Despite a pretty impressive college basketball career, Austin Mcbroom was not drafted in the 2016 NBA Draft. After missing out on a possible NBA career, this multi-talented player has taken a different path to superstar status over the Internet.
Mcbroom currently enjoys a large fan base across multiple social media platforms. His extremely popular YouTube channel The ACE Family, launched in January 2016, has attracted well over 10.5 million subscribers and a total of more than 1.6 billion visitors.
Austin McBroom Bio (Age)
Austin McBroom was born on May 5, 1992, in Los Angeles, California. He completed his high school education at Campbell Hall School, California, which he graduated in 2011. A three-sport athlete, McBroom was trained in basketball, baseball, and soccer. In his final year at high school, he was named in the All-State selection in both basketball and soccer.
For his college education, Austin McBroom first became involved with Central Michigan University. However, after his first year of study, he transferred to Saint Louis University for his second and third year. Finally, McBroom completed his final year of studies at Eastern Washington University.
Austin Mcbroom did not make it into the NBA after being left without a draft in the 2 rounds of the 2016 NBA Draft, which made him an unrestricted free agent. Before that he had a pretty illustrious college basketball career, playing as a point guard. In his first season (2011-12) with the Central Michigan Chippewas basketball team, Austin McBroom played 31 games averaging 10.9 points, 2.4 rebounds, and team-high 2.7 assists per game. McBroom finished second in the league in terms of freshman scores and was also inducted into the Mid-American Conference (MAC) All-Freshman Team.
After his freshman season, McBroom moved to the Saint Louis Billikens basketball team, where he served a 2-season stint following his retirement in the 2012-13 season. In his second season, he started just one game out of a total of 34 and scored an average goal of 7.3, which was the second-best single-season performance in Saint Louis’s history at the time. He also scored 1.9 rebounds and 1.6 assists. The talented player earned more playing time in his junior season, starting in 14 out of a total of 32 matches, in which he averaged 6.7 points, 1.2 rebounds, and 1.6 assists per game.
Austin Mcbroom joined the Eastern Washington Eagles in April 2015, where he completed his last season in college basketball. The talented player set a new East Washington University record for the most points (72) in consecutive games at the Big Sky Conference by winning the team’s home games over the University of North Dakota and the University of Northern Colorado. He finished the season with a team-high 21 points per game and an average of 2.5 rebounds and 3.7 assists. His impressive statistics earned him the First Team All-District 6 and Second Team All-Big Sky awards.
His Parents and Brother
Austin McBroom was born in North Hollywood, California, the son of Allen and Michale McBroom. He grew up with a sibling, a younger brother named Landon. Just like his very famous brother, Landon McBroom played basketball on the school team and currently runs his own, quite a popular YouTube channel alongside his girlfriend Shyla.
Who Is His Girlfriend?
Austin McBroom is known for his long-term relationship with the Canadian-born fitness model and his social media colleague Catherine Paiz. Their relationship dates back to 2015, and in addition to their blissful romantic relationship, the two are also career partners as they collaborate on their hugely popular YouTube channel The ACE Family.
The couple welcomed their first child, a daughter named Elle Lively McBroom, on May 28, 2016. Apparently, their little daughter is also on her way to fame in social media, having won over 3.6 million followers with her own Instagram grip. Austin Mcbroom and Catherine Paiz became engaged in August 2017, and in February 2018 the ACE family announced that they were expecting another addition to the family, a daughter.
Net Worth – How Rich Is He?
In addition to his flourishing career as a social media star, Austin Mcbroom has also launched a website for the sale of all kinds of goods. These lucrative ventures and several juicy sponsorship deals ensure that the bank’s YouTube sensation always has a smile on its face. Currently, there are various reports on the exact net value of Mcbroom, some sources put it at $500,000, while some others put it at up to $6 million.
Height and Body Measurements
Austin McBroom stands at an impressive height of 6 feet (183 cm). The YouTube star, who ended his professional sports career, is still athletic with a bodyweight of 77 kg (170 lb).