Rich Laurel

Richard Laurel (born July 11, 1954) is an American former professional basketball player.

Rich Laurel
Personal information
Born (1954-07-11) July 11, 1954 (age 66)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Listed height6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Listed weight190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High schoolOverbrook
(Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
CollegeHofstra (1973–1977)
NBA draft1977 / Round: 1 / Pick: 19th overall
Selected by the Portland Trail Blazers
Playing career1977–1986
PositionShooting guard
Number5, 12
Career history
1977–1978Milwaukee Bucks
1978–1981Hurlingham Trieste
1982–1984AS Monaco Basket
1985–1986Basket Groot Willebroek
Career highlights and awards
Stats at

A 6'6" guard born in Philadelphia, Laurel played college basketball at Hofstra University, He played one season (1977–78) in the National Basketball Association as a member of the Milwaukee Bucks. Laurel scored 24 points in ten games.[1] He later played in Italy (Hurlingham Trieste),[2] France and Belgium.[citation needed]