Christian Watford

Christian Watford

Christian Watford, born in 1991, is a college basketball player. He plays for the Indiana Hoosiers mens team.

About Christian Watford

Christian Watford (born April 28, 1991) is an American college basketball player for the Indiana Hoosiers men's basketball team. Watford is considered a small forward, but is also able to play at power forward. Watford played high school basketball at Shades Valley High School in Birmingham, Alabama and graduated in 2009 with a 3.5 GPA. His senior year he averaged 25 points and 13 rebounds and helped guide them to a 26-6 season. He was named to the Birmingham News Super Senior team. Prior to that, as a junior, he averaged 22 points and 14 rebounds. After his senior year, ESPN ranked Watford 26th overall and 4th small forward in the nation in the 2009 class. He was ranked the 34th overall recruit by Rivals.com and the 6th small forward, while Scout.com ranked him 72nd overall and the 15th small forward. On September 9, 2008, Watford committed to play for Indiana University under Coach Tom Crean, turning down offers from Alabama, Louisville, and Memphis.

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