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Ricky Shields

Position: Guard
Height/Weight: 6-4/195
Personal: Born July 27, 1982 (Upper Marlboro, Md.)
High School: Hargrave Military Academy (Chatam,Va.)
College: Rutgers

In 2009-10, appeared 27 games with Helios Domzale of the Adriatic League and Premier A Slovenian League, averaging 10.9 points per game … In 2008-09, averaged 15.5 points in 25 games with Krka Novo Mesto of Slovenia … Played for the Nebraska Cranes in the USBL in the summer of 2006, averaging 13.9 points and 3.9 rebounds in 31 games … Played in eight games with Polonia in Poland in 2005-06, averaging 14.0 points in 26.5 minutes a contest … Also appeared in 12 games for the Florida Flame of the NBA D-League, averaging 3.5 points … Participated in NBA training camp with the New Jersey Nets in the fall of 2005 …Originally an early entry candidate for the 2004 NBA Draft before withdrawing his name from consideration … Finished collegiate career as the eighth all-time leading scorer in Rutgers history with 1,579 points. Is also the all-time leader in three-point field goals made (265) and three-point field goals attempted (742). Started 116 of 121 career games.