Golden State Warriors Assign Kent Bazemore & Jeremy Tyler To Santa Cruz
Players Will Join Golden Stateís D-League Affiliate For Teamís First-Ever Game In Santa Cruz Tonight

The Golden State Warriors have assigned guard/forward Kent Bazemore and forward/center Jeremy Tyler to the Santa Cruz Warriors of the NBA Development League, the team announced today. Both players are slated to join Golden Stateís D-League affiliate in time for the teamís first-ever game in Santa Cruz tonight against the Bakersfield Jam at Kaiser Permanente Arena (5:00 p.m. tipoff).

Bazemore, 23, has appeared in 14 games with Golden State this season, registering six points in 21 total minutes. He was previously assigned to Santa Cruz once this season, registering 27 points, nine rebounds, one assist, five steals and one block in 33 minutes of the teamís 101-95 season-opening victory at Reno on November 30.

Tyler, 21, has appeared in nine games for Golden State this season, averaging 1.3 points in 2.1 minutes per contest. He also has made one D-League appearance this season, registering five points, six rebounds, one assist and one steal in 29 minutes of the teamís 95-79 victory at Reno on December 2.

The Santa Cruz Warriors, playing their inaugural season in Northern California, own a 5-2 record and have played all seven of their games on the road while the construction of Kaiser Permanente Arena was completed. For more information on the Santa Cruz Warriors, visit www.santacruzbasketball.com.