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Austin Rivers

Basketball Player from United States of America

Austin Rivers Austin James Rivers (born August 1, 1992) is an American professional basketball player who plans to play for the New Orleans Hornets in the 2012/2013 season. Rivers led Winter Park High School to back-to-back Florida 6A state championships in 2010 and 2011. He also played in the 2011 Nike Hoop Summit for the USA National Team, and in addition, Rivers also participated in the 2011 McDonald's All-American Game. Rivers was one of the top rated high school basketball players in the class of 2011, being rated as high as No. 1 by Rivals.com. On September 30, 2010, Rivers committed to Duke University. His father, Doc Rivers, coaches the Boston Celtics. His older brother, Jeremiah Rivers, plays for KK Mega Vizura in Serbia. His older sister, Callie Rivers, played volleyball for the University of Florida. Rivers was ranked #1 by Rivals.com, while being rated as the #3 player by ESPN and Scout.com. In 2010, Rivers led Winter Park High School to the school's first state title in a 76–57 win against Dr. Phillips High School in the 6A state championship. Rivers scored 23 points in the game. In June 2010, Rivers was a part of the gold medal winning team at the FIBA Americas U18 Championship. He  ( Wikipedia article )

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Personal facts

Date of birth
1992-08-01
Place of birth
Santa Monica
Nationality
United States of America
Parents
Jeremiah Rivers, Doc Rivers
Children
Jeremiah Rivers
Siblings
Jeremiah Rivers

Education

Institution From To
Winter Park High School

Athlete facts

Sports
Basketball

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