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Detroit Pistons | #25 | Forward

Tyler

Cook

PPG

4.9

RPG

3.0

APG

0.5

PIE

8.8

6'8" | 255lb | 23 years

Player Bio

PROFESSIONAL CAREER

HOW ACQUIRED: Claimed off waivers by the Cleveland Cavaliers on October 19, 2019.

BEFORE NBA

COLLEGE CAREER: Played three seasons at the University of Iowa, appearing in 93 games (92 starts) and averaging 14.1 points, 6.7 rebounds and 1.8 assists in 28.0 minutes per contest…also shot .542 from the field…one of nine players in program history to total more than 1,300 points and 600 rebounds as a junior in 2018-19, played in 33 games (all starts), averaging 14.5 points, 7.6 rebounds and 2.4 assists in 30.8 minutes per game while shooting .510 from the field…earned All-Big Ten Second Team (media), All-Big Ten Third Team (coaches) and NABC All-District (7) Second Team…Second-Team All-Big Ten selection by the media and third team by the coaches… USBWA All-District and NABC Second Team All-District honoree…voted to the 2K Empire Classic All-Tournament Team…during his sophomore campaign in 2017-18, appeared in 33 games (all starts), averaging 15.3 points, 6.8 rebounds and 1.8 assists in 28.0 minutes…also went .566 from the field…earned All-Big Ten Honorable Mention (media/coaches)…joined Greg Stokes as the only Hawkeyes to total more than 500 points and 200 rebounds their sophomore season…also boasted the second best field goal percentage (.566, 192-of-339) by an Iowa sophomore…poured in a career-best 29 points (8-of-11 FG, 13-of-16 FT) in win over UAB…in his freshman season in 2016-17, played in 27 games (26 starts), averaging 12.3 points, 5.3 rebounds and 1.0 assist in 24.5 minutes while shooting .554 from the field…All-Freshman Team honoree...earned the team’s co-Newcomer of the Year Award.