Yang Hee-jong

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This is a Korean name; the family name is Yang.
Yang Hee-Jong
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No. 11 – Anyang KGC
Position Forward
League Korean Basketball League
Personal information
Born (1984-05-11) May 11, 1984 (age 32)
South Korea
Nationality South Korean
Listed height 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Career information
High school Samil Commercial
College Yonsei University
Playing career 2007–present
Career history
2007–present Anyang KGC
2009–2011 Sangmu (military service)

Yang Hee-Jong (born 11 May 1984) is a South Korean professional basketball player. He plays for the Anyang KGC of the Korean Basketball League. Lee also plays for the South Korea national basketball team and made his senior national team debut at the FIBA Asia Championship 2007.[1] He also competed for the junior team at the 2003 World Junior Championship.

At the FIBA Asia Championship 2009, Lee had his best individual tournament to date and helped the Koreans to a seventh-place finish while averaging a 12 points and 4.9 rebounds per game.[2] Despite his efforts, Korea failed to qualify for the semifinals of the tournament for the first time in their 25 tournament appearances.


  1. ^ Player Profile at FIBA.com
  2. ^ Profile at FIBA.com

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