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Jacksonville Wave announces inaugural home game roster

November 23, 2004 - American Basketball Association (ABA) - Jacksonville Slam News Release

Kingsland GA -- Head Coach Clemon Johnson of the American Basketball Association (ABA), Jacksonville Wave announces the opening line up for the 2004-2005 Inaugural season.

Ismael Caro 6'0" Point Guard University of New Haven
Artemius McClary 6'6" Guard University of Jacksonville
Neil Ashby 6'9" Center University of Alabama
Maurice Riddick 6'3" Point Guard Bethune Cookman
Chad Johnson 6'6" Small Forward University of Pittsburg
Todd Manuel 6'3" Guard St Anselm College
Michael Townsend 6'8" Power Forward University of Tennessee-Chattanooga
Aaron Cooper 6'3" Guard Manatee College
Reggie Rambo 6'7" Power Forward University of Alabama

The Wave just finished playing away games against the Carolina Thunder and the Mississippi Stingers. With a 1-1 record; the Wave defeated the Carolina Thunder 104-87 and lost a fierce competitive game in overtime to the Mississippi Stingers 109-107.

The Wave's Director of Team Operation, Patrick Lee stated, "We are looking forward to coming home to our fans after a long road trip. We are exited to bring professional basketball to all surrounding communities."

The Wave's first two home games will be played on Saturday November 27, 2004 at 7:00 PM and Sunday November 28, 2004 at 2:00 PM. The games will be played at the Camden County High (CCHS) Gymnasium located at 1585 Laurel Island Parkway in Kingsland, Georgia. Discounted tickets are available for Military/Armed Forces, Government employees, Senior Citizens, and students. Tickets range from $7.00 to $20.00. Tickets can be purchased the day of the game at the door or the following locations:

· Prescott/Redding Barber Shop (Folkston)
· Food Pride (Woodbine)
· Kingsbay Submarine Base, ITT Ticket Office, Kingsland (912) 573-4515
· K-BAY Radio FM 106, Kingsland (912) 729-6000
· Camden Community Recreation Center, Kingsland (912) 729-5600
· Revelations (Kingsland)
· Bowlin Place (St. Marys)
· Unique Impressions Hair Salon (Folkston)

The Wave is committed to providing enjoyable and entertaining professional basketball. For Information on season tickets, group rates, VIP parking, and sponsorships: Call 1-877-JAX-WAVE (1-877-529-9283) or log onto or e-mail us at

Note: OurSports Central no longer actively covers the American Basketball Association (ABA) as a professional league due in part to its inability to publish and play a schedule and the transitory nature of many of its teams. For information on professional minor leagues, please see OSC's basketball section.

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