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Gilbert Brown (basketball)

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Nationality  American
Name  Gilbert Brown
Education  South Kent School
College  Pittsburgh (2006–2011)
Weight  98 kg

Listed weight  215 lb (98 kg)
Height  1.98 m
Listed height  6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Role  Basketball Player
Position  Small forward, Swingman
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League  Israeli Basketball Premier League
Born  September 5, 1987 (age 28) Harrisburg, Pennsylvania (1987-09-05)
High school  South Kent School (South Kent, Connecticut)
Number  11 (Pittsburgh Panthers men's basketball / Swingman)
Similar People  Gary McGhee, Brad Wanamaker, Ashton Gibbs, Tray Woodall, Landon Milbourne

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Gilbert Brown (born September 5, 1987) is an American professional basketball player who last played for Ironi Nahariya of the Israeli Basketball Premier League. He played college basketball at the University of Pittsburgh.


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High school career

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Brown attended high school at South Kent Prep in South Kent, Connecticut, where he was coached by Raphael Chillious. Serving as captain his senior year, he averaged 24.5 points, 6.5 rebounds and 4.0 assists per game, leading South Kent to a 17–17 record. Upon his graduation in 2006, Brown was South Kent Prep's all-time leading scorer with 1,157 points. He was ranked as the nation's No. 62 recruit and the nation's No. 19 shooting guard by, ranked as the nation's No. 66 recruit and No. 14 shooting guard nationally by, and ranked the nation's No. 93 recruit by USA Today.


While Pittsburgh head coach Jamie Dixon originally planned on putting Brown in the starting lineup, an early season injury cut his freshman year short. After averaging just 4.3 minutes through three games, Brown received a medical redshirt due to an ankle injury and mononucleosis.


Brown played in all 37 games as redshirt freshman and started his first game for the Panthers in place of injured senior Mike Cook on December 29, 2007 at Dayton. He finished the year with 15 starts, averaging 22.0 minutes, 6.5 points, 3.1 assists and 1.5 rebounds per game helping Pittsburgh to a Big East tournament championship.


After missing the season's first four games due to a stress fracture in his left foot, Brown played in 32 games off the bench averaging 19.4 minutes, 5.4 points, 3.1 rebounds and 1.3 assists per game highlighted by a 30 point performance March 4 against Marquette.


In August 2009, Brown was suspended from the men's basketball team for the fall semester because of academic reasons. On December 22, 2009 returned from suspension playing 18 minutes off the bench against Ohio. He averaged 10.7 points per game during his junior season, which culminated with a 71–68 loss to Xavier in the second round of the 2010 NCAA Tournament.


Brown started every game of his senior season averaging 28 minutes player per game and 11.3 points per game. He helped lead Pitt to the 2010–11 Big East Regular Season Championship and a number 1 seed in the 2011 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament. He missed a free throw that would have sent Pittsburgh to the Sweet Sixteen. They lost after his teammate Nasir Robinson fouled Matt Howard while going for the rebound.

2011–12 season

Brown went undrafted in the 2011 NBA draft. On July 1, 2013, he signed a one-year deal with s.Oliver Baskets of Germany. In November 2011, he left s.Oliver after just eight games.

On December 12, 2011, Brown signed with the Boston Celtics. However, he was later waived by the Celtics on December 22, 2011. On December 30, 2011, Brown was acquired by the Fort Wayne Mad Ants. On February 13, 2012, he was waived by the Mad Ants. Later that month, he joined Sameji of the Dominican Republic. On April 9, 2012, he signed with Caciques de Humacao of Puerto Rico. In June 2012, he left after 13 games.

2012–13 season

In August 2012, Brown signed with Bandırma Kırmızı of Turkey for the 2012–13 season. In January 2013, he left Bandırma after 17 games.

In March 2013, he joined Bucaneros de La Guaira of Venezuela but left shortly. He then re-joined Caciques de Humacao of Puerto Rico.

2013–14 season

On November 1, 2013, Brown was selected with 14th overall pick in the 2013 NBA D-League draft by the Canton Charge.

2014–15 season

In July 2014, Brown joined the Milwaukee Bucks for the 2014 NBA Summer League. On September 17, 2014, he signed with Pistoia Basket 2000 of Italy for the 2014–15 season.

2015–16 season

In August 2015, Brown signed with Ironi Nahariya of Israel for the 2015–16 season.

2016–17 season

On August 10, 2016, Brown re-signed with Ironi Nahariya for the 2016–17 season.


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