|Born||January 17, 1958|
|Listed height||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
|Listed weight||170 lb (77 kg)|
|High school|| Bryan Station |
|College||Florida State (1976–1980)|
|NBA draft||1980 / Round: 4 / Pick: 87th overall|
|Selected by the Los Angeles Lakers|
|1980||Los Angeles Lakers|
|Stats at Basketball-Reference.com|
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