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Bridgette Gordon

Full name: Bridgette C. Gordon
Gender: Female
Height: 6-0 (183 cm)
Weight: 159 lbs (72 kg)
Born: April 27, 1967 in Deland, Florida, United States
Affiliations: University of Tennessee, Knoxville (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Basketball

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Bridgette Gordon played college hoops at the University of Tennessee, where she helped the team to four straight Final Four appearances, and NCAA titles in 1987 and 1989. She was a four-time All-SEC selection and was Final Four MVP in 1989. In addition to her 1988 Olympic gold medal, Gordon played for the US team that won bronze at the 1991 Pan American Games. After college she played in Europe, with most of her career in Italy, where she led her teams to seven Italian Championships and European Cup titles in 1994 and 1996. Gordon finished her career with one season in Turkey and then two years in the WNBA with the Sacramento Monarchs.

Gordon then went into coaching and scouting. She started as an assistant coach at Stetson University, and then was a WNBA regional scout for two years. She returned to the college bench as an assistant at Georgia State, and then was an assistant at Wichita State University. In 2001 she was inducted into the Lady Vols Hall of Fame. She was also named to the NCAA Silver Anniversary Team in 2006.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1988 Summer 21 Seoul Basketball Women's Basketball United States USA 1 Gold

Women's Basketball

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result PTS TRB AST STL TOV BLK
1988 Summer 21 Seoul Basketball United States USA Final Round Match 1/2 1 1988-09-29 USA 77, YUG 70 6 1 0 0 1 0
1988 Summer 21 Seoul Basketball United States USA Semi-Finals Match #2 1 1988-09-27 USA 102, URS 88 8 1 2 0 0 0
1988 Summer 21 Seoul Basketball United States USA Group B Match #1 1 1988-09-19 USA 87, TCH 81 4 3 1 0 0 0
1988 Summer 21 Seoul Basketball United States USA Group B Match #3 1 1988-09-22 USA 101, YUG 74 20 3 0 1 0 0
1988 Summer 21 Seoul Basketball United States USA Group B Match #6 1 1988-09-25 USA 94, CHN 79 6 3 0 0 0 0
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