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Russell Byrd #0 | Shooting Guard

Height: 6'8"
Location: East Lansing, Michigan
Current Team
Player Bio

| Husband | Father | Baller | Coming out of high school, Russell Byrd was one of the top recruits in the country (#61 on ESPN 100). Byrd was admired by scouts for his ideal size, frame, jump shot, range, and basketball IQ. Byrd attended Michigan State where he was voted as co-captain by his sophomore season. His teams would go to the Sweet Sixteen twice, and the Elite Eight once. Russell transferred to The Master's College for his senior season, where he went on to average 19.6 ppg, 8.3 rpg, and 3.5apg, which resulted in him being named an NAIA All-American. Russell is a 6'8" Guard/Forward with a superb offensive game and lights out shooter. In 2015, Russell was selected in the 3rd round of the D-League draft by the Sioux Falls Skyforce.

Highest Level Played: NBA D League
Highest Level Team Name: Sioux Falls Skyforce
Last Year Played at Highest Level: 2015
Alma Mater: Michigan State
Salary: $170000.00