Birthplace: Indianapolis, IN
NBA Seasons: 2
Andre Owens, the first overall pick of the 2018 BIG3 Draft, earned that honor thanks to a stellar first season in the league. The second overall pick of the inaugural BIG3 draft, Owens was selected by 3’s Company and enjoyed an MVP-caliber season. Owens was the only player in the BIG3 to finish in the top 5 in scoring (16.5 ppg), rebounds (60) and assists (19). He added 6 steals (tied for second) and 4 blocks (tied for fifth). Only Killer 3s co-captain Stephen Jackson played more minutes.
Owens began his college career at the University of Indiana, then transferred to the University of Houston. He played with the Utah Jazz in 2005-06 and then with the Indiana Pacers in 2007-08. In 54 career NBA games, Owens averaged 3.6 points and 1.3 rebounds per game. He has also played for professional teams in Turkey, Russia, Spain and the Ukraine.