Skyforce Announces 2008-09 Training Camp Roster
Sioux Falls, S.D. (November 8, 2008) – The Sioux Falls Skyforce announced today their 2008-09 training camp roster. NBA Development League training camps begin on Sunday, Nov. 16 and conclude on Wednesday, Nov. 26. The training camp roster includes the 10 players selected in the 2008 NBA D-League Draft, five returning players from last season, an allocation player and a local tryout invitee.
Following is the list of players on the training camp roster:
|Michael Adams||C||6-11||235||Youngstown State||Draft Pick|
|Chris Alexander||C||7-1||260||Iowa State||Returning|
|Keith Benjamin*||G||6-2||190||Pittsburgh||Draft Pick|
|Keith Brumbaugh*||F||6-10||215||Hilsborough CC||Draft Pick|
|Chris Childress*||F||6-7||240||CSU-Pueblo||Local Tryout|
|Milone Clark||G||6-4||215||Tennessee Tech||Returning|
|Carl Elliott||G||6-4||220||George Washington||Returning|
|Gary Ervin*||G||6-0||182||Arkansas||Draft Pick|
|Gary Forbes*||F||6-7||220||Massachusetts||Draft Pick|
|Brock Gillespie||G||6-0||175||Rice||Draft Pick|
|Michael Joiner||F||6-7||230||Florida State||Returning|
|Ty Morrison*||F||6-8||220||Grand Canyon||Draft Pick|
|Greg Plummer||G||6-4||200||Eckerd College||Draft Pick|
|Elgrace Wilborn||F||6-8||220||Western Kentucky||Draft Pick|
|DeMario Williams*||C||6-11||220||Miles College||Draft Pick|
* - Rookie
Coaches will submit an opening day roster of 10 players on Wednesday, Nov. 26 as the 2008-09 NBA D-League regular season tips off on Friday, Nov. 28 with six games.
The home opener is on Friday, Nov. 28 against the Iowa Energy. Tipoff is set for 7 p.m. at the Sioux Falls Arena. Single game tickets will go on sale on Monday, Nov. 10 at 10 a.m. Season tickets and 12-ticket flex packs are on sale for the 2008-09 season. Discounts and benefits are also available for groups of 10 or more. For more information please contact a Skyforce representative at (605) 332-0605.