Bakersfield Jam Finalize Opening Night Roster

BAKERSFIELD, November 21, 2013 Ė The Bakersfield Jam have finalized their opening night roster, which stands at 11. The roster is comprised of four 2013 NBA D-League draft players, three returning players, three tryout players and one NBA assignee.

Bakersfield tips off their 2013-14 campaign tomorrow, Friday, November 22 on the road against the Idaho Stampede at 6:00 p.m. PST. The Jamís home opener comes four days later on Tuesday, November 26 when they host the Rio Grande Valley Vipers at 7:00 p.m. PT.

Below is the 11-man training camp roster:

Name Pos Ht Wt DOB School Status
Billy Baptist G 6-5 185 8/19/87 Quincy Tryout (SLC)
Brian Butch C 6-11 240 12/22/84 Wisconsin Returning
Markeith Cummings F 6-6 240 12/21/88 Kennesaw State Draft (3rd Rd)
Jared Cunningham G 6-4 195 05/22/1991 Oregon St. Assignee (ATL)
Jordan DeMercy F 6-7 215 7/9/88 Georgetown College Tryout (LA)
Aaron Johnson G 5-8 175 10/27/88 UAB Draft (1st Rd)
Mac Koshwal F 6-10 255 10/19/87 DePaul Returning
James Nunnally F 6-7 205 7/14/90 UC Santa Barbara Returning
Akeem Scott G 6-1 180 9/3/83 High Point Tryout (ATL)
Carlos Strong G 6-4 215 10/20/87 Boston Draft (2nd Rd)
Doug Thomas C 6-9 245 9/20/83 Iowa Draft (4th Rd)