Full Name: Ricondo Taiwan Crutchfield
Position: Guard / Forward
Height/Weight: 6-6 / 210
Birthdate: April 15, 1979 (Norristown, PA)
High School: Norristown HS (Norristown, PA)
College: Philadelphia University
Played with the Kansas Cagerz in the USBL in the summer of 2003, averaging 12.1 points and 4.5 rebounds in 17 games. Played with the Furstenfeld Panthers in the Austrian League in 2002-03, joining the team for the playoffs. Averaged 22.5 points and 4.5 rebounds while shooting 65.6 percent from the field in eight games. Selected by the Mobile Revelers in the 11th round (#85 pick overall) of the 2002 NBDL Draft. Played with the Florida Sea Dragons in the USBL in the summer of 2002, averaging 11.7 points and 3.0 rebounds in 24 games. Started 2001-02 season with Ciudad de Algeciras in the Spanish LEB League, averaging 13.1 points in eight games. Joined the Fayetteville Patriots in the NBDL, averaging 5.2 points in 21 games. Played briefly for the Atlantic City Seagulls in the USBL in the summer of 2001, averaging 8.7 points and 3.3 rebounds in three games. Also played with the Philadelphia Force in the NRL.
Played final two seasons of collegiate career at Philadelphia University, after starting at Mercer County Community College in New Jersey. Finished career as the 31st all-time leading scorer in Philadelphia University history with 1,144 points in only two seasons. Also ranks second all-time in three-point field goals made (210) and attempted (508). Holds the top two spots in the school record books for single-season three point field goals made and attempted. Was a two-time All-NYCAC selection.
As a senior, averaged 18.4 points and 5.9 rebounds. Started all 31 games. Ranked second on the team in scoring, blocked shots and steals, and third in rebounding. Led team in scoring nine times, with 18 games of 20 or more points, including a stretch of 11 straight games. Scored a season-high 29 points against St. Thomas Aquinas. Posted a double-double of 27 points and 10 rebounds against Bridgeport. Scored 26 points and grabbed eight rebounds against West Chester. Scored 25 points, grabbed seven rebounds and matched a season-high with seven assists at Dowling. Earned Second Team Division I All-American honors from Basketball Times.
As a junior, averaged 21.3 points and 7.0 rebounds. Started 26 of 27 games. Led team in scoring (ranking 18th nationally) and ranked second on the team in rebounding. Posted five double-doubles while scoring in double figures in every game. Scored career-high 31 points and grabbed seven rebounds against Concordia. Tallied 24 points and career-high 14 rebounds at LIU-C.W. Post. Registered 29 points and 10 rebounds at New Jersey Tech. Scored 23 points and pulled down 10 rebounds against Mercy. Exploded for 30 points in Philadelphia University debut against Pace. Was named to the Herb Good Philadelphia-Area Small College All-Star team.