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Denver Nuggets | #9 | Guard

Davon

Reed

PPG

4.4

RPG

2.3

APG

1.1

PIE

8.3

6'5" | 206lb | 27 years

Player Bio

Davon Malcolm Reed was born in Princeton, NJ on June 11, 1995. The son of David and Rose Reed, Davon attended Princeton Day School before spending four seasons at the University of Miami. Reed finished his career among the Hurricanes' all-time leaders in games played (4th), consecutive starts (4th), three-point field goal percentage (5th), minutes played (5th), consecutive games with a three-point field goal made (5th), three-point field goals made (7th), starts (8th), three-point field goal attempts (8th) and scoring (16th). As a senior in 2016-17, Reed was named to both the All-ACC Third Team and the ACC All-Defensive Team. He averaged 14.9 points, 4.8 rebounds, 2.4 assists and 1.3 steals per game. Reed graduated from Miami with a degree in Sports Administration, as well a Communications & Marketing minor. In 2017, he received the ACC's Skip Prosser Award as the conference's top basketball scholar-athlete. Follow Reed on Twitter @ClutchREED_5. Reed improved in each of his four seasons with Miami under coach Jim Larranaga. The 6-5 guard mainly came off the bench as a freshman in support of Rion Brown and Garrius Adams. He started throughout December and provided 10 points in a loss to Virginia Tech and seven assists in a win over Loyola (Maryland) to show glimpses for the future. Reed started 21 games as a sophomore and averaged 8.2 points. He hit 45.7 percent of his 3-pointers. Miami played in the NIT and Reed had 10 points and 12 rebounds, his first double-double, in a win over Richmond. As an upperclassman, the guard was a mainstay in the Hurricane starting lineup. He averaged 11.1 points and 4.1 rebounds in his junior season. Miami advanced to the Sweet 16 and Reed had 10 points and 12 rebounds in a win over Buffalo. As a senior, the guard was named to the ACC All-Defense and Third Team All-ACC team after averaging 14.9 points, 4.8 rebounds and 2.4 assists.