SANTA CRUZ – The Golden State Warriors have signed guard Lester Quinones to a two-way contract, the team announced. The Warriors Two-Way players will have the ability to spend time with both Santa Cruz and Golden State. Quinones will wear #25 for both the Golden State Warriors and Santa Cruz Warriors.
Quinones, 21, played three seasons at the University of Memphis, tallying averages of 10.1 points, 4.3 rebounds and 1.8 assists in 27.6 minutes over 87 games (81 starts). Quinones shot 36.9% from three-point range for his career, including 39.4% over his last two seasons. He was named to the American Athletic Conference All-Freshman Team in 2019-20 and the NIT All-Tournament Team in 2021 after averaging 12.8 points and 9.5 rebounds in four tournament games and helping Memphis capture the NIT championship.
Per NBA rules, teams are permitted to have two players on Two-Way contracts at any given time throughout the season in addition to the 15-man regular season roster. Two-Way contract players are permitted to be on the NBA team’s active list for no more than 50 games during the regular season, with no limit on practices, workouts or other activities with the NBA team. Only players with three or fewer years of NBA service are able to sign Two-Way Contracts, which can be for either one or two seasons.
Santa Cruz Warriors full season and half season tickets for the 2022-23 campaign are now on sale. Fans interested in securing the best seats at the lowest price are encouraged to call (831) 713-4400 or visit santacruzbasketball.com for more information.