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Former CU Buff Wesley Gordon begins pro hoops career in Austria

Former Colorado forward Wesley Gordon has started his professional basketball career in Austria.
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Former Colorado forward Wesley Gordon has started his professional basketball career in Austria.

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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