Butch Carter

Clarence Eugene "Butch" Carter (born June 11, 1958 in Springfield, Ohio, United States) is a retired American basketball player and coach of the NBA. He is the older brother of retired NFL wide receiver Cris Carter. Carter excelled in basketball and football at Middletown High School in Middletown, Ohio, from 1973–1976, and was named Ohio's "Player of the Year" in 1976. Carter played as guard at Indiana University from 1976–1980 and graduated with a degree in Marketing. There, he was notable for hitting the game winning shot in the 1979 NIT championship game, vs. Purdue, earning him the tournament's MVP award, alongside teammate Ray Tolbert. Carter was named Co-Captain as a senior and led the team to the 1980 Big Ten Championship. He was the first guard to lead the Big Ten field goal percentage. Carter was selected by the Los Angeles Lakers in the 2nd round of the 1980 NBA Draft. He played a total of six years in the NBA with the Los Angeles Lakers (1980–1981), Indiana Pacers (1981–1984), New York Knicks (1984–1985), and Philadelphia 76ers (1985). He averaged 8.7 points per game over the six seasons.

Personal details

Date of birth
June 11th, 1958
Place of birth
Springfield, Ohio, United States of America
Nationality
United States of America
Ethnicity
African American
Places lived
Springfield , Ohio
pop. 59,357 (2013)
Middletown , Ohio
pop. 48,630 (2013)

Family

Siblings

Education

1. Indiana University Bloomington Colleges/University

Indiana University Bloomington (IU Bloomington) is a public research university located in Bloomington, Indiana, in the United States. IU Bloomington is the flagship campus of the Indiana University system. Being the flagship campus, IU Bloomington is often referred to simply as IU or Indiana. However, in recent years, the name "Indiana University" has been applied more broadly to the entire Indiana University system.

Type Public university
Endowment
2012. 772 mil. $
2010. 1.37 bil. $
Institution colors
Headquarters
107 South Indiana Ave., 47405 - Bloomington, Indiana
Undergraduates
2013. 32,371
2011. 325,430
2010. 32,367
2009. 32,490
Postgraduates
2011. 9,509
2010. 10,097
Acceptance rate
2012. 74.4 %
2010. 72.0 %
Local tuition
2013. 10.2 K $
2011. 9.52 K $
2010. 9.03 K $
2009. 8.61 K $
2008. 8.23 K $
Official web page www.iub.edu
Wikipedia article

Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender
Notable alumni by party membership

People attended Indiana University Bloomington connected by profession and/or age

b. 1958., Basketball Shooting guard
b. 1956., Astronaut
b. 1962., Writer
b. 1959., Basketball Shooting guard
b. 1961., Politician
b. 1962., Smooth jazz Artist
b. 1954., Basketball Center
b. 1957., Novelist

Basketball statistics 7

Seasson Team G AST Avg. AST Avg. BLK Avg. PF Avg. PTS Avg. REB Avg. STL Avg. TO BLK DREB FG % FGA FGM FT % FTA FTM OREB PF PTS REB STL 3FGA 3FGM TO 3P %
1980–81 NBA season Los Angeles Lakers 54 52 1.0 0.0 1.8 5.6 1.2 0.4 0.9 1 31 0.462 247 114 0.737 95 70 34 99 301 65 23 10 3 50 0.3
1981–82 NBA season Indiana Pacers 75 60 0.8 0.1 1.5 5.9 1.1 0.5 0.7 11 49 0.468 402 188 0.829 70 58 30 110 442 79 34 25 8 54 0.32
1982–83 NBA season Indiana Pacers 81 194 2.4 0.2 2.6 10.5 1.9 1.0 1.5 13 88 0.501 706 354 0.805 154 124 62 207 849 150 78 51 17 118 0.333
1983–84 NBA season Indiana Pacers 73 206 2.8 0.2 2.9 13.4 2.1 1.8 1.9 13 83 0.479 862 413 0.764 178 136 70 211 977 153 128 46 15 141 0.326
1984–85 NBA season New York Knicks 69 167 2.4 0.1 2.2 7.9 1.4 0.8 1.6 5 59 0.45 476 214 0.813 134 109 36 151 548 95 57 43 11 109 0.256
1985–86 NBA season Philadelphia 76ers 4 1 0.3 0.0 2.0 3.8 0.3 0.0 0.3 0 1 0.313 16 5 0.833 6 5 0 8 15 1 0 0 0 1
1985–86 NBA season New York Knicks 5 3 0.6 0.0 1.2 1.0 0.6 0.2 1.2 0 1 0.25 8 2 0.1 1 1 2 6 5 3 1 1 0 6 0.0

Abbrevations

G Games, AST Assists, BLK Blocks, DREB Defensive Rebounds, FG % Field Goal Percentage, FGA Field Goal Attempts, FGM Field goals made, FT % Free throws percentage, FTA Free throws attempted , FTM Free throws made, OREB Offensive Rebounds, PF Personal Fouls, PTS Points, REB Rebounds, STL Steals, 3FGA three-point field goals attempted, 3FGM three-point field goals made, TO turnovers, 3P % 3-Point Field Goal Percentage

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