Players Born In Akron (OH), United States

Player Pos HT WT Birth Date HS Grad Draft Year College Current Team
Corbin Bates G 6-2 181 - 2012 2016 Ohio Valley Ohio Valley
Davonte Beard G 6-2 188 Jan 31, 1993 2011 2015 Walsh Walsh
Art Becker F 6-8 205 Jan 12, 1942 1960 1964 Arizona State -
Joseph Blair PF 6-10 251 Jun 12, 1974 1992 1996 Arizona -
David Blanks G 6-3 180 - 2012 2016 Texas Southern Texas Southern
Jibri Blount SF 6-6 215 - 2015 2019 Cleveland State -
Spencer Boyd F 6-1 185 - 2012 2016 Case Western Reserve Case Western Reserve
Jim Brooks - - - 1966 1970 Nebraska -
Rydell Brooks G 6-2 185 Sep 29, 1987 2006 2011 Akron -
Terry Carpenter C 6-10 250 - 2009 2013 Hunter College -
Tim Carroll F 6-5 215 Oct 13, 1987 2006 2010 Akron -
Darius Carter F 6-7 245 Oct 15, 1992 2011 2015 Wichita State Wichita State
Anthony Christian SG 6-2 - - 2016 2020 - -
Angelo Cugini F 6-7 216 - 2014 2018 Alderson-Broaddus Alderson-Broaddus
Stephen Curry G 6-3 185 Mar 14, 1988 2006 2009 Davidson Golden State Warriors
Jimmy Darrow G 5-10 170 Sep 25, 1937 1956 1960 Bowling Green -
Willie Dingle FC 6-9 225 Sep 6, 1983 2002 2007 Rider -
Victor Dorsey F 6-9 200 May 7, 1995 2014 2018 Longwood Longwood
Connor Edel C 6-9 220 - 2011 2015 Case Western Reserve Case Western Reserve
Brandon Emmitt G 5-11 155 - 2010 2014 Gannon -
Hayward Fain 6-5 - - 2006 2010 St. Augustine's College (Raleigh) -
Matt Futch F 6-8 255 Jun 2, 1983 2003 2007 Akron -
A.J. Gareri PF 6-7 200 - 2017 2021 - -
Brandon Harris F 6-9 230 May 17, 1989 2007 2012 Tiffin -
Daylen Harrison GF 6-6 214 Mar 31, 1991 2009 2014 Eastern Michigan -
Melvin Haynes G 6-1 180 Apr 29, 1990 2010 2014 Henderson State -
Andy Hipsher F 6-8 209 Aug 6, 1980 1999 2004 Akron -
Bryan Hipsher G 6-4 185 Nov 8, 1982 2001 2006 Jacksonville -
Darius Hoisten F 6-5 180 Aug 24, 1993 2012 2017 Georgia Southwestern State Georgia Southwestern State
Dwayne Jackson G 6-3 200 Oct 19, 1986 2005 2009 Binghamton -
LeBron James F 6-8 250 Dec 30, 1984 2003 2003 - Cleveland Cavaliers
Gus Johnson FC 6-6 230 Dec 13, 1938 1958 1963 Idaho -
Ricky Johnson G 5-9 160 Feb 17, 1993 2011 2016 Bethune-Cookman Bethune-Cookman
Steve Johnson FC 6-10 235 Nov 3, 1957 1976 1981 Oregon State -
Tiondre Johnson SF 6-6 - - 2009 2013 Coastal Bend -
Ty Johnson G 6-1 170 - 2011 2015 Hiwassee -
Tylar Johnson G 6-2 - - 2011 2015 Hiwassee -
Cameron Joyce PG 5-8 155 Jan 24, 1989 2008 2013 Northwood (MI) -
Dru Joyce PG 6-0 165 Jan 29, 1985 2003 2007 Akron -
Maurice Kanaan F 6-5 210 - 2004 2009 Akron -
V.J. King SF 6-7 179 - 2016 2020 - -
Vincent King GF 6-7 179 - 2016 2020 - -
David Lane G 6-1 175 - 2008 2012 Union (TN) -
Jerome Lane F 6-6 230 Dec 4, 1966 1985 1988 Pittsburgh -
Greg Lewis SF 6-6 215 Sep 6, 1978 1998 2002 Winthrop -
Leroy Lewis G 6-0 175 Oct 5, 1992 2010 2014 Defiance -
Ramel Mitchell G 6-0 170 Nov 23, 1989 2009 2013 Urbana -
Chad Mraz G 6-0 175 Jun 24, 1983 2002 2007 Akron -
Larry Nance, Jr. SF 6-8 235 Jan 1, 1993 2011 2015 Wyoming Wyoming
Chuck Noble SG 6-4 200 Jul 24, 1931 1950 1954 Louisville -
Mark Noble G 6-2 170 Sep 1, 1992 2013 2017 Akron Akron
Chris Owens SF 6-7 245 Mar 1, 1979 1997 2002 Texas Atletico Argentino de Junin
Andrew Pavloff F 6-9 240 - 2009 2013 William & Mary -
Jacob Pope GF 6-4 - - 2010 2014 Fisk -
Joseph Pope GF 6-4 200 - 2009 2013 Mercy College -
Javan Roberson G 5-11 165 - 2002 2006 Chicago State -
Ed Sadowski C 6-5 240 Jul 11, 1917 1936 1963 Seton Hall -
JaKarr Sampson F 6-9 214 Mar 20, 1993 2012 2014 St. John's Philadelphia Sixers
Charlie Share C 6-11 235 Mar 14, 1927 1946 1950 Bowling Green -
Andre Sims G 6-0 177 Dec 12, 1980 2000 2004 Akron -
Shawntrail Smith F 6-3 175 - 2011 2015 Hiram College -
Darren Tarver - - Jun 9, 1980 2001 2005 George Mason -
Derrick Tarver G 6-4 210 Jun 9, 1980 2000 2004 Akron -
Khristian Taylor G 6-2 175 Dec 18, 1992 2011 2015 Tennessee-Martin Tennessee-Martin
McNeal Thompson G 5-11 171 - 2002 2006 Boise State -
Nolan Thompson G 6-3 190 - 2009 2013 Middlebury College -
Nate Thurmond FC 6-11 225 Jul 25, 1941 1959 1963 Bowling Green -
Romeo Travis SF 6-7 220 Dec 10, 1984 2003 2007 Akron Alaska Aces
Brandon Tucker F 6-3 - - 2014 2018 Trinity Baptist College Trinity Baptist College
Bill Turner F 6-7 220 Feb 18, 1944 1962 1967 Akron -
Claude Virden F 6-6 195 Nov 25, 1947 1966 1970 Murray State -
Shannon Walls C 6-9 - - 2012 2016 Trinity Baptist College -
Nick Wells F 6-6 225 - 2013 2017 Lake Erie Lake Erie
Josh Williams PG 6-2 175 - 2015 2019 Akron -
Prescott Williams G 6-4 - Dec 9, 1992 2011 2015 Minnesota State - Moorehead Minnesota State - Moorehead
Todd Williams G 5-11 160 - 2014 2018 Tiffin Tiffin
Jeremiah Wood F 6-7 235 Jan 25, 1985 2003 2008 Akron San Martin Corrientes
Neil Yanke C 6-11 270 Jan 15, 1979 1997 2001 Yale -