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2010 NBA Draft: Al-Farouq Aminu
Team LA Clippers
Round 1
Selection 8
Position Forward
School Wake Forest
Year SO
Height 6-9
Weight 215
High School Norcross
Hometown Norcross, GA
2010: Selected by LA Clippers in 1st round (8th overall) of the NBA Draft...2011: Traded to New Orleans in a five-player deal, Dec. 14th...2014: Signed with Dallas to a two-year deal worth $2.1 million.

Earned Third-Team All-American honors by some publications this past season while being tabbed an Honorable Mention AP All-American...Named First-Team all-district by the NABC and the USBWA...Named Second-Team All-ACC after leading the Demon Deacons in scoring (15.8), rebounding (10.7), blocks (44) and free throws (139)...Only player in the ACC to average a double-double this past season...Has posted 29 double-doubles in 62 career games...Named a Freshman All-American in 2008-09...Unanimous selection to the ACC All-Freshman Team...Projected to be a lottery pick...Terrific athlete with an incredible 7- foot-4 wingspan...Explosive around the basket...Outstanding rebounder...Non-stop motor...Solid midrange shooter...Could stand to add some more strength...Not much of a three-point threat...Inconsistent and needs to develop a better post game.
2009 Stats
11/13 Oral Roberts292513836491311122
11/15 @East Carolina26231281663923033
11/18 High Point272210806371031122
11/24 Winston-Salem St2213951231422034
11/28 William & Mary3511184038122031151
12/1 @Purdue271211315281033164
12/5 @Gonzaga2591141032500025
12/13 Elon201110305551010010
12/16 @UNC-Wilmington311712703581313134
12/20 NC State311811713671332173
12/28 @UNC Greensboro3623168166111731631
12/31 Richmond35167301026810224
1/3 Xavier41261911045131822334
1/9 @Miami-Florida36912303481200133
1/12 Maryland4124147010671312334
1/17 @Duke282218708461002112
1/20 @North Carolina311310503651112033
1/23 Virginia29108304461042152
1/28 @Georgia Tech33151662126802114
2/2 Miami-Florida326510427901434
2/6 @Virginia35139405371010332
2/9 Boston College35221281535821430
2/13 Georgia Tech331918723461004134
2/16 @Virginia Tech382515818831121223
2/20 @NC State341512603861402265
2/27 North Carolina3277212281012035
3/3 @Florida State280200013411245
3/7 Clemson331815606481212060
3/11 Miami-Florida25111030543700242
3/18 @Texas4120186264111511033
3/20 @Kentucky21161460462810013
Season Total970491374167181391331993324144449991

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