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Ben Gordon's 10,000th Point

Charlotte's Sixth Man Also Sixth Connecticut Husky to Reach 10,000 Career Points


Ben Gordon, Charlotte Bobcats

Ben Gordon #8 of the Charlotte Bobcats reacts after a shot against the Portland Trail Blazers during their game at Time Warner Cable Arena on December 3, 2012 in Charlotte, North Carolina.

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Updated December 04, 2012

Charlotte Bobcats sixth man Ben Gordon scored a game-high 29 points in last night's 118-112 loss to Portland, putting him over the 10,000 point mark for his career.

That made him the sixth University of Connecticut player to reach the 10,000-point mark in the NBA. And every one of them played for hall-of-fame coach Jim Calhoun. Can you name the other five?

And as a bonus... can you name the only other school that has as many ten-thousand point scorers in the last quarter century? The answer may surprise you.

Answers after the jump...

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