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Ashton Gibbs - PG/SG, 6'2, 190
Free agent - Last played with Indios de San Francisco (Dominican Republic, 2017)
       Date of birth: 01/19/1990
       Country: USA
     Drafted (NBA): Undrafted, 2012
     Out of: Pittsburgh
  NBA Experience: 0 years
  Hand: Right

9th August, 2012 Greece Signed a one year contract with Panionios.
6th December, 2012 Greece Released by Panionios.
22nd February, 2013 Spain Signed for the remainder of the season with Ourense.
23rd September, 2013 Romania Signed a one year contract with Steaua Bucharest.
5th January, 2014 Romania Released by Steaua Bucharest.
3rd February, 2014 Lebanon Signed a one season contract with Hoops Club.
20th April, 2014 Lebanon Left Hoops Club.
1st November, 2014 D-League Drafted 87th overall in the 2014 D-League Draft by Sioux Falls Skyforce.
7th November, 2014 D-League Waived by Sioux Falls Skyforce.
11th August, 2015 Austria Signed a one year contract with Kapfenberg Bulls.
26th September, 2015 Austria Released by Kapfenberg Bulls.
6th March, 2016 Mexico Signed a one season contract with Vaqueros de Agua Prieta.
12th April, 2016 Mexico Left Vaqueros de Agua Prieta.
19th February, 2017 Slovenia Signed for the remainder of the season with Terme Olimia.
12th May, 2017 Dominican Republic Signed for the remainder of the season with Indios de San Francisco.
When: Where:
2008 - 2012 Pittsburgh (NCAA)
July 2012 Brooklyn Nets (Summer League)
August 2012 - December 2012 Panionios (Greece)
February 2013 - June 2013 Ourense (Spain, LEB Gold)
September 2013 - January 2014 Steaua Bucharest (Romania)
February 2014 - April 2014 Hoops Club (Lebanon)
November 2014 Sioux Falls Skyforce (D-League)
August 2015 - September 2015 Kapfenberg Bulls (Austria)
March 2016 - April 2016 Vaqueros (Mexico, CIBACOPA)
February 2017 - May 2017 Terme Olimia (Slovenia)
May 2017 - July 2017 Indios de San Francisco (Dominican Republic, 2017)
From blog:

   An Unnecessarily Exhaustive Guide To The 2010/11 NCAA Tournament, Part 3: Southeastern Region

The Panthers are led by their guard duo of Ashton Gibbs and Brad Wanamaker. The two make for a fairly unique duo, as neither is a pure point guard, nor a pure shooting guard. Indeed, the bigger one (6'4 Wanamaker) plays more like the point guard than the little one (6'2 Gibbs). Offensively, Gibbs is best as a jumpshooter; it doesn't look like he should be because of how flat his shot is, but he's always done that, and they go in anyway, so it's no fluke. He can shoot off the dribble, but does it mainly via off-the-ball movement, knowing how to use screens, and with a quick enough release to take advantage of even the smallest shreds of daylight. Gibbs has had a weird season; he's scored well and shot extremely well, employing better shot selection and extra-passing, but he's driven the ball less than ever, and has also eased off on the defensive end for some reason. Of course, it has not held Pittsburgh back.

Meanwhile, the very unique senior Wanamaker has had a fine season. His size allows him to defend either guard spot, which he does with good hands and aplomb while never getting into foul trouble. Offensively, he is good enough to be a primary ball handler, and collapses defense via skill and body control rather than explosion. He does not shoot threes, but he rocks a great mid-range, including pull-ups off the dribble, and hesitation moves to get him to the basket, where he does a decent job of finishing. He leads the team, even if he doesn't lead it in scoring (Gibbs does). But his next level prospects are affected by his measurements and lack of athleticism.

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