DES MOINES, IA (Nov. 13, 2012) - The Denver Nuggets have assigned rookie forward Quincy Miller to the Iowa Energy of the NBA Development League, it was announced today by Nuggets Executive VP Of Basketball Operations Masai Ujiri.
Miller was selected by the Nuggets in the second round of the 2012 NBA Draft and was the 38th overall pick. He averaged 6.8 points and 5.2 points for Denver at the 2012 NBA Summer League.
Miller, 19, joined the Nuggets after being named the 2011-12 Big 12 Co-Freshman of the Year in his only season at Baylor University. He averaged 10.6 points and 4.9 rebounds while helping the Bears to the Elite Eight of the NCAA Tournament.
The 6-9 forward is expected to join the team for practice this afternoon and be in uniform for the team's open scrimmage tomorrow evening, Wednesday, Nov. 14th. The scrimmage is free and open to the public and will take place at the Iowa Event Center, Hall C from 5:30-7pm. Miller and the rest of the Energy can also be seen in action again this Saturday, Nov. 17th in a pre-season matchup against the Sioux Falls Skyforce. Game time is 7pm at Grand View University's Sisam Arena and admission is free with a canned food donation.
Iowa Energy season tickets and single game tickets are now on sale for the 2012-13 season. The Energy will host the Fort Wayne Mad Ants in its home opener on Saturday, Dec. 1 at 7 PM. For more information, visit IowaNBA.com or contact the Iowa Energy at (515) 564-8550.