Born September 25, 1937 Jimmy Darrow played in the NBA mainly as a Guard during their playing career, season(s): 1962-1962. James K. Darrow was an American basketball player. He was born in Akron, Ohio. A 5'10", 170 lb guard, Darrow starred at Bowling Green State University. He was drafted by the St. Louis Hawks of the National Basketball Association and played five games with them during the 1961–62 NBA season, scoring twelve points.