The Texas Legends selected two players in the 2019 NBA G League Draft to finalize the 2019-20 training camp roster. Camp will begin Monday, Oct. 28th and will see 14 players competing for a spot on the team.
The Legends had two first round picks in today’s draft, selecting Madit Tieny Dak with the 3rd pick and Tra Holder with the 23rd.
Dak, 20, is a 6-11, 200-pound center from South Sudan.
Holder, 24, is a 6-1, 180-pound guard from Arizona State. The Los Angeles native played four years for the Sun Devils averaging 18.2 points, 4.2 rebounds, 3.4 assists, and 1.3 steals as a senior and earning All-Pac-12 1st team. Holder played overseas last season in Italy and Germany.
The training camp roster consists of four returning players, four affiliate players, four local tryout players, and two draft picks. The complete roster is as follows:
|Paris Collins||G||6-4||190||Jackson State||Tryout|
|Madit Tieny Dak||C||6-11||200||South Sudan||Draft|
|Cezar Guerrero||G||6-1||185||Fresno State||Tryout|
|Tra Holder||G||6-1||180||Arizona State||Draft|
|Aric Holman||C||6-10||225||Mississippi State||Affiliate|
|Xavier Rathan-Mayes||G||6-4||210||Florida State||Returning|
The Legends will hit the road for their first matchup of the season that opens a back-to-back with the Memphis Hustle. The two teams will meet in Memphis Nov. 8th before coming to Frisco for the home opener at the Comerica Center Nov. 9th at 7:30pm. For tickets or information call 214-469-0822 or visit www.TexLegends.com.