Sherell Ford

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Sherell Ford
Personal information
Born (1972-08-26) August 26, 1972 (age 46)
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Listed weight210 lb (95 kg)
Career information
High schoolProviso East (Maywood, Illinois)
CollegeUIC (1992–1995)
NBA draft1995 / Round: 1 / Pick: 26th overall
Selected by the Seattle SuperSonics
Playing career1995–2006
PositionSmall forward
Number1
Career history
1995–1996Seattle SuperSonics
1996La Crosse Bobcats
1996–1997Grand Rapids Hoops
1997–1999Yakima Sun Kings
1999–2000Ikaros Esperos
2000–2001Avtodor Saratov
2001–2002Sagesse Beirut
2002–2003Znicz Pruszków
2003–2004Maccabi Habik'a
2004–2005Peñarol de Mar del Plata
2006Mersin Büyükşehir Belediyesi
2006Deportivo Valdivia
Career highlights and awards
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Sherell Ford (born August 26, 1972) is an American retired professional basketball player born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

A 6'7" forward from the University of Illinois at Chicago, Ford was selected by the Seattle SuperSonics in the 1st round (26th overall) of the 1995 NBA Draft, and signed a three-year guaranteed $1.67 million contract. But Ford played only one NBA season, before being released by the team that selected him. In his brief NBA career, Ford played in 28 games and scored a total of 90 points.

While at Proviso East High School in Maywood, Illinois, Ford was teammate of fellow NBA players Michael Finley and Donnie Boyce.

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