Luka Garza is a professional player who currently serves the Detroit Pistons as a center in the National Basketball League. He is assigned to the Pistons’ G League affiliate, the Motor City Cruise.
He is also a former collegiate basketball player who played in the Big Ten Conference league. Moreover, the basketballer represented the University of Iowa in the league.
He was quite popular as one of the best centers in the college basketball world. Furthermore, Garza attended Maret School, where he played high school basketball.
Likewise, the athlete has received several awards and honors for his exceptional basketball skills. In 2020, Sporting News recently awarded him National Player of the Year.
Similarly, experts, fans, and media outlets well-appreciated him as a basketball center. Besides that, he was exposed to football at a very young age.
Recently, the player finished his final year at the University of Iowa. Correspondingly, he was an outstanding NBA prospect and was drafted in the second round of the 2021 NBA Draft.
Before getting into detail about the Hawkeye center’s life and career, here are some quick facts about him.
|Full Name||Luka Garza|
|Birth Date||December 27, 1998|
|Birth Place||Washington, D.C.|
|Education||University of Iowa|
|Father’s Name||Frank Garza|
|Mother’s Name||Sejla Garza|
|Age||23 Years Old|
|Height||6 feet 11 inches|
|Weight||265 lb (120 kgs)|
|Current Team||Iowa Hawkeyes|
|Active Years||2017 – Present|
|Net Worth||$1 million|
|Social Media||Instagram, Twitter|
|Merchandise||Sweatshirt, Men’s Apparel, Autograph Card, Rookie Card, Bobblehead|