Lou Roe

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Lou Roe
Personal information
Born (1972-07-14) July 14, 1972 (age 46)
Atlantic City, New Jersey
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Listed weight 220 lb (100 kg)
Career information
High school Atlantic City
(Atlantic City, New Jersey)
College UMass (1991–1995)
NBA draft 1995 / Round: 2 / Pick: 30th overall
Selected by the Detroit Pistons
Playing career 1995–2012
Position Power forward
Number 3, 21
Career history
1995–1996 Detroit Pistons
1996–1997 Golden State Warriors
1997–1998 Unicaja Málaga
1998 Rockford Lightning
1998–1999 Polti Cantù
1999–2000 Quad City Thunder
2000 Drac Inca
2000–2002 Gijón Baloncesto
2002–2004 Lucentum Alicante
2004–2006 Caja San Fernando
2006–2007 Seoul SK Knights
2007 Palma Aqua Magica
2007 Tau Cerámica
2007–2008 Palma Aqua Magica
2008 Polaris World Murcia
2008–2009 Gipuzkoa BC
2009–2010 Tenerife
2010–2011 Halcones UV Xalapa
2011–2012 Regatas Corrientes
Career highlights and awards
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Louis Marquel "Lou" Roe (born July 14, 1972) is an American former professional basketball player.

College playing career[edit]

Roe played collegiate basketball at the University of Massachusetts (UMass), with the Minutemen, where in 1995, he was the Atlantic 10 Player of the Year, and a consensus Second Team All-American.

Professional playing career[edit]

Roe was selected by the Detroit Pistons, in the 2nd round (30th overall) of the 1995 NBA Draft. Roe played in two NBA seasons with the Pistons and Golden State Warriors. In his brief NBA career, he appeared in 66 games, and scored a total of 130 points.

After his NBA career wound up, Roe played professionally in the CBA, Spain, South Korea, Italy, Mexico and Argentina.

Post playing career[edit]

Roe was working with the men's basketball team at the University of Massachusetts, in an administrative role, assisting his former UMass teammate and former head coach, Derek Kellogg.[1]


Lou Roe is an undergraduate student at the University of Massachusetts Amherst through the University Without Walls program.[1]



  1. ^ a b Former Minuteman Lou Roe excited to join Derek Kellogg's staff at UMass, Daily Hampshire Gazette [1]

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