Full name: Cynthia Louise "Cindy" Brown
Height: 6-2 (188 cm)
Weight: 165 lbs (75 kg)
Born: March 16, 1965 in Portland, Oregon, United States
Affiliations: California State University, Long Beach (USA)
Country: United States
Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)
Cindy Brown played basketball at Long Beach State. As a senior she set NCAA records for most points in a season (974) and in a single game, scoring 60 against San Jose State. Brown played in the 1987 Final Four and was first-team All-American in 1986 and 1987. After college Brown went overseas, as there was no US womenâs league in that era. She played for Sidis Ancona (Italy) from 1987-88, Toshiba Yana Gi Cho (Japan) from 1988-92, Faenza Errieti Club (Italy) from 1992-94, and Elizur Holon (Israel) from 1994-96.
In 1996 Brown was drafted by the Seattle Reign of the new American Basketball League (ABL), and made second-team All-ABL that year. She then switched to the WNBA, playing with the Detroit Shock and Utah Starzz from 1996-99, retiring after the 1998/99 season. Internationally, in addition to her 1988 Olympic gold medal, Brown won gold at the 1987 Pan American Games, and a silver at the 1985 Universiade.
|1988 Summer||23||Seoul||Basketball||Women's Basketball||United States||USA||1||Gold|
|1988 Summer||23||Seoul||Basketball||United States||USA||Final Round||Match 1/2||1||1988-09-29||USA 77, YUG 70||12||8||0||0||0||2|
|1988 Summer||23||Seoul||Basketball||United States||USA||Semi-Finals||Match #2||1||1988-09-27||USA 102, URS 88||5||7||1||0||2||1|
|1988 Summer||23||Seoul||Basketball||United States||USA||Group B||Match #1||1||1988-09-19||USA 87, TCH 81||14||6||0||0||3||1|
|1988 Summer||23||Seoul||Basketball||United States||USA||Group B||Match #3||1||1988-09-22||USA 101, YUG 74||3||2||0||0||5||0|
|1988 Summer||23||Seoul||Basketball||United States||USA||Group B||Match #6||1||1988-09-25||USA 94, CHN 79||6||4||2||3||4||0|