Austin Spurs Announce 2015 Returning Players and Training Camp

October 30, 2015 - NBA G League (G League) - Austin Spurs News Release

AUSTIN, TX (Oct. 30, 2015) - The Austin Spurs, presented by SWBC, today announced the names of 11 returning and affiliate players headed to training camp prior to the start of the 2015-16 NBA D-League season. The list includes Bryce Cotton, Jarell Eddie, Orlando Johnson, Mfon Udofia, Devondrick Walker and Keith Wright, who are all returning from the 2014-15 season, along with recent San Antonio Spurs training camp participants Youssou Ndoye, Keifer Sykes, Deshaun Thomas and Julian Washburn. Cady Lalanne, San Antonio's 2015 NBA second round draft pick, will play with the Austin Spurs this season.

Austin will select additional prospects during the 2015 NBA D-League draft this Saturday afternoon. Training camp is scheduled to begin Monday, Nov. 2 at the Cedar Park Recreation Center. Here is the current list of the Austin Spurs training camp participants:

Name Position HT WT From Status DOB

Bryce Cotton G 6'1" 165 Providence Affiliate 8/11/92

Jarell Eddie F 6'7" 220 Virginia Tech Returning 10/30/91

Orlando Johnson G 6'5" 220 California-Santa Barbara Returning 3/11/89

Cady Lalanne C 6'9" 242 Massachusetts Draft Rights 4/22/92

Youssou Ndoye C 7'0" 250 St. Bonaventure Affiliate 7/15/91

Keifer Sykes G 6'0" 180 Wisconsin-Green Bay Affiliate 10/30/93

Deshaun Thomas F 6'7" 215 Ohio State Affiliate 8/29/91

Mfon Udofia G 6'2" 194 Georgia Tech Returning 8/1/90

Devondrick Walker G 6'5" 205 Texas A&M Commerce Returning 7/11/92

Julian Washburn F 6'8" 210 UTEP Affiliate 12/18/91

Keith Wright F 6'8" 240 Harvard Returning 7/22/89

Fans can join Head Coach Ken McDonald and staff, along with Da Bull and the Capital City Dancers, for the 2015 NBA D-League Draft this Saturday, Oct. 31, at Main Event Austin (13301 US 183). The Austin Spurs have the 16th pick. The free draft party is open to the public and begins at 1 p.m.

The Austin Spurs home opener is Friday, Nov. 13, at 7:30 p.m. against the Texas Legends at Cedar Park Center. For schedule and ticket information, please visit austinspurs.com or call (512) 236-8333. Tickets are available now.

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