  3. ^ Bullard goes on IR, Rockets sign CBA's Sean Colson @ Published February 27, 2001
  4. ^ Sean Colson player profile (in Italian)
  5. ^ Sean Colson profile @

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