Austin McBroom is a former NCAA basketball guard who committed to the Saint Louis University men’s basketball program for the 2011 to 2012 season. After his college basketball career, he became a social media star, with more than 6 million followers on Instagram. Take a look below for 22 more awesome and interesting facts about Austin McBroom.
1. He’s a member of the ACE family collaborative channel.
2. Besides basketball, he played football and baseball at Campbell Hall School.
3. He average 25 points per game his senior year on the way to being named first-team All-CIF-Division 3AA.
4. He led the St. Louis Billikens in 3-point shooting in makes and percentage during the 2013 and 2014 season.
5. He is originally from Los Angeles, California.
6. He has a brother named Landon.
7. He became engaged to Catherine Paiz in August 2017.
8. McBroom and Paiz have daughters named Elle and Alaia.
9. He and Jrue Holiday played together on their high school state championship team.
10. During his basketball career, he has played as a guard for Campbell Hall, the Saint Louis Billikens, the Central Michigan Chippewas, and the Eastern Washington Eagles.
11. He had brief stints as both a baseball player and football player.
12. The term “ACE” is actually an abbreviation of the initials of Austin, Catherine and their daughter, Elle.
13. He attended Campbell Hall School in California, where he played football, baseball and basketball.
14. He was a running back on the school’s football team and played shortstop on the baseball squad.
15. Austin later excelled in basketball and continued to play the sport.
16. Eventually, he emerged as a prominent basketball player as a guard on his school team.
17. He ended his senior year with Campbell, scoring an average of 25.1 points per game.
18. Austin was selected in all-state tournaments of both basketball and football.
19. In his freshman year, he played for the Vikings state championship team.
20. He played 66 games in his two seasons with the Saint Louis Billikens.
21. He played the fourth season of college basketball with the Eastern Washington Eagles. He scored his NCAA career high score of 37 points against Northern Colorado in 2016.
22. His favorite drink is the red gummy smoothie from his favorite snack joint Jamba Juice.