Reginald Jamaal 'Reggie' Evans (born May 18, 1980, in Pensacola, Florida) is an American professional basketball player. The power forward is currently playing for the Brooklyn Nets of the NBA. While limited in his offensive game, Evans is known for his rebounding, tenacity and hustle on the defensive end; skills that have made him a serviceable role player in the NBA. He attended Coffeyville Community College in Coffeyville, Kansas from - and then transferred to the University of Iowa. In 2001, Evans led the nation in free throws attempted, free throws made, and double-doubles. He led the Big Ten Conference in rebounding in 2001 and 2002, and was named Big Ten Tournament MVP in 2001 and Second Team All-Big Ten in 2002. He was Honorable Mention All-American in 2001. He signed with the Seattle SuperSonics as a free-agent, where he became known for his tenacious rebounding.
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