The RGV Vipers and UTPA Athletics are saddened to announce the passing of photographer Dutch Cowgill, who served as a photographer for the Vipers since 2007 and UTPA since 2010. Cowgill passed on Tuesday, Dec. 10 at the age of 59 due to a heart attack, and is survived by his wife, Dana. He resided in Edinburg, Texas.
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Troy Daniels scored 31 points, including eight 3-pointers, as the Vipers tied the D-League all-time winning streak of 18 consecutive regular season victories with a 115-114
win Tuesday against the Bighorns. Chris Johnson and Isaiah Canaan both had 19 points for the 8-0 Vipers. Game Info
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Isaiah Canaan, a Houston Rockets rookie playing on assignment for the Rio Grande Valley Vipers, and Pierre Jackson of the Idaho Stampede, were today named NBA Development League Co-Performers of the Week for games played Dec. 2-8.
New Stats Platform
With the launch of NBA.com/DLeague/Stats, fans and experts alike can take player evaluation to a whole new level. Following the launch of NBA.com/Stats in Feb. 2013, the NBA's official minor league now gets the same major league level of advanced player and team statistics.
The NBA D-League Rio Grande Valley Vipers announced that they have acquired center Tim Ohlbrecht. He had nine points and 11 rebounds in Monday's 145-116 win over the visiting Legends. For more information about the RGV Vipers 2013-14 season and ticket information, call the Vipers at 956-972-1144.