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Thomas Edwin Workman (born November 14, 1944) is an American former professional basketball player.[1] He played in both the NBA and ABA between 1967 and 1971.[1]

Tom Workman
Personal information
Born (1944-11-14) November 14, 1944 (age 74)
Seattle, Washington
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Listed weight218 lb (99 kg)
Career information
High schoolBishop Blanchet (Seattle, Washington)
CollegeSeattle (1964–1967)
NBA draft1967 / Round: 1 / Pick: 8th overall
Selected by the St. Louis Hawks
Playing career1967–1971
PositionPower forward
Number12, 41, 40, 22, 55, 23, 22, 30
Career history
1967–1968St. Louis Hawks
19681969Baltimore Bullets
1969Detroit Pistons
19691970Los Angeles/Utah Stars
1970–1971Denver Rockets
Career highlights and awards
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

During his college career at Seattle University from 1964 to 1967, Workman scored 1,497 points.[2] He holds career averages of 19.2 points and 8.4 rebounds per game in his three seasons.[2] During his sophomore season in 1965–66, Workman played a large role in Seattle upsetting Texas Western, 74 to 72, as their only loss of a national championship-winning season.[2] He was twice named a First Team All-West Coast Conference player before being selected in the 1967 NBA draft as the eighth overall pick by the St. Louis Hawks.[2][3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Tom Workman ABA & NBA stats". basketball-reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved September 17, 2014.
  2. ^ a b c d "#4 in Seattle University History – Tom Workman". Seattle University. December 29, 2008. Retrieved September 17, 2014.
  3. ^ "Tom Workman". The Draft Review. Retrieved September 17, 2014.