Rudy Gay Info
Full Name: Rudy Carlton Gay, Jr.
Height/Weight: 6-9 (2.06 m)/ 220 (99.8 kg)
Birthdate: August 17, 1986 (Baltimore, Md.)
High School: Archbishop Spalding HS (Baltimore, Md.)
Rudy Gay Scouting Report:
InsideHoops.com: Rudy Gay is a versatile, extremely athletic, explosive small forward who can jump, drive and nail outside shots. Gay can adjust while hanging in the air and finish. He flies down the court and is great on the break. Rudy was pretty inconsistent in college, and some have questioned his drive and intensity. Drooling with potential, but will it be realized? He's an athlete who is still refining his basketball skills. Likely NBA position is small forward.
Rudy Gay Bio/Career Highlights:
Tallied 870 career points in two seasons at Connecticut. Played in 64 contests and started 59. Averaged 13.6 points and 5.9 rebounds.
As a sophomore in 2005-06, Rudy Gay was an All Big East First Team selection. Named to the NABC and USBWA All-District First Team. NABC All-America First Team and Associated Press All-America Second Team choice. Led the Huskies in scoring (15.2 ppg). Recorded six double-doubles on the season and reached double figures in scoring a team-high 28 times.
As a freshman in 2004-05, Rudy Gay Big East Rookie of the Year and a unanimous All-Rookie Team selection. Named National Freshman of the Year by The Sporting News. Appeared in all 31 games for the Huskies, starting the last 26. Named Big East Rookie of the Week five times. Averaged 11.8 points and 5.4 rebounds, and scored in double-figures a team-high 22 times.