Travis Grant

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Travis Grant
Personal information
Born (1950-01-01) January 1, 1950 (age 67)
Clayton, Alabama
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Listed weight 215 lb (98 kg)
Career information
High school Barbour County Training School
(Clayton, Alabama)
College Kentucky State (1968–1972)
NBA draft 1972 / Round: 1 / Pick: 13th overall
Selected by the Los Angeles Lakers
Playing career 1972–1976
Position Small forward
Number 33, 42, 5
Career history
19721973 Los Angeles Lakers
19731975 San Diego Conquistadors (ABA)
1975–1976 Kentucky Colonels (ABA)
1976 Indiana Pacers (ABA)
Career NBA and ABA statistics
Points 2,767 (13.8 ppg)
Rebounds 819 (4.1 rpg)
Assists 211 (1.0 apg)
Stats at
College Basketball Hall of Fame
Inducted in 2009

Travis Grant (born January 1, 1950)[1] is a retired American professional basketball player.


He is most known for being the all-time leading scorer in men's NCAA college basketball history while at Kentucky State University by amassing 4,045 points.[2]


Grant was a first round pick of the Los Angeles Lakers in the 1972 NBA Draft and of the Utah Stars in the 1972 ABA Draft.[3] Grant played professionally in the National Basketball Association and American Basketball Association from 1972 to 1976, for the Los Angeles Lakers, San Diego Conquistadors and Indiana Pacers. His best season came in 1974-75 for the San Diego Conquistadors when he averaged 25.2 points per game and 6.2 rebounds per game with a 54.4% field goal percentage.[1][3]