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Shawn Marion
Drafted by Phoenix Suns in Round 1, pick 9
Position: Small Forward
College: UNLV
Conference: WAC
Height: 6'6"
Weight: 220
Age: 21
Birthdate: 5/7/78
High School: Clarksville, TN

*Early entry

CAREER STATISTICS
SEASON G FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT REB AVG AST BLK STL PTS AVG
1998-99 29 221 418 .529 81 111 .730 269 9.3 36 54 73 543 18.7
SEASON 3PT MADE 3PT ATTEMPTS 3PT PCT
1998-99 20 67 .299

HIGHLIGHTS
CAREER
• Is the all time leading scorere at Vincennes
• Former UNLV player and member of the Clippers last season, Tyrone Nesby, also played at Vincennes
• Has a twin sister, Shawnette
1998-99 (Junior)
• Named to the WAC Mountain Division First Team
• Named to the WAC All-Newcomer Team & the WAC All-Defensive Team
• Ranked 2nd in the WAC in steals (2.5), 4th in rebounding & blocked shots, 5th in fg %, and 6th in scoring
• Career highs with 34 pts & 21 rebounds vs TCU
• Registered 11 double-double on the season
• Grabbed 15 or more rebounds four times scored 20 or more points 11 times
• Named the 1998 NJCAA David Rowlands Male Student Athlete of the Year
• Named first team NJCAA All-American
• Avg 23.5 ppg, 13.1 rebounds, blocked 2.9 shots per game
• His team finished 5th in the NJCAA Tournament
• Named second team NJCAA All-American
• Avg 23.3 ppg and 12.8 rebounds

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