Coby White: Net Worth, salary and endorsements
Coby White was born in Goldsbro, North Carolina on February 16, 2000.?White went to the Greenfield School in?Wilson, North Carolina and played high school basketball with them. Over the four years there, he became the all-time leading scorer in North Carolina high school basketball history. During his time there, White was named?North Carolina Mr. Basketball?as the state's top high school player and also also awarded the 2018?USA Today's?North Carolina Player of the Year. He was also named the?2018 McDonald's All-American Game.
For the 2018 FIBA Under-18 Americas Championship?in Canada,?White was named to the United States U18 National team. He helped his team to a Gold medal as the team's top scorer, earning all-tournament honours.
He played?college basketball?for the?North Carolina for one season, after which he declared himself eligible for the NBA draft in 2019. He was then drafted with the seventh overall pick by the Chicago Bulls. White is the first player from North Carolina to be drafted in the first round by the Bulls since?Michael Jordan?in 1984.
Major on-court achievements:
- Second-team All-ACC?(2019)
- McDonald's All-American?(2018)
- Jordan Brand Classic?(2018)
- North Carolina Mr. Basketball?(2018)
Coby White net worth:
White is only into his rookie season and is the seventh highest paid player in the Bulls team. His current salary is estimated to be around $5 million. If he manages to rack up good performances, he could bring interests from other teams and could well earn contracts worth a lot more.
Immediately after joining the Bulls, White announced a deal with Adidas.
|Height||6? 4? (1.93 m)|