Former "iCarly" star Jennette McCurdy struck up a flirty friendship with basketball star Andre Drummond on Twitter, and now they're dating.

The seven-foot tall athlete showed his interest in the singer/actress by tweeting photos of her as part of "Woman Crush Wednesday." The pair later went on a date together, according to

On Tuesday, McCurdy, 21, and the Detroit Pistons star, 20, were spotted holding hands after leaving a restaurant in Los Angeles.

McCurdy got her big break starring opposite Miranda Cosgrove in the Nickelodeon series "iCarly." She currently stars in the series "Sam & Cat."

She is also a country singer.