Cory Alexander

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Cory Alexander
Personal information
Born (1973-06-22) June 22, 1973 (age 45)
Waynesboro, Virginia
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Listed weight 185 lb (84 kg)
Career information
High school Waynesboro (Waynesboro, Virginia)
Flint Hill Prep, Oakton, VA[1]
Oak Hill Academy
(Mouth of Wilson, Virginia)
College Virginia (1991–1995)
NBA draft 1995 / Round: 1 / Pick: 29th overall
Selected by the San Antonio Spurs
Playing career 1995–2005
Position Point guard
Number 1, 7, 2, 12
Career history
19951998 San Antonio Spurs
19982000 Denver Nuggets
2001 Orlando Magic
2002–2003 Roanoke Dazzle
2003–2004 Virtus Roma
2004–2005 Roanoke Dazzle
2005 Charlotte Bobcats
Career NBA statistics
Points 1,677 (5.5 ppg)
Rebounds 481 (1.6 rpg)
Assists 834 (2.7 apg)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Cory Lynn Alexander (born June 22, 1973) is an American former professional basketball player who is now an announcer for college basketball.

After a career at the University of Virginia (having graduated with a degree in psychology), Alexander was the 29th overall selection in the 1995 NBA Draft, chosen by the San Antonio Spurs. He played for the Spurs, the Denver Nuggets, the Orlando Magic and, after a three-year absence from the NBA, the Charlotte Bobcats. His NBA career averages include 5.5 points and 2.7 assists per game. He later became a commentator for the ACC Network (Raycom Sports). Cory is currently working for ESPN as a college basketball commentator. He also runs Cory Alexander Basketball School in Richmond, VA.

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
1995–96 San Antonio 60 0 9.3 .406 .394 .640 0.7 2.0 0.5 0.0 2.8
1996–97 San Antonio 80 6 18.2 .396 .373 .736 1.5 3.2 1.0 0.2 7.2
1997–98 San Antonio 37 3 13.5 .414 .313 .676 1.3 1.9 0.7 0.1 4.5
1997–98 Denver 23 19 34.7 .435 .411 .846 4.3 6.0 2.0 0.3 14.0
1998–99 Denver 36 4 21.6 .373 .286 .841 2.1 3.3 1.0 0.1 7.3
1999–00 Denver 29 2 11.3 .286 .257 .773 1.4 2.0 0.8 0.1 2.8
2000–01 Orlando 26 0 8.7 .321 .250 .667 1.0 1.4 0.6 0.0 2.0
2004–05 Charlotte 16 1 12.6 .327 .421 .750 1.8 2.3 0.6 0.1 3.1
Career 307 35 15.8 .389 .354 .756 1.6 2.7 0.9 0.1 5.5

Playoffs[edit]

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
1996 San Antonio 9 0 7.8 .417 .200 .714 1.0 1.0 0.2 0.0 2.9
Career 9 0 7.8 .417 .200 .714 1.0 1.0 0.2 0.0 2.9

References[edit]

  1. ^ Huff, Donald (7 February 1990). "No. 5 Flint Hill shows Harker the way to be". Washington Post. Retrieved 15 January 2018. 

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