John Duren
Personal information
Born (1958-10-30) October 30, 1958 (age 63)
Washington, D.C.
Listed height6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Listed weight195 lb (88 kg)
Career information
High schoolDunbar (Washington, D.C.)
CollegeGeorgetown (1976–1980)
NBA draft1980 / Round: 1 / Pick: 19th overall
Selected by the Utah Jazz
Playing career1980–1983
PositionPoint guard
Number18, 44
Career history
19801982Utah Jazz
1982–1983Indiana Pacers
1983–1984Lancaster Lightning
Career highlights and awards
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John Thomas Duren (born October 30, 1958) is an American retired professional basketball player. He was a 6'3" (191 cm) 195 lb (89 kg) point guard and played collegiately at Georgetown University from 1976 to 1980.[1]

Duren was selected with the 19th overall pick in the 1980 NBA Draft by the Utah Jazz. He played for the Jazz for two seasons before signing as a free agent for the Indiana Pacers[2] for 1982–83, his final NBA season.


  1. ^ Georgetown Men's Basketball – Records and Awards
  2. ^ "Pacers Media Guide: NBA Years 1976–Present" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2007-05-08. (653 KiB); retrieved April 13, 2007