Born February 11, 1967 Dyron Nix played in the NBA mainly as a Forward during their playing career, season(s): 1990-1990. Dyron Patrick Nix was an American professional basketball player. The 6'7" 210 pound forward played his college basketball at the University of Tennessee. He was a two time first team All-SEC performer. Nix was selected by the Charlotte Hornets in the second round of the 1989 NBA draft.