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Thomas Edwin "Tom" 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 72)
Seattle, Washington
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Listed weight 218 lb (99 kg)
Career information
High school Bishop Blanchet (Seattle, Washington)
College Seattle (1964–1967)
NBA draft 1967 / Round: 1 / Pick: 8th overall
Selected by the St. Louis Hawks
Playing career 1967–1971
Position Power forward
Number 12, 41, 40, 22, 55, 23, 22, 30
Career history
1967–1968 St. Louis Hawks
19681969 Baltimore Bullets
1969 Detroit Pistons
1969–1970 Los Angeles Stars
1970 Utah Stars
1970–1971 Denver 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.