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Encyclopedia > Randolph Childress

Randolph Childress (born September 21, 1972, in Washington, D.C.) is an American professional basketball player who currently plays in Italy for Pepsi Juvecaserta. He was selected by the Detroit Pistons in the 1st round (19th overall) of the 1995 NBA Draft. Childress played in two NBA seasons for the Pistons and Portland Trail Blazers, averaging 2.4 ppg in his career. He played collegiately at Wake Forest University. September 21 is the 264th day of the year (265th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1972 (MCMLXXII) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Nickname: Motto: Justitia Omnibus (Justice for All) Location of Washington, D.C., in relation to the states Maryland and Virginia Coordinates: , Country United States Federal District District of Columbia Government  - Mayor Adrian M. Fenty (D)  - District Council Chairperson: Vincent C. Gray (D) Ward 1: Jim Graham (D) Ward 2: Jack... Basketball is a team sport in which two teams of five active players each try to score points against one another by throwing a ball through a 10-foot high hoop (the basket) under organized rules. ... The Detroit Pistons are a National Basketball Association (NBA) team based in the Detroit metropolitan area. ... 1995 NBA Draft - 28 June 1995 - Toronto, Ontario Round 1 See also: List of NBA Drafts, NBA Draft ... The Portland Trail Blazers are a professional basketball team based in Portland, Oregon. ... Wake Forest University is a private, coeducational university located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. ...


At Wake Forest, Childress averaged 18.4 points per game for his four year career highlighted by one of the most outstanding ACC Tournament performances of all time in 1995. Named tournament MVP, Childress carried the Demon Deacons to the title, averaging 35.7 points and 7 assists per game in the process. Against a UNC team featuring Jerry Stackhouse and Rasheed Wallace in the finals, Childress was the best player on the court, scoring 37 with 7 assists and hitting a game-winning jumper with 7 seconds left. He was honored as the ACC Male Athlete of the Year in 1995. Childress's NBA career was cut short by a torn ACL and disagreements with Portland Trail Blazers coach P. J. Carlesimo. The Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) is one of the oldest collegiate athletic leagues in the United States. ... Year 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full 1995 Gregorian calendar). ... NCAA Tournament Champions 1957, 1982, 1993, 2005 NCAA Tournament Final Four 1946, 1957, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1972, 1977, 1981, 1982, 1991, 1993, 1995, 1997, 1998, 2000, 2005 Conference Tournament Champions 1957, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1972, 1975, 1977, 1979, 1981, 1982, 1989, 1991, 1994, 1997, 1998, 2007 Conference Regular Season Champions... Jerry Darnell Stackhouse (born November 5, 1974 in Kinston, North Carolina) is an American National Basketball Association player who currently plays both shooting guard and small forward for the Dallas Mavericks. ... Rasheed Abdul Wallace (born September 17, 1974, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is an American professional basketball player in the National Basketball Association. ... The Atlantic Coast Conference Athlete of the Year award is given to the male and female athlete who show extraordinary talent throughout the entire season. ... Year 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full 1995 Gregorian calendar). ... The anterior cruciate ligament (or ACL) is one of the four major ligaments of the knee. ... The Portland Trail Blazers are a professional basketball team based in Portland, Oregon. ... Peter J. (P. J.) Carlesimo (born May 30, 1949 in Scranton, Pennsylvania) is a college and professional basketball coach, and son of Peter A. Carlesimo who was the longtime coach and athletic director at the University of Scranton and Fordham University. ...


Childress played ten games for the Sydney Kings in the 2000-01 Australian National Basketball League season.[1] The Sydney Kings are a basketball team competing in the National Basketball League in Australia. ... The National Basketball League is Australias top-level professional basketball competition. ...


Notes

  1. ^ http://www.smh.com.au/articles/2003/01/09/1041990049201.html Retrieved October 2, 2006
Preceded by
Charlie Ward
ACC Male Athlete of the Year
1995
Succeeded by
Kris Benson

 
 

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