Former University of Colorado basketball forward Wesley Gordon has begun his professional career in Austria.

The 2017 graduate, who ended his CU career with the sixth-most rebounds in the program's history, signed with the Raiffeisen Furstenfeld Panthers and has enjoyed a solid start to his pro career. Through is team's first three games, Gordon averaged 19.7 points and 12.3 rebounds while going 19-for-27 from the field.

Gordon also is just one of two CU players to record at least 200 blocked shots in his career, ranking second all-time with 204.

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