Fayetteville Patriots Minor League Basketball

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Defunct or No Longer Covered on OSC
League: NBA Development League
Home: Fayetteville, North Carolina
Years of Operation:
League listed is the last league for which the team played while covered by OSC.

Fayetteville Patriots News

Patriots win home finale before D-League record crowd

April 19, 2006 - FAYETTEVILLE, N.C., April 19 - The NBA Development League's Fayetteville Patriots shattered their own year-old attendance record as 7,312 fans watched them close out their 2005-06 home schedule with a 115-106 victory over the Roanoke Dazzle on Fan Appreciation Night, April 7, at the Crown Coliseum. The previous league mark was 7,028, set on April 9, 2005 at the Crown. The Patriots finished the season with a record of 16-32. However, coach Mike Brown's system garnered a league-leading five GATORADE NBA call-ups t... Full Story

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Patriots distribute free tickets to county teachers

April 4, 2006 - FAYETTEVILLE, N.C., April 4 - The NBA Development League's Fayetteville Patriots announced Tuesday that, as part of an initiative with the Cumberland County School System's Project Move, all county teachers are receiving a free ticket to Friday night's home finale at the Crown Coliseum. Since its start in 2004, Project Move has battled the childhood obesity problem by showing kids that physical activity can be fun. Movement is worked into the school curriculum, incorporating activity into academic subjects like ... Full Story

Thunderbirds take off in third to down Patriots, 103-88

April 1, 2006 - FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. - The Albuquerque Thunderbirds rode a 15-3 third-quarter spurt - along with an impressive performance by point guard Tierre Brown - to break open a close contest and beat the Fayetteville Patriots, 103-88, in NBA Development League action at the Crown Coliseum Saturday night. Brown played all 48 minutes, scoring 24 points, dishing out 16 assists and grabbing 10 rebounds, to lift Albuquerque to 24-21. Fayetteville drops to 15-31. Brown normally shares point guard duties with Tony Bland, but Bland i... Full Story

Patriots Sign Jawad Williams

March 30, 2006 - GREENVILLE, S.C., March 30 - The Fayetteville Patriots of the NBA Development League have signed former University of North Carolina forward Jawad Williams and waived Kaniel Dickens due to injury. Williams, who helped lead the Tar Heels to the 2005 NCAA Championship, has been playing professionally in Spain for Alta Gestion Fuenlabrada Madrid. The former prep AP and GATORADE Player of the Year in the state of Ohio averaged 13.1 points and 4.0 rebounds in 37 games for UNC in 2004-05. At 6-9, 223, Williams played for ... Full Story

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