Glen Whisby bio

Height: 6-8
Weight: 240
NBA Exp.: R
College: Southern Miss. `95
Birthdate: 6/29/72
Birthplace: Chicago, IL

After four seasons at Southern Mississippi (1991-95), Whisby was drafted by Fort Wayne Fury of the CBA in the second round (29th overall) of the `95 CBA Draft ... Not drafted by an NBA franchise ... Went overseas in 1995 (Gijon Baloncesto - Spain) ... The following season, spent the summer playing for the USBL's Florida Sharks, before going back to Spain to join Estudiantes Madrid ... In 1998-99, Whisby played with Pallacanestro Cantu' (Italy), where he averaged 12.6 ppg and 10.6 rpg (.538 FG%, .509 FT%) in 25 games ... Went back to Spain in 1999-2000 to play for Gijon ... In 2000, Whisby joined Aurora Basket Jesi (Italy), posting averages of 12.0 ppg and 12.1 rpg (.543 FG%, .488 FT%) in eight games ... In 2000-01, he played 28 games in Russia with Uniks Kazan, averaging 10.8 ppg and 9.7 rpg (.520 FG%, .580 FT%) ... Last season (2001-02), Whisby played in Turkey (Fenerbahce Spor Kulubu Istanbul) and tallied 17.3 ppg and 13.3 rpg (.510 FG%, .610 FT%) in 35 contests.