RGV Vipers Acquire Bo Spencer in Trade With Delaware

MCALLEN, Texas, March 6, 2014 -- Rio Grande Valley Vipers General Manager Gianluca Pascucci announced today that the team has acquired guard Bo Spencer from the Delaware 87ers in exchange for guard B.J. Young.

Spencer (6-1, 190, Nebraska) appeared in 15 games this season with the 87ers. He started the 2013-14 season with the Canton Charge, appearing in 25 games before being traded to Delaware on Jan. 27. This season, Spencer is averaging 11.2 ppg, 3.5 rpg and 3.8 apg. On Feb. 22, he scored a season-high 43 points and 11 assists versus the BayHawks in Delaware’s 135-113 win at Erie. Spencer was the 13th pick overall by the Charge in the 2013 NBA Development League Draft.

Spencer averaged 9.7 points over three seasons from 2007-10 at LSU. Following his junior campaign, he transferred to Nebraska and averaged 15.37 points and shot 87.6 percent from the foul line in 30 appearances during the 2011-12 season.

The Vipers are on the road for back-to-back games at Sioux Falls tonight and Friday, March 7. Tipoff both nights is set for 7 p.m. (CT). RGV fans can watch live on the NBA Development League YouTube channel or listen live on Fox Sports 1700 AM.