Warriors Acquire Guard Quinton Chievous from Available Player Pool
SANTA CRUZ, Calif. - The Santa Cruz Warriors announced today that the team has acquired guard Quinton Chievous from the NBA G League's available player pool. A 6'6 guard from Hampton University, Chievous will be active for Santa Cruz's next road game on Saturday, March 10 (tip-off 10:00 a.m. PST) against the Memphis Hustle.
Chievous has appeared in 53 games (17 starts) over the last two seasons for the Iowa Wolves, posting averages of 8.3 points, 4.7 rebounds and 1.6 assists on 53.7 percent (176-of-328 FG) from the field. The 25-year-old has also played 8 games (6 starts) for Finland's Korihait in 2017-18, averaging 11.4 points, 5.9 rebounds and 1.7 assists in 25.2 minutes per game.
A Kansas City, Missouri native, Chievous played collegiately for two seasons at Hampton University, scoring 17.0 points, 10.7 rebounds and 2.0 assists in his 2015-16 senior season, earning 2016 All-MEAC First Team honors.
The Santa Cruz Warriors roster currently stands at 14 players. Below and attached is an updated roster sheet.
# PLAYER POS HGT WGT BIRTHDATE SCHOOL HOW ACQUIRED
25 Chris Boucher F 6-10 200 1/11/1993 Oregon Two-Way Contract
55 Jabari Brown G 6-4 215 12/18/1992 Missouri Returning Player
99 Quinton Chievous G 6-6 225 12/31/1992 Hampton Available Player Pool
12 Quinn Cook G 6-2 179 3/23/1993 Duke Two-Way Contract
22 Michael Gbinije G 6-7 200 6/5/1992 Syracuse Affiliate Rule
9 Avry Holmes G 6-2 195 2/20/1994 Clemson 2017 NBA G League Draft
15 Damian Jones C 7-0 245 6/30/1995 Vanderbilt Assignment from Golden State
6 Terrence Jones F 6-9 252 1/9/1992 Kentucky In-Season Waiver Wire
3 Damion Lee G 6-6 210 10/21/1992 Louisville Returning Player
4 Jeremy Pargo G 6-2 219 3/17/1986 Gonzaga In-Season Waiver Wire
1 Winston Shepard F 6-8 209 9/22/1993 San Diego State Trade
32 Trevor Thompson C 7-0 250 6/12/1994 Ohio State Affiliate Rule
33 CJ Wilcox G 6-5 195 12/30/1990 Washington Assignment from Portland
21 Najeal Young F 6-6 215 2/27/1994 Texas-Wesleyan 2017 NBA G League Draft
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