Men's Basketball

LMU LIONS IN THE PROS

NBA Draft Selections

 

1953

John Kurtz 4th Rochester Royals
1962 Jerry Grote 4th St. Louis Hawks
1962 Ed Bento 8th Cincinnati Royals
1968 Rick Adelman 7th San Diego Rockets
1971 Jim Haderlein 8th San Francisco Warriors
1971 Richard Dixon 14th Chicago Bulls
1973 Steve Smith 7th Golden State Warriors
1978 Stan Stewart 7th Houston Rockets
1979 Greg Hunter 10th San Diego Clippers
1983 Greg Goorjian 9th Golden State Warriors
1986 Keith Smith 2nd Milwaukee Bucks
1986 Forrest McKenzie 3rd San Antonio Spurs
1988 Corey Gaines 3rd Seattle Supersonics
1990 Bo Kimble 1st Los Angeles Clippers
2001 Peter Cornell FA Los Angeles Lakers

 

CBA Draft Selections

Yr. Player Rd Team
1988 Mike Yoest 4th Rockford Lightning
1990 Jeff Fryer 3rd Albany Patroons
1992 Terrell Lowery 6th Quad City Thunder
1998 Peter Cornell 6th Connecticut Pride

 

NBA Summer League

Yr. Player -- Team
2012 Drew Viney -- Miami Heat
2013 Drew Viney -- Los Angeles Lakers
2013 Ashley Hamilton -- Sacramento Kings

 

National Team Experience

Yr. Player/Coach Country Competition
1959 Richard Baker U.S.A. World Championships - Santiago, Chile
1960 Pete Newell (HC) U.S.A. Olympic Games - Rome, Italy
1989 Hank Gathers U.S.A. Copaba Qualifier - Mexico City, Mexico (DNP)
2004 Matthew Knight Australia U19 World Championships - New Zealand
2004 Damian Martin Australia U19 World Championships - New Zealand
2012 Ashley Hamilton Great Britian National Team Olympic Qualifiers - London, England
2012 Chris Ayer Great Britian National Team Olympic Qualifiers - London, England
2013 Ayodeji Egbeyemi Nigeria FIBA Stankovic Continental Cup - Lanzhou/Guangzhou, China

 

NBA Veteran Statistics
Rick Adelman

Year	Team	G	FGA	FGM	FTA	FTM	RB	AST	PTS	AVG
1968-69	San Diego	77	449	177	204	131	216	238	485	6.3
1969-70	San Diego	35	247	96	91	68	81	113	260	7.4
1970-71	Portland	81	895	378	369	267	282	380	1023	12.6
1971-72	Portland	80	753	329	201	151	229	413	809	10.1
1972-73	Portland	76	525	214	102	73	157	294	501	6.6
1973-74	Chicago	55	170	64	76	54	69	56	182	3.3
1974-75	Chicago-N.O.-K.C.	58	291	123	103	73	95	112	319	5.5
Totals		462	3330	1381	1146	817	1129	1606	3579	7.7

Corey Gaines

Year	Team	G	FGA	FGM	FTA	FTM	RB	AST	PTS	AVG
1988-89	New Jersey	32	64	27	16	12	19	67	67	2.1
1989-90	Philadelphia	9	12	4	4	1	5	26	10	1.1
1990-91	Denver	10	70	28	26	22	14	91	83	8.3
1993-94	New York Knicks	18	20	9	15	13	13	30	33	1.8
1994-95	Philadelphia	11	51	24	11	5	18	33	55	5.0
Totals		80	217	92	72	53	69	247	248	3.1

Norman Glick

Year	Team	G	FGA	FGM	FTA	FTM	RB	AST	PTS	AVG
1949-50	Minneapolis	1	1	1	0	0	0	1	2	2.0

Jerry Grote

Year	Team	G	FGA	FGM	FTA	FTM	RB	AST	PTS	AVG
1964-65	Los Angeles Lakers	11	11	6	2	2	4	4	14	1.3

Bo Kimble

Year	Team	G	FGA	FGM	FTA	FTM	RB	AST	PTS	AVG
1990-91	Los Angeles Clippers	62	418	159	100	68	119	76	429	6.9
1991-92	Los Angeles Clippers	34	111	44	31	20	32	17	112	3.3
1992-93	New York Knicks	9	33	14	8	3	11	5	33	3.7
Totals		105	562	217	139	91	162	98	574	5.5

Forrest McKenzie

Year	Team	G	FGA	FGM	FTA	FTM	RB	AST	PTS	AVG
1986-87	San Antonio	6	28	7	2	2	7	1	17	2.8

Keith Smith

Year	Team	G	FGA	FGM	FTA	FTM	RB	AST	PTS	AVG
1986-87	Milwaukee	42	150	57	28	21	32	43	138	3.3

LIONS OVERSEAS
Recent years has seen many Lions go play professionally internationally. Those recent players include: Chris Ayer, Charles Brown, Sherman Gay, Matthew Knight, Greg Lakey, Damian Martin, Adoyah Miller, Wes Wardrop, Vernon Teel, and Drew Viney.

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