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Nix Derrick

Player Profile

BirthDate 1990/12/11
Height 6.8''
Country USA
Available YES
College Michigan St.
Passport Import Players
Role Center
Nix Derrick
Nix Derrick

Nix Derrick

Profile

Extremely tough, wide-bodied frontcourt player. Possesses great hands and very good footwork. His nose for the ball benefits his rebounding ability.

2008-2009: Detroit, MI / Pershing High School
2009-2010: Michigan State University (NCAA): 36 games: 2.3ppg2.1rpg, FGP: 50.7%, FT: 27.1%
2010-2011: Michigan State University (NCAA): 30 games: 2.7ppg2.0rpg, FGP: 60.0%, FT: 52.9%
2011-2012: Michigan State University (NCAA): 37 games: 8.1ppg3.7rpg1.0apg, FGP: 55.8%, FT: 58.1%
2012-2013: Michigan State University (NCAA, starting five): 36 games: 9.9ppg6.6rpg1.6apg1.1spg, FGP: 50.6%, FT: 69.0%
2013: Portsmouth Invitational Tournament (Pre-NBA Draft)
2013-2014: Krka Novo Mesto (Slovenia-Telemach League, starting five), in Oct.'13 signed at VEF Riga (Latvia-LBL, starting five): VTB United League: 16 games: 12.5ppg6.1rpg1.3apg1.1spg, FGP: 57.5%, FT: 78.0%; Latvian LBL: 10 games: 14.3ppg5.5rpg1.7apg1.5spg, FGP: 68.0%, FT: 54.7%; Eurocup: 10 games: 7.4ppg4.8rpg, FGP: 49.1%, FT: 64.5%, left in Apr.'14
2014-2015: Entente Orleans 45 (France-ProA): 16 games: 9.7ppg3.9rpg1.6apg, FGP: 56.0%, FT: 62.3%, left in Feb.'15
2015-2016: Energa Czarni Slupsk (Poland-TBL): 5 games: 7.2ppg3.2rpg, 2FGP: 75.0%, FT: 75.0%, released in Nov.'15, in Dec.'15 moved to Grand Rapids Drive (D-League): 3 games: 0.7ppg, in Feb.'16 signed at BK Ventspils (Latvia-LBL, starting five): 20 games: 8.2ppg4.2rpg1.3spg, FGP: 57.5%, FT: 54.0%; FIBA Europe Cup: 1 game: 20pts, 10reb, 1steal, 1block
2016 July: NBA Pro Summer League in Orlando (Detroit Pistons): 2 games: 8.5ppg4.0rpg
2017: drafted by Windy City Bulls (G-League,4rd(90))
2017-2018: Windy City Bulls (NBA G League), only pre-season
2019-2020: Windsor Express (Canada-NBL Canada): 21 games: 11.7ppg6.7rpg2.1apg, FGP: 64.4%, FT: 61.4%
2020-2021: Michigan Avengers (MBL)

Awards/Achievements

NCAA Final Four -10
Big Ten Tournament Winner -12
Big Ten Regular Season Co-Champion -10, 12
Big Ten Regular Season Co-Runner-Up -13
All-Big Ten Honorable Mention -13
NCAA Sweet 16 -12, 13
Big Ten Tournament Semifinals -11, 13
Latvian League All-Star Game -14
Latvian League Semifinals -16
Latvian League Regular Season Runner-Up -16

Highlights


Games




Sudbury F. - Windsor Exp. 117-104 Date: February 1, 2020

Nix Derrick #25
Minutes:
35
Points: 20 2FG: 8-11 (72.7%) Free Throws: 4-5 (80%) Rebounds: Assists: Steals: Ranking: 21.0

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