Forward who was nicknamed X-Man, played professionally in the NBA and in Greece from 1985 to 1998. He was named to his first and only NBA All-Star game as a member of the Seattle SuperSonics in 1988.
He went to Wichita State, where he was the first player ever to lead the nation in scoring and rebounding in the same year.
He served as a head coach in the trampoline-based SlamBall league.
His daughter Xylina played for the University of North Carolina Tar Heels.
He played alongside Patrick Ewing on the New York Knicks during the 1991-92 season.