Bighorns Trim Training Camp Roster to 12

For Immediate Release
Nov. 19, 2009

RENO, Nev.— The Reno Bighorns have waived five players from their training camp roster, bringing the active roster to 12 players.

Center Ronald Allen, forward Louis Graham, guard Chris Lowe, guard Terry Martin and guard Jamaal Smith have been released.

The Bighorns will make two more roster moves to cut the roster down to 10 players prior to the opening of the season.

The Bighorns begin their 2009-10 campaign on Nov. 28 at Idaho. The home slate begins on Dec. 5 with a 7 p.m. matchup against the Los Angeles D-Fenders.

Get your season tickets now by calling (775) 284-2622 or visiting www.RenoBighorns.com.

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