Austin Reaves Biography
Austin Reaves is a professional basketball player from the United States who was born on May 29, 1997, in Newark, Arkansas.
From 2015 to 2017, Reaves competed in collegiate basketball for the Wichita State Shockers. Subsequently, he moved to the University of Oklahoma, where he competed for the Sooners from 2019 to 2021.
Reaves showed his abilities as a versatile guard throughout his time in college, helping his team by scoring and setting up other players. He was named to the All-Big 12 First Team during his senior season at Oklahoma, averaging 18.3 points, 5.5 rebounds, and 4.6 assists per game.
Reaves was named to the First Team All-Big 12 for his performance as a senior when he averaged 18.4 points, 5.5 rebounds, and 4.6 assists per game. He gave up his remaining collegiate eligibility when he announced his intent to enter the 2021 NBA draught.
Reaves signed a two-way deal with the Los Angeles Lakers on August 3, 2021, despite being undrafted. On October 22, 2021, he made his NBA debut.
Throughout the season, he displayed his talents with a game-winning shot and other standout performances. Reaves got his first triple-double with 31 points, 16 rebounds, and 10 assists in a game against the Denver Nuggets. He also set a career-best with 35 points against the Orlando Magic.
Reaves secured a signature shoe agreement in March 2023 with the Chinese sportswear company Rigorer, and he wore those shoes all through the 2022–2023 campaign. In May 2023, the first pair of “AR1” shoes is scheduled to go on sale.
Reaves scored the final 10 points for the Los Angeles Lakers in a 111-105 victory over the Orlando Magic on March 19, 2023, as he finished with a career-high 35 points, six rebounds, and six assists off the bench.
Reaves had his first triple-double of his career and set career highs in points, rebounds, and assists during the Lakers’ 146-141 overtime victory over the Denver Nuggets on April 10, 2022. He also finished the game with 31 points, 16 rebounds, and 10 assists in 42 minutes.
Austin Reaves Wife.
Austin Reaves is not married at the mo,meant as he is very much focused on his career as a basketball player in the NBA.
Who Is Austin Reaves’s Girlfriend?
Austin Reaves is in a relationship with her high school sweetheart by the name of Jenna Barber with whom they studied at Cedar Rodge High School.
The couple started dating in the year 2014 and have since been together supporting each other’s dreams and careers.
Jenna Barber pursued her education at the Arkansas Community College in Batesville.
She was employed in a pharmaceutical business in 2019 in addition to her studies. Later, she changed schools and spent her senior year at the University of Arkansas. She received her degree in 2022, the month of her birthday.