NBA DRAFT 2001
Gerald Jermaine Wallace
Childersburg HS, Childersburgh, Ala.
July 23, 1982
Selected in the first round (25th pick overall) by the Sacramento Kings.
Early entry candidate for the 2001 NBA Draft.
Played in 36 games as a freshman, making two starts.
Finished 18th in the SEC in rebounding (6.0 rpg).
Named to Southeastern Conference All-Freshman Team.
Averaged 9.8 points in reserve role.
Scored in double figures 16 times.
Finished second on the team with 84 offensive rebounds.
Had two double-doubles, totaling 13 points and 11 rebounds against Seton Hall and 14 points and 17 rebounds vs. Wofford.
Had four 20-plus scoring games, including 27 points vs. Grambling, 26 vs. Akron, 22 vs. Louisville and 22 vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff.
Had three double-digit rebounding games.
Ranked first on the team in steals (42) and finished second in blocked shots (37).
Had 11 points and nine rebounds at Purdue.
Had eight points and 12 rebounds vs. Auburn.
Totaled 13 points and nine rebounds at Vanderbilt.
Had 10 points and eight rebounds vs. South Carolina.
As a senior at Childersburg High School, was the 2000 Naismith National High School Player of the Year and the USA Today National Player of the Year.
Averaged 32 points and 13.8 rebounds.
Named "Mr. Basketball" in the state of Alabama.
Named First Team All-State in both his junior and senior seasons.
Scored 2,477 career points and grabbed 1,236 career rebounds.
|Three-point field goals: 11-for-63 (.175)