Collin Sexton

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Basketball player
Collin Sexton
Sexton in 2017
Player information
birthday January 4, 1999 (21 years and 241 days)
place of birth Marietta , Georgia , United States
size 188 cm
position Point guard
college Alabama
NBA draft 2018 , 8th pick , Cleveland Cavaliers
Club information
society Cleveland Cavaliers
league NBA
Jersey number 2
Clubs as active
Since 02018 United StatesUnited States Cleveland Cavaliers

Collin Sexton (born January 4, 1999 in Marietta ) is an American basketball player who currently plays for the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA .


The Atlanta- born player moved from Pebblebrook High School to the University of Alabama for the 2017/18 season . He scored 19.2 points, 3.8 rebounds and 3.6 basket assists in the course of the season, in the NCAA Division I Basketball Championship of the first division of the NCAA he was eliminated with Alabama against the eventual title winner Villanova .

At the beginning of April 2018, Sexton announced that he would take part in the NBA's draft process , i.e. switch to the professional field after a year at university. The Cleveland Cavaliers secured the rights to Sexton in the June 2018 draft, who was selected as the eighth player overall during the process. Sexton convinced in his first year after moving to the NBA with statistics of 16.7 points, 3.0 basket assists and 2.9 rebounds per encounter.

National team

In 2016, Sexton became U17 world champion with the United States national team and was named the best player in the World Cup after posting averages of 17 points, 4.2 basket assists and four rebounds.

Web links

Commons : Collin Sexton  - collection of images, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. ^ Five-star guard Collin Sexton decides on Alabama . In: USA TODAY High School Sports . November 10, 2016 ( [accessed June 20, 2018]).
  2. Collin Sexton - 2017-18 Men's Basketball Roster - Alabama Athletics. Retrieved June 20, 2018 .
  3. NBA Draft 2018: Alabama freshman Collin Sexton declares for the draft and could be a lottery pick . In: . ( [accessed June 20, 2018]).
  4. ABC News: Cavaliers take Alabama point guard Collin Sexton with No. 8 pick. June 21, 2018, accessed June 22, 2018 .
  5. Evan Dammarell: Collin Sexton Has An Easy Case For All-Rookie First Team This Season. Accessed May 27, 2019 .
  6. Collin Sexton . ( [accessed June 20, 2018]).