Derrick Joseph Chievous
(born July 3, 1967, in New York City) is a retired American professional
basketball player who was selected by the
Houston Rockets in the 1st round
(16th overall) of the 1988 NBA
Chievous played in the NBA
from 1988-1991 for
the Rockets and Cleveland
. His best season came during his rookie campaign as a
member of the Rockets, when he appeared in 81 games and averaged
9.3 ppg. He played collegiately at the University of
Missouri, becoming the school's all-time scoring leader with
2,580 points over his collegiate career.
inducted into the University of Missouri Intercollegiate Athletics
Hall of Fame as part of the Class of 1996.
University of Missouri Official Player Bio