17 Paul Shirley
Position: PF
Born: 12/23/77
Height: 6-10 / 2.08
Weight: 229 lbs. / 104.3 kg.
College: Iowa State '01
  Has decent post moves and good shooting touch from mid-range... Not very strong or athletic.

Attended the Jefferson West HS in Meriden, Kansas.
Played college ball at Iowa State till 2001.
Never drafted by an NBA franchise.
Selected by the Dodge City Legend as 10th overall pick in the 2001 USBL Draft.
Tested by the Los Angeles Lakers in September 2001. Was soon released.
Joined Panionios (Greece) in November 2001.
Signed with the Atlanta Hawks in October 2002. Released later that month.
Enrolled the Yakima Sun Kings in November 2003.
Returned to the Atlanta Hawks in January 2003. Released later that month.
Signed with Joventut Badalona (Spain) in February 2003.
Joined the New Orleans Hornets in September 2003. Waived in October.
Joined the Kansas City Knights of the ABA in 2003-04.
Signed with the Chicago Bulls in March 2004. Waived in August.
Joined the Phoenix Suns in October 2004. Waived in November. Moved to UNICS Kazan (Russia) later that season.
Returned to the Phoenix Suns in January 2005.
Signed with Beijing Aoshen Olympian of the ABA in December 2005.
Signed with the Minnesota Timberwolves in October 2006. Waived later that month.
Signed with Menorca (Spain) in March 2007.
Signed with Unicaja (Spain) in November 2008.
Named to the Academic All-Big 12 Conference 1st Team in 1998, 2000 and 2001.
Named to the Tribune Holiday Classic All-Tournament Team in 2000.
Won the Big 12 Conference Tournament with Iowa State in 2000.
Won the Big 12 Conference Regular Season with Iowa State in 2001.