Lee Expected to Be Active for Tonight’s Game at Reno (7:00 p.m. Tip-Off)
SANTA CRUZ, Calif. – The Santa Cruz Warriors have acquired guard Raven Lee from the available player pool, the team announced today. With the addition of Lee (6’3, 175), the team’s roster currently stands at 13 players.
Lee, 24, is expected to be active for tonight’s game against the Reno Bighorns, the NBA G League affiliate of the Sacramento Kings, at the Reno Events Center at 7:00 p.m. Lee will wear #1 for Santa Cruz.
A redshirt senior at Eastern Michigan University last season, Lee averaged 15.7 points, 1.7 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 1.6 steals in 26.0 minutes. Against rival Central Michigan on February 28, Lee, scored 50 points on 16-25 shooting and 7-10 from behind the three-point line to set the school’s single-game scoring record in the team’s 109-81 win.
With the acquisition of Lee and two-way player Quinn Cook rejoining the Golden State Warriors last Friday, November 24, below is the Santa Cruz Warriors updated roster for tonight’s game:
|#||PLAYER||POS||HGT||WGT||BIRTHDATE||SCHOOL / COUNTRY||HOW ACQUIRED|
|25||Chris Boucher||F||6-10||200||1/11/1993||Oregon||Two-Way Contract|
|7||Cleanthony Early||F||6-8||210||4/17/1991||Wichita State||Returning Player|
|22||Michael Gbinije||G||6-7||200||6/5/1992||Syracuse||Affiliate Rule|
|0||Alex Hamilton||G||6-4||195||10/5/1993||Louisiana Tech||Returning Player|
|9||Avry Holmes||G||6-2||195||2/20/1994||Clemson||2017 NBA G League Draft|
|15||Damian Jones||C||7-0||245||6/30/1995||Vanderbilt||Assignment from Golden State Warriors|
|3||Damion Lee||G||6-6||210||10/21/1992||Louisville||Returning Player|
|1||Raven Lee||G||6-3||175||2/8/1993||Eastern Michigan||Available Player Pool|
|31||Georges Niang||F||6-6||231||6/17/1993||Iowa State||Affiliate Rule|
|43||James Southerland||F||6-8||221||4/28/1990||Syracuse||Returning Player|
|32||Trevor Thompson||C||7-0||250||6/12/1994||Ohio State||Affiliate Rule|
|21||Najeal Young||F||6-6||215||2/27/1994||Texas-Wesleyan||2017 NBA G League Draft|
The team will host its next home game at Kaiser Permanente Arena this Sunday, December 3 at 6:00 p.m. against the Sioux Falls Skyforce. Tickets for Sunday night and all Santa Cruz Warriors games are available at santacruzbasketball.com or by calling (831) 713-4400.
For more information on the Santa Cruz Warriors 2017-18 season, presented by Kaiser Permanente, please visit santacruzbasketball.com or call (831) 713-4400.