Basketball player who has competed for New Zealand at many international tournaments, winning gold at the FIBA Oceania Championship in 2009. The same year, he was named the National Basketball League's MVP as a member of the New Zealand Breakers.
He was two-time First-Team All-Big Ten selection at the University of Wisconsin.
He was the second leading scorer at the 2010 World Championships, scoring 24.7 points per game.
His brother is rugby union player Rodd Penney.
He was teammates with NBA All-Star Devin Harris at Wisconsin.