Legends Announce Opening Day Roster
Frisco, TX, NOV. 21, 2012 - The Texas Legends have announced their opening day roster. After waiving six players throughout training camp, the Legends will open their season this Friday in Tulsa with the following 10 players:
Name Pos. Ht. Wt. College
Christian Eyenga G-F 6-5 210 Congo
Jefferson Mason G-F 6-6 185 Minnesota State - Mankato
Sean Singletary G 6-0 185 Virginia
Solomon Bozeman G 6-1 175 Arkansas Little Rock
Vernon Lewis F 6-6 200 Paul Quinn
Chris Roberts G 6-4 190 Bradley
Chris Douglas Roberts G/F 6-7 230 Memphis
Melvin Ely F 6-10 261 Fresno State
Ibrahima Thomas C 6-11 255 Senegal
Darius Rice F 6-10 235 Miami U
The additions of Melvin Ely and Christian Eyenga make the 12th and 13th former NBA first-round picks in franchise history. Four of the players currently on the roster have NBA experience: Sean Singletary, Chris Douglas Roberts, Christian Eyenga, and Melvin Ely.
The Legends will open their first homestand Wednesday, Nov 28th against the Austin Toros at 7pm at the Dr. Pepper Arena in Frisco.
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