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Wayne Hightower

Wayne A. Hightower (Spain)
Position: F
Height: 6' 8'' Weight: 192
Born: 1/14/1940, in Philadelphia, PA, USA
High School: Overbrook, in Philadelphia, PA
College: University of Kansas, U. Madrid (ESP)

About bio info

Draft History
1962 NBA - Round 1 by PH1

Regular Season Stats
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Year Age Team Lg G Min Pts PPG FGM FGA FGP FTM FTA FTP 3PM 3PA 3PP ORB DRB TRB RPG AST APG STL BLK TO PF    
1962-63 23 SFW NBA 66 1387 489 7.4 192 543 .354 105 157 .669 0 0 .000 0 0 354 5.4 51 0.8 0 0 0 181     
1963-64 24 SFW NBA 79 2536 1046 13.2 393 1022 .385 260 329 .790 0 0 .000 0 0 566 7.2 133 1.7 0 0 0 269     
1964-65 25 BAL NBA 27 510 182 6.7 60 174 .345 62 81 .765 0 0 .000 0 173 173 6.4 16 0.6 0 0 0 61     
1964-65 25 SFW NBA 48 1037 405 8.4 136 396 .343 133 173 .769 0 0 .000 0 247 247 5.1 38 0.8 0 0 0 143     
1965-66 26 BAL NBA 24 460 183 7.6 63 186 .339 57 78 .731 0 0 .000 0 0 131 5.5 35 1.5 0 0 0 61     
1966-67 27 DET NBA 29 564 248 8.6 92 259 .355 64 86 .744 0 0 .000 0 164 164 5.7 28 1.0 0 0 0 80     
1966-67 27 BAL NBA 43 746 295 6.9 103 308 .334 89 124 .718 0 0 .000 0 241 241 5.6 36 0.8 0 0 0 110     
1967-68 28 DEN ABA 74 2459 1282 17.3 431 1126 .383 420 543 .773 0 6 .000 0 0 536 7.2 143 1.9 0 0 165 237     
1968-69 29 DEN ABA 67 2318 933 13.9 311 762 .408 311 426 .730 0 2 .000 0 0 641 9.6 203 3.0 0 0 176 241   A  
1969-70 30 LAS ABA 27 961 489 18.1 180 403 .447 129 170 .759 0 2 .000 0 0 255 9.4 71 2.6 0 0 101     
1970-71 31 UTS ABA 68 2355 946 13.9 339 848 .400 268 361 .742 0 3 .000 0 0 615 9.0 194 2.9 0 0 204     
1971-72 32 CAR ABA 13 141 70 5.4 20 64 .313 30 36 .833 0 2 .000 0 0 43 3.3 11 0.8 0 0 12 19     
5 Season Totals     249 8234 3720 14.9 1281 3203 .400 1158 1536 .754 0 15 .000 0 0 2090 8.4 622 2.5 0 0 353 802    
5 Season Totals     316 7240 2848 9.0 1039 2888 .360 770 1028 .749 0 0 .000 0 0 1876 5.9 337 1.1 0 0 0 905    

M - MVP
N - All NBA First Team
A - All Star

Extended Stats Explanations
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Year Age Team Lg G MPG PPG EFF AV VI PPFGA PPR RbRate
1962-63 23 SFW NBA 66 21.0 7.4 7.44 5.0 3.2 0.799 0.00 0.0
1963-64 24 SFW NBA 79 32.1 13.2 13.25 8.8 5.4 0.896 0.00 0.0
1964-65 25 BAL NBA 27 18.9 6.7 8.81 2.9 2.9 0.868 2.07 0.0
1964-65 25 SFW NBA 48 21.6 8.4 8.13 4.2 3.3 0.858 2.42 0.0
1965-66 26 BAL NBA 24 19.2 7.6 8.54 2.6 4.0 0.831 0.00 0.0
1966-67 27 DET NBA 29 19.4 8.6 8.66 3.0 3.6 0.835 3.28 0.0
1966-67 27 BAL NBA 43 17.3 6.9 7.72 3.7 3.2 0.814 3.18 0.0
1967-68 28 DEN ABA 74 33.2 17.3 13.22 8.3 6.2 0.939 0.00 0.0
1968-69 29 DEN ABA 67 34.6 13.9 15.45 8.7 7.4 0.983 0.00 0.0
1969-70 30 LAS ABA 27 35.6 18.1 20.41 5.4 7.6 1.023 0.00 0.0
1970-71 31 UTS ABA 68 34.6 13.9 16.96 9.4 7.1 0.940 0.00 0.0
1971-72 32 CAR ABA 13 10.8 5.4 4.77 1.0 2.4 0.877 0.00 0.0
5 Season Totals     249 33.1 14.9 15.18 23.0 6.8 0.959 0.70 0.0
5 Season Totals     316 22.9 9.0 9.35 19.1 3.8 0.853 3.07 0.0

Playoff Stats
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Year Team Lg G Min Pts PPG FGM FGA FGP FTM FTA FTP 3PM 3PA 3PP ORB DRB TRB RPG AST APG STL BLK TO
1963-64 SFW NBA 12 286 81 6.8 29 112 .259 23 33 .697 0 0 .000 0 0 50 4.2 18 1.5 0 0 0
1964-65 BAL NBA 10 196 68 6.8 27 64 .422 14 22 .636 0 0 .000 0 0 57 5.7 8 0.8 0 0 0
1967-68 DEN ABA 5 209 113 22.6 35 100 .350 43 54 .796 0 0 .000 0 0 44 8.8 11 2.2 0 0 0
1968-69 DEN ABA 7 187 84 12.0 25 63 .397 34 45 .756 0 0 .000 0 0 47 6.7 12 1.7 0 0 0
1970-71 DLC ABA 4 126 35 8.8 11 34 .324 13 17 .765 0 0 .000 0 0 32 8.0 11 2.8 0 0 0
Totals   16 522 232 14.5 71 197 .360 90 116 .776 0 0 .000 0 0 123 7.7 34 2.1 0 0 0
Totals   22 482 149 6.8 56 176 .318 37 55 .673 0 0 .000 0 0 107 4.9 26 1.2 0 0 0

All Star Stats
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Year Team Lg G Min Pts FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB TREB AST STL BLK TO PF  
1968-69 ABA 1 9 6 1 2 4 4 0 0 1 4 5 0 - - 0 2
Totals ABA 1   6 1 2 4 4 0 0 1 4 5 0 0 0 0 2  

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*In Hall of Fame

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