Raptors 905 Select Kevon Harris and Gary Payton II in the 2021 NBA G League Draft.
Raptors 905, NBA G League affiliate of the Toronto Raptors, announced today the selections of Kevon Harris and Gary Payton II in the 2021 NBA G League Draft.
Harris, picked 11th overall, appeared in 127 career games (104 starts) over four seasons at Stephen F. Austin (2016-2020), leaving as the school's all-time leading NCAA Division I scorer with 1,833 points. In 31 games (all starts) as a senior, he averaged 17.5 points, 5.7 rebounds, 2.1 assists and 1.5 steals in 29.3 minutes of action. A native of Ellenwood, GA, Harris was an All-Southland First Team selection and Southland Player of the Year last season.
Gary Payton II, selected 15th overall, has played in 61 NBA games over the last four seasons with the Milwaukee Bucks, Los Angeles Lakers and Washington Wizards. In 2019-20, he averaged 3.9 points, 2.8 rebounds, 1.7 assists and 1.1 steals in 29 games (17 starts) for the Wizards. He also played 18 games for the Capital City Go-Go (NBAG), averaging 20.2 points, 9.3 rebounds, 6.4 assists and 2.9 steals in 31.4 minutes. In 115 NBA G League games, across four teams, he has posted averages of 16.2 points, 7.2 rebounds, 4.8 assists and 2.4 steals in 31.4 minutes.
The NBA G League will begin its 2021 season in February at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World Resort near Orlando. Further details about the league schedule and broadcast schedule will be released at a later date.
• Discuss this story on the NBA G League message board...
NBA G League Stories from January 11, 2021
- Wolves Select Allonzo Trier, Dakarai Tucker in 2021 NBA G League Draft - Iowa Wolves
- Raptors 905 Select Kevon Harris and Gary Payton II in the 2021 NBA G League Draft. - Raptors 905
- Raptors 905 Complete 3 Trades Ahead of 2021 G League Draft - Raptors 905
- Austin Spurs Select Jonathan Kasibabu, Anthony Mathis and Kaleb Johnson in 2021 NBA G League Draft - Austin Spurs
- Memphis Hustle Acquire Two Players in 2020-21 NBA G League Draft - Memphis Hustle
- Delaware Blue Coats Select Jemerrio Jones and Braxton Key in 2021 NBA G League Draft - Delaware Blue Coats
- Fort Wayne Mad Ants 2021 Roster Released - Fort Wayne Mad Ants
- Vipers Select Brooks and Cumberland in the 2021 G League Draft - Rio Grande Valley Vipers
- Greensboro Swarm Select Admiral Schofield with First Pick of 2021 NBA G League Draft - G League
- Westchester Knicks Select Justin Patton No. 9 Overall - Westchester Knicks
- Greensboro Swarm Select Admiral Schofield No. 1 Overall in the 2020-21 NBA G League Draft - Greensboro Swarm
- Memphis Hustle Complete Trade with South Bay Lakers - Memphis Hustle
- South Bay Acquires 2021-22 First Round Pick - South Bay Lakers
- Memphis Hustle Complete Trade with Raptors 905 - Memphis Hustle
- Westchester Knicks Set to Select No. 9 Overall in the 2020-21 NBA G League Draft - Westchester Knicks
- Memphis Hustle Complete Trade with Erie BayHawks - Memphis Hustle
- BayHawks Acquire Rights to Jarrod Uthoff - Erie BayHawks
- Fort Wayne Mad Ants Announce Tom Hankins as Head Coach - Fort Wayne Mad Ants
- Weekly Sports League and Franchise Report - OSC Original by Dan Krieger
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.