|No. 23 – FC Bayern Munich|
|Position||Point guard / Shooting guard|
|League||German Basketball Bundesliga
March 11, 1989 |
|Listed height||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Listed weight||190 lb (86 kg)|
|High school||Towson Catholic (Towson, Maryland)|
|College||Virginia Tech (2007–2011)|
|NBA draft||2011 / Undrafted|
|Pro playing career||2011–present|
|2011–2012||Élan Chalon (France)|
|2012–2013||Budivelnyk Kyiv (Ukraine)|
|2013–present||Bayern Munich (Germany)|
|Career highlights and awards|
Malcolm Hakeem Delaney (born March 11, 1989) is an American professional basketball player for Bayern Munich of the Basketball Bundesliga (BBL). He played college basketball for the Virginia Tech Hokies men's basketball team. He is from Baltimore, Maryland, and attended Towson Catholic High School.
Born in Baltimore, is the son of Vincent and Patricia Delaney. He has one older brother, Vincent, who played football at Stonehill College. His father played basketball at Vorhees College.
Delaney played his freshman year at The McDonogh School before transferring to the now defunct Towson Catholic where he was a three year letter winner for coach Josh Pratt. He averaged 20 points, four rebounds and four steals as a senior. Also played in the Nike All-American All-Star game and was co-MVP of the Spalding Hoopball Classic. Was an EA Sports second-team All-American, Charm City Classic MVP, Capitol Classic All-Tournament team and Baltimore Catholic League Player of the Year. Delaney earned Gatorade Player of the Year/Mr. Maryland and was an All-County selection as a senior. At Towson Catholic, led team to the Baltimore Catholic League and MIAA Championships as a senior and scored 2,112 career points.
Delaney was the No. 89 ranked player in the country and No. 13 ranked point guard according to Rivals. Received offers from Virginia Tech, Clemson, Indiana, Iowa State and Maryland. Played for AAU Team Melo and is friends with current New York Knicks star and Maryland native Carmelo Anthony. He committed to the Hokies on September 3, 2006.
Delaney finished second on the team in assists (107, 3.1 apg), fourth on the team in scoring (9.6 ppg) and minutes played (27.3) and fifth on the team in rebounding (2.9 rpg). He started the last 24 games of the season and appeared in all 35 games. He scored in double figures in all three Virginia Tech post-season games. He registered a career-high 20 points and tied a career-high in steals, with four, at UNC. He made the game-tying three-pointer with 52 seconds remaining against Maryland in the home victory.
In his second season Delaney was named third-team All-ACC. He scored more than 20 points in 12 games and more than 15 points in 25 contests. Improved his scoring average and was second on the team in scoring, averaging 18.2 ppg. He was ranked among the ACC leaders in scoring (6th, 18.1 ppg), assists (5th, 4.5 apg), free throw percentage (3rd, 86.9%) and minutes played (2nd, 36.5). Delaney led the Hokies with 14 points and a career-high-tying 10 assists in the loss to Baylor in the second round of the NIT. He won the Lou Carnesecca Award, given to the most valuable player of the Aeropostale Holiday Festival, after averaging 23.5 ppg, 6.5 rpg, 6.0 apg and 3.0 spg for the tournament.
In his junior year Delaney was a unanimous first-team All-ACC after recording a career-best 20.2 ppg for the season.1 He led the Hokies to the NIT quarterfinals and had 24 points in their season-ending loss to Rhode Island. Led the ACC in scoring and was the Sporting News' fourth-team All-America selection. Delaney led the ACC in trips to the free throw line and imparted his knowledge to teammate Dorenzo Hudson who made a career-high 20 free throws on 21 attempts in their victory over Seton Hall.
Delaney entered the 2010 NBA Draft on March 31, 2010, but did not hire an agent.2 He had until May 8 to withdraw from the draft or forgo his senior season. On May 7, Delaney decided to return to the Hokies for his senior season.1 On ESPN he had been projected as a second round draft choice to undrafted.3
- 2010 NCAA Men's Basketball All-Americans
- List of NCAA Division I men's basketball career free throw scoring leaders
- Virginia Tech's Malcolm Delaney returning for senior year - ESPN
- Eurocupbasketball.com Star power fills 2012-13 All-Eurocup teams!
- "Malcolm Delaney wechselt zum FC Bayern" (in German). fcb-basketball.de. July 9, 2013. Retrieved July 9, 2013.
- Eurocup Profile
- Eurobasket.com Profile
- Virginia Tech Profile
- Gobbler Country News Story
- Sporting News All-Americans
- 2009 All-ACC Selections