Memphis Hustle Acquire Phil Cofer
Memphis, Tenn. - The Memphis Hustle, the Grizzlies' NBA G League affiliate, today acquired Phil Cofer from the available player pool.
Cofer (6-8, 220) has appeared in 23 games (two starts) for the NBA G League's College Park Skyhawks this season and one game for the Long Island Nets. A native of Fayetteville, Ga., Cofer spent five seasons (2014-19) at Florida State, appearing in 133 games (84 starts) and compiling averages of 7.4 points and 3.7 rebounds while shooting 45.9 percent from the field and 36.6 percent from three-point range.
As a senior (2017-18), he started in all 35 of his appearances and posted a team-high 12.8 points and 5.0 rebounds in 29.3 minutes of action while shooting 48.6 percent overall and 37.5 percent from long range, leading the Seminoles to the Elite Eight where he was named to the NCAA West Regional All-Tournament Team. He helped the Seminoles to a school-best 29 wins as a redshirt senior in 2018-19, posting averages of 7.4 points and 3.5 rebounds while knocking down 48.6 percent of his field goal attempts and 37.5 percent from distance.
Single Game Tickets are still available for all games at Ticketmaster.com, the Landers Center Box Office, online at memphishustle.com or by calling 1-800-745-3000 (TM Charge-By-Phone) or (901) 888-HOOP and pressing 6.
• Discuss this story on the NBA G League message board...
NBA G League Stories from February 28, 2020
- Stars Knock off Hustle - Salt Lake City Stars
- Hustle Fade in Second Half, Fall to Stars 112-91 - Memphis Hustle
- Greensboro Swarm Fall to Windy City Bulls - Greensboro Swarm
- Bulls Grab Key Road Win over Swarm, 110-107 - Windy City Bulls
- Warriors Acquire Torren Jones - Santa Cruz Warriors
- Greensboro Swarm Adds KJ McDaniels to Roster - Greensboro Swarm
- Memphis Hustle Acquire Phil Cofer - Memphis Hustle
- Long Island Nets to Host Third-Annual Cancer Awareness Game this Sunday, March 1 - Long Island Nets
- Legends Acquire Tyler Nelson and Josh Perkins - Texas Legends
- Greensboro Swarm Complete Two Trades - Greensboro Swarm
- Red Claws Fall to Magic - Lakeland Magic
- Austin Spurs Drop Road Contest to Agua Caliente Clippers - Austin Spurs
- Second Half Surge Pushes Clips Past Spurs, Tied for Final Playoff Spot - Agua Caliente Clippers
The opinions expressed in this release are those of the organization issuing it, and do not necessarily reflect the thoughts or opinions of OurSports Central or its staff.
Other Recent Memphis Hustle Stories
- Jarrod Uthoff and Dusty Hannahs Earn All-NBA G League Honors
- Memphis Hustle Issues Statement
- Memphis Grizzlies Community Assistance Fund Supports Memphians in Need During COVID-19 Pandemic
- Memphis Hustle Announce Single Game Ticket Policy for Postponed Games
- Memphis Hustle Waive Nino Johnson