TJ Ford’s son, TJ Ford Jr., has followed in his father’s footsteps and plays basketball for the University of the Incarnate Word.
TJ Ford Jr, after a successful high school caree, decided to join the UIW basketball team and recently participated in his first college basketball game.
A proud father, TJ, expressed his pride while sharing a picture of his son with a heartfelt caption, “So blessed I got to watch my son play his first college basketball game tonight in Austin, Texas, the same place where I played my first college game. Both of our careers started here in a place I love with all my heart. Beyond proud of my boy, it’s up from here.”
Terrance Jerod Ford Sr. is a retired American professional basketball player. He is well-known for his outstanding performances in high school and college basketball.
In the 2003 NBA draft, Ford was selected as the eighth overall pick by the Milwaukee Bucks.
However, he faced several back injuries during his tenure with the team but was able to resume playing in 2005.
After that, he was traded to the Toronto Raptors, where he established himself as the starting point guard and contributed to the team’s success in the 2007 NBA Playoffs.
After his retirement, Ford is focusing on his T. J. Ford Foundation, which was established in 2004. The foundation is dedicated to helping individuals achieve their academic, personal, and community-oriented goals.
TJ Ford Son: Age And Wikipedia
TJ Forn was born on June 7, 2005, and is currently 18 years old as of 2023.
Following in his father’s footsteps, TJ Jr had an impressive high school career in basketball at Ridge Point High School in Missouri City, Texas.
During his senior year, he averaged 12.9 points, 3.4 rebounds, and 1.6 assists per game, showcasing his talent and dedication on the court.
He had remarkable performances, such as scoring 28 points with seven rebounds against Bryan and 25 points with 10 rebounds and six assists against Cinco Ranch.
Additionally, his participation in the NBPA Top 100 camp in June 2022 and his involvement with TJ Ford Elite on the Adidas Circuit.
After his high school career, TJ joined the UIW basketball team for his upcoming basketball career.
Moreover, He was a top 50 in-state recruit in the class of 2023 at UIW, as per 247Sports.
TJ Ford Jr Made His College Debut
T.J. Ford, Jr., following in the footsteps of his accomplished father, made a significant commitment by choosing to play basketball for the University of the Incarnate Word.
Recently, he made his college debut in November, a proud moment for his father, T.J. Ford, who has been fielding questions from various media outlets about his son’s remarkable achievements.
The younger Ford’s impressive strides in his own basketball journey have continued to carry the family legacy forward, shining brightly.
“It’s something that I never imagined, honestly,” said T.J. Ford, Sr., as he watched his son play in the arena where his own jersey is retired.