Trevor Lacey (born October 13, 1991) is an American professional basketball player for Lokomotiv Kuban of the VTB United League.

Trevor Lacey
Trevor Lacey.jpg
Lacey with NC State in 2015
No. 5 – Lokomotiv Kuban
PositionShooting guard
LeagueVTB United League
EuroCup
Personal information
Born (1991-10-13) October 13, 1991 (age 27)
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Listed weight207 lb (94 kg)
Career information
High schoolButler (Huntsville, Alabama)
College
NBA draft2015 / Undrafted
Playing career2015–present
Career history
2015–2016Consultinvest Pesaro
2016–2017Dinamo Sassari
2017–presentLokomotiv Kuban
Career highlights and awards

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High school careerEdit

Whilst at Butler high school (Huntsville, Alabama), Lacey helped the Rebels to Class 5A titles in 2008 and 2009, earning three consecutive Class first-team selections, including a Player of the Year selection in 2010. He added the Class 4A championship in 2011 and added Class Player of the Year and first team selections again after averaging almost 32 points a game. After first receiving the award in 2010, Lacey was named Alabama Mr. Basketball in 2011, becoming only the second player to win it twice.[1]

College careerEdit

The Alabama native played collegiately for Alabama of the Southeastern Conference in the NCAA Division I from 2011 to 2013.[2]

He transferred to NC State of the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) in 2013, sitting out the 2013-14 season. His junior season was his only one with the Wolfpack, averaging 15.7 points, 4.6 rebounds and 3.5 assists as the side reached the NCAA Tournament Sweet 16. He received Second Team All-ACC honours at the end of the season.[3]

Professional careerEdit

Lacey declared for the 2015 NBA draft prior to his senior season, forgoing his final year of eligibility.[4] He would go undrafted, later playing with the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Las Vegas Summer League during July 2015.[5]

The same month, Lacey joined Italian Serie A side Consultinvest Pesaro.[6]

On June 24, 2016, Lacey signed with Dinamo Sassari for the 2016–17 season.[7]

On July 10, 2017, Lacey signed a two-year contract with Russian club Lokomotiv Kuban.[8]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Bean, Josh (April 6, 2011). "Butler senior Trevor Lacey named Alabama's Mr. Basketball for second straight season". al.com. Birmingham (Alabama): Press-Register. Retrieved July 23, 2015.
  2. ^ "Trevor Lacey". RollTide.com. Retrieved July 23, 2015.
  3. ^ "1 Trevor Lacey". GoPack.com. Retrieved July 23, 2015.
  4. ^ "N.C. State guard Lacey declares for NBA Draft". NBA.com. Raleigh (North Carolina). Associated Press. April 15, 2015. Retrieved July 23, 2015.
  5. ^ "Cavs Announce 2015 Samsung NBA Summer League Roster". NBA.com. Cleveland: Cleveland Cavaliers. July 7, 2015. Retrieved July 23, 2015.
  6. ^ "Lacey è il primo USA della VL" [Lacey is VL's first American]. VictoriaLibertas.it (in Italian). July 22, 2015. Retrieved July 23, 2015.
  7. ^ "Dinamo Sassari signs Trevor Lacey". Sportando.com. June 24, 2016. Retrieved June 26, 2016.
  8. ^ "Lokomotiv Kuban signs Trevor Lacey". Sportando.com. July 10, 2017. Retrieved July 10, 2017.

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