Vipers Finalize 2021 Roster
EDINBURG, Texas - The Rio Grande Valley Vipers, the NBA G League Affiliate of the Houston Rockets, have finalized the roster for the 2021 NBA G League season.
The Vipers' includes returning players William McDowell-White, Shawn Occeus and Ray Spalding. In addition, 2021 NBA G League draftees Armoni Brooks and Jarron Cumberland join RGV.
The RGV Vipers roster now stands at 12, including two-way players Mason Jones and Brodric Thomas will be eligible to join the squad at the single-site in Orlando, Florida. The complete roster can be seen below.
# Name Pos HT WT School Status
1 Armoni Brooks Guard 6'3 195 Houston Draft
3 Jarron Cumberland Guard 6'5 210 Cincinnati Draft
34 Josh Huestis Forward 6'7 230 Stanford Returner
9 Mason Jones* Guard 6'4 200 Arkansas Two-Way
5 William McDowell-White Guard 6'5 185 California State Returner
42 Trhae Mitchell Forward 6'6 196 South Alabama Tryout
18 Shawn Occeus Guard 6'4 210 Northeastern Returner
21 Trevelin Queen Guard 6'6 190 New Mexico State Affiliate
23 Josh Reaves Guard 6'4 214 Penn State Affiliate
26 Ray Spalding Forward 6'9 225 Louisville Returner
33 Brodric Thomas* Guard 6'5 185 Truman Two-Way
0 Kenny Wooten Forward 6'8 235 Oregon Affiliate
The returning player rights to Josh Huestis were acquired via trade with Austin Spurs in the 2019-20 season and returns to the United States after a stint with Bayern Munich (German Basketball League) during the 2019-20 campaign. Josh Reaves, Kenny Wooten and Trevelin Queen join the Vipers as affiliated players.
Trhae Mitchell joins RGV as a local tryout player after finishing his collegiate career at South Alabama. In addition, nine players of RGV's roster have previously signed an NBA contract, while seven have previously competed in the G League.
The complete 2021 NBA G League game and broadcast schedule will be announced at a later date. For more information, please visit www.rgvipers.com.
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