Andre Drummond

Andre Drummond

Drummond shooting a free throw in January 2014

No. 0 – Detroit Pistons

Position
Center

League
NBA

Personal information

Born
(1993-08-10) August 10, 1993 (age 23)
Mount Vernon, New York

Nationality
American

Listed height
6 ft 11 in (2.11 m)

Listed weight
279 lb (127 kg)

Career information

High school
St. Thomas More
(Oakdale, Connecticut)

College
Connecticut (2011–2012)

NBA draft
2012 / Round: 1 / Pick: 9th overall

Selected by the Detroit Pistons

Playing career
2012–present

Career history

2012–present
Detroit Pistons

Career highlights and awards

NBA All-Star (2016)
All-NBA Third Team (2016)
NBA rebounding leader (2016)
NBA All-Rookie Second Team (2013)
NBA Rising Stars Challenge MVP (2014)

Stats at NBA.com

Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Medals

Men’s basketball

Representing  United States

FIBA World Cup

2014 Spain
Team

FIBA World U17 Championship

2010 Hamburg
Team

FIBA Americas U16 Championship

2009 Argentina
Team

Andre Jamal Drummond (born August 10, 1993) is an American professional basketball player for the Detroit Pistons of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was one of the top rated basketball players in the high school class of 2011, and attended the University of Connecticut for his freshman year before declaring for the 2012 NBA draft. After being selected by Detroit in the first round with the ninth overall pick, he was named to the NBA All-Rookie Second Team. He was named an NBA All-Star for the first time in 2016.

Contents

1 High school career
2 College career

2.1 College statistics

3 Professional career

3.1 Detroit Pistons (2012–present)

3.1.1 Early years (2012–15)
3.1.2 First All-Star selection (2015–16)
3.1.3 2016–17 season

4 National team career
5 NBA career statistics

5.1 Regular season
5.2 Playoffs

6 References
7 External links

High school career[edit]
Born in Mount Vernon, New York to Jamaican parents,[1] Drummond started his high school career at Capital Preparatory Magnet School in Hartford, Connecticut. During his freshman year he averaged 12.7 points, 11.9 rebounds and 6.5 blocks per game.[2] He improved during his sophomore year at Capital Prep averaging 20.2 points, 16.6 rebounds, 7.2 blocks and 4.5 steals per game.[3] After two years at Capital Preparatory Magnet School, he transferred to St. Thomas More. At St. Thomas More in Oakdale, Connecticut, Drummo