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2009 NBA Draft: Tyreke Evans
Team Sacramento
Round 1
Selection 4
Position Guard
School Memphis
Year FR
Height 6-6
Weight 220
High School American Christian
Hometown Aston, PA
2009: Selected by Sacramento in 1st round (4th overall) of the NBA Draft...2010: NBA Rookie of the Year; NBA All-Rookie First Team...2013: Re-signed with Sacramento to a four-year deal worth $44 million, Traded to New Orelans in a three-team deal, July 10th.

The consensus National Freshman of the Year, Evans was named to five Freshman All-America teams as well, prompting him to apply for the NBA Draft after such a short stint with the Memphis Tigers...A finalist for both the Wooden Award and the Oscar Robertson Trophy, Evans was the only first-year player to earn such high praise and recognition...The 2009 Conference USA Freshman of the Year and a member of the All-C-USA First Team, Evans was an AP All-America honorable mention as he led the Tigers in scoring with 17.1 ppg...More than just a scorer who forced his way into the paint on many possessions, Evans set the program record for freshmen in terms of steals with 77...Averaged nearly five and a half rebounds and four assists per contest, shooting 45.5 percent from the field along the way...A true talent with a ton of energy, Evans needs to work on his perimeter accuracy in order to be a true force at the pro level.
2008 Stats
11/15 Fairfield24191270514532031
11/17 Massachusetts28191771415645062
11/20 Chattanooga20111040314543044
11/21 @Seton Hall21121030625762032
11/23 Xavier26121641315621121
12/2 Marist222413102215643032
12/13 @Georgetown35202481334733154
12/17 Ark-Little Rock2512921731442032
12/20 Syracuse235920114522262
12/22 Drexel18201481321342033
12/29 Cincinnati331415602551083272
12/31 Northeastern29271394502247153
1/3 Lamar332516112112354213
1/7 Marshall25111130508821033
1/10 @UCF29151062115652053
1/13 @Tulsa36231982513422043
1/17 UAB29241271904431123
1/21 Rice245410303354025
1/24 @Tennessee27171671217820024
1/28 @East Carolina28181881115641011
1/31 Houston32101350007750043
2/4 @SMU32261882813442010
2/7 @Gonzaga37221363706621122
2/11 Tulsa2813940501113222
2/14 @Southern Miss35191472333630033
2/18 SMU27131040503351332
2/21 @Texas-El Paso34251393426831334
2/26 @UAB2981430224630094
2/28 Southern Miss26141560233632141
3/4 @Houston352316100316741041
3/7 Tulane331717712461064122
3/12 Tulane35161450632542161
3/13 Houston248830204441253
3/14 Tulsa33181471314562312
3/19 CS-Northridge26151161203353043
3/21 Maryland32191371404452252
3/26 Missouri393325120914542051
Season Total10726325052303413847151198143772913389

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