Role Basketball player
Pro career 1998
Name Rico Hill
Position Small forward
|1998–1999 Fuenlabrada (Spain)|
Listed height 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Height 2.01 m
|Born February 14, 1977 (age 38)
Oceanside, California (1977-02-14) |
High school Brother Rice (Chicago, Illinois)
College Illinois State (1995–1998)
NBA draft 1999 / Round: 2 / Pick: 31st overall
Education Illinois State University
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Rico Hill (born February 14, 1977) is an American professional basketball player. He played forward for Baloncesto Fuenlabrada (Spain). The Los Angeles Clippers selected him with the 31st pick in the 1999 NBA draft but never played in the NBA. He also played for the Quad City Thunder (CBA), Estudiantes Madrid (Spain), Dakota Wizards (NBA D-League), Le Mans a French team, and the Charleston Lowgators (NBA D-League). He also played in Italy and for the Chicago Steam of the American Basketball Association. Rico was chosen by the Chicago Muscle with the tenth pick in the 2011 Premier Basketball League Draft.
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- Rico hill interview at the basketball tournament
Rico played collegiately at power forward for Illinois State University, where he led the Redbirds to back-to-back Missouri Valley Conference championships as well as consecutive NCAA Tournament appearances in 1997 and 1998.
Rico attended Brother Rice High School in Chicago, Illinois.