Darryl Gerard "D. J." Augustin, Jr. (born November 10, 1987) is an American professional basketball player. He played point guard for the University of Texas Longhorns from 2006–2008. He was drafted ninth overall by the Charlotte Bobcats of the Natio
Dwight E. Davis (born October 11, 1949 in Houston, Texas) is a retired American professional basketball player. After playing college basketball at the University of Houston from 1969–72, Davis was selected as the 3rd overall pick of 1972 NBA Draft b
Dwight Elmo Jones (born February 27, 1952 in Houston, Texas) is a retired American professional basketball player. A 6'10" forward/center, he was the leading scorer and rebounder on the 1972 Olympic team that lost the controversial gold medal game to
Elmer James Bennett (born February 13, 1970 in Evanston, Illinois) is a retired American professional basketball player. He was selected by the Atlanta Hawks in the 2nd round (38th overall) of the 1992 NBA Draft. Bennett played in 21 career games in
Fredrick Ollie Taylor (born February 5, 1948, in Houston, Texas) is a retired American professional basketball player. He attended the University of Texas-Pan American, and played for the NBA's Cincinnati Royals and Phoenix Suns.
Phillips was born Donald Eugene Phillips on October 25, 1948 in Livingston, Texas. He attended Jones High School in Houston, Texas.
Phillips played for the Dallas Chaparrals of the American Basketball Association. Previously, he h
Gregory Wayne "Cadillac" Anderson (born June 22, 1964 in Houston, Texas) is a retired American professional basketball player.
He attended and played collegiate basketball at the University of Houston. He competed in the 1984 Final Four in Sea
Joseph Edward Cooper (born September 1, 1957) is a retired American National Basketball Association player. Drafted in the fifth round of the 1981 NBA Draft by the New Jersey Nets, Cooper played twenty-four NBA games over the course of three seasons,
John Kenneth Spain (October 6, 1946 – October 11, 1990) was an American professional basketball player.
Spain was selected by the National Basketball Association's Chicago Bulls with the 20th overall pick in the 1969 NBA Draft and by the Oakland Oak
Kendrick Perkins (born November 10, 1984 in Nederland, Texas) is an American professional basketball player who plays as a center for the Oklahoma City Thunder of the NBA.
During his time with the Boston Celtics, Perkins established himself as an im
LaBradford Corvey Smith (born April 3, 1969, in Bay City, Texas) is a retired American professional basketball player who was selected by the Washington Bullets in the 1st round (19th overall) of the 1991 NBA Draft. Smith played in 3 NBA seasons for
McCoy McLemore (April 3, 1942, Houston, Texas – April 30, 2009) was an American former college (Drake University) and professional basketball star of the 1960s and 1970s.
McLemore attended Jack Yates High School. He was a third-round pick by the San
Michael Wayne Young (born January 2, 1961 in Houston, Texas) is a retired American basketball player. After a 15-year playing career spent in the NBA and overseas, he is currently the director of basketball operations and performance enhancement at t
Ndudi Hamani Ebi (born 18 June 1984 in London, England) is a Nigerian-British professional basketball player who formerly played in the NBA.
He committed to the University of Arizona, in the U.S., but reneged by making himself eligible for the NBA D
Reginald (Reggie) Dwayne Slater (born August 27, 1970, in Houston, Texas) is an American former professional basketball player. A 6'7" forward from the University of Wyoming, Slater was never drafted by an NBA team but did manage to play in 8 NBA sea
Robert Aaron Williams (born May 5, 1961 in Houston, Texas), is an American former professional basketball player who was selected by the Denver Nuggets in the first round (19th overall) of the 1982 NBA Draft.
A 6-foot-2 point guard from the Universi
Walt Davis (Walter Francis "Buddy" Davis; born January 5, 1931) is an Olympic gold medalist in the high jump, and later basketball player, from the United States. He was born in Beaumont, Texas.
Despite contracting polio at age nine and being unable