Evan Mobley Biography

Evan Mobley is an American personality who plays basketball professionally for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the NBA. Previously, he played college basketball for USC Trojans. He was drafted in the third overall pick by the Cleveland Cavaliers in NBA Draft 2021.

Early Life

Evan Mobley was born on 18th June 2001. He was brought up along with his older brother named Isaiah. Both, Evan Mobley and his older brother Isaiah began playing basketball at an early age under the assistance of their father who was also a former basketball player. Evan was earlier reluctant to play basketball but eventually gained interest in eighth grade. While being in eighth grade, he stood nearly 6’4’’. Later, he started playing school basketball as a freshman at Rancho Christian School in California. In the early three years, he was the teammate of his older brother Isaiah who was a five-star recruit in the 2019 class.

As a junior and while playing basketball at his school in California, he averaged around 19.2 points with 10.4 rebounds and 4.7 blocks per game. He was honored with the name of California Gatorade Player of the Year and The Press-Enterprise player of the year. Evan led his basketball career while being a senior and maintained average of 20.5 points, 12.2 rebounds, 5.2 blocks, and 4.6 assists per game while playing or his school- the Rancho Christian School. He made an overall record of 22-8.

Evan Mobley Career

Mobley was considered to be the five-star recruit and was counted among the top three players in the 2020 recruiting class. On 5th August 2019, he made his commitment to play basketball for USC due to which he refused the offers of UCLA and Washington and other major NCAA Division I program. Later, he became one of the top players to join the program.

Mobley made his debut with USC on 25th November 2020 where he earned 21 points and had 9 rebounds with an overall score of 95-87 and a win over California Baptist. On 11th March 2021, at the quarterfinals of the Pac-12 Tournament, he scored career-high 26 points, 9 rebounds and 5 blocks with 91-85 double with a victory over Utah. In a 72-70 semifinals his team loss to Colorado where he scored 26 points for the second time and recorded 9 rebounds with 5 blocks.

NBA

Mobley was selected in the third overall in the 2021 NBA draft by the Cleveland Cavaliers. On 3rd August, he finalized his contract with Cavs, and later on 8th August 2021, he made his debut with summer league with an 84-76 loss against Houston Rockets where he scored 12 points, 5 rebounds, 3 blocks within 28 minutes. Recently, on 20th October 2021, he made his debut with NBA while scoring 17 points, 9 rebounds, and 6 assists with a loss of 132-121 against the Memphis Grizzlies.

Evan Mobley Biography

Real Name Evan Mobley
Birth Date 18 June 2001
Age (as of 2021) 20 Years
Birth Place San Diego, California, United States
Nationality American
Profession Basketball Player
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Gemini

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 7’ 0” – in Centimeters – 213 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 98 kg  –  in Pounds –  216 lbs
Shoe Size 16 (U.S.)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black
Body Type Athletic

Family

Father Eric Mobley
Mother Nicol Mobley
Sister
Brother Isaiah Mobley

Qualification/Education

School Rancho Christian School
College

Relationship Status

Marital Status Single
Affair No
Who is his girlfriend? None

Personal Life

As of now, Evan Mobley is single and is not presumed to be dating anyone. He is considering his career with prime importance at the moment. Likewise, he is yet to be married and has no wife or kids.

Evan Mobley Net Worth

Evan Mobley has recently started his professional career with NBA. He has just entered NBA with his debut in October 2021. He is estimated to earn a net worth of around $1 million. Moreover, it is presumed that his contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers is till 2025 which will make him earn heavy pockets from his upcoming games.

Trivia

  • Mobley played for the United States at FIBA Under-17 World Cup 2018. In the overall seven games, he averaged 9.3 points, 5.6 rebounds, and 2.6 assists per game due to which he led his team to earn a gold medal.
  • Mobley was honored with the names including Morgan Wootten National Player of the Year.
  • He was also selected to play in a few of the games like Jordan Brand Classic, McDonald’s All-American Game, and Nike Hoop Summit but all of these three games were canceled due to the pandemic COVID-19.
  • Mobley was entitled with Pac-12 Player of the Year title, Defensive Player of the Year title, and freshman of the Year title.
  • He was entitled to be the second player from the major conference to win the trio of the awards.
  • On 16th April 2021, it was announced that he would be declared for the 2021 NBA draft preceding his college eligibility.

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