Tom OwensThomas William Owens (born June 28, 1949) is a retired American professional basketball player.
A 6'10" center from the Bronx, New York, Owens played for LaSalle Academy and the University of South Carolina. He then played five seasons (1971–1976) in the American Basketball Association and seven seasons (1976–1983) in the National Basketball Association as a member of the Memphis Pros, Carolina Cougars, Spirits of St. Louis, Memphis Sounds, Kentucky Colonels, Indiana Pacers, San Antonio Spurs, Houston Rockets, Portland Trail Blazers, and Detroit Pistons. He scored 9,898 points and grabbed 5,985 rebounds in his ABA/NBA career. Provided by Wikipedia