Nelson Kirksey

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Nelson Kirksey

Player Bio

Number: 34

Position: Guard

Birthdate: 18 August, 1989

Height: 190 cm

School/University: Middle Creek High School, North Carolina

Club : Manawatu Jets
Junior Association: N/A
Previous NBL Clubs – Manawatu Jets (2020)

Played 11 games for the Jets in 2020 averaging 11.3ppg.

The Pittsburgh born native originally signed to play with Hume City Broncos in the Australian Big V League in 2020. Prior to 2020 he had spent 4 years playing in the Australian State leagues most noticeably for Hawthorn Magic who he led to the Big V title in 2018.

He spent 2 years at Jacksonville College prior to 2-years at the University of Missouri - Kansas City (NCAA Division I) averaging 13.1 points, 5 rebounds and 2.2 assists in his senior year (2013-14). Kirksey then played a season in Chile for Club Osomo before heading to Australia.