St. Catharines, ON - The Niagara River Lions announced their 12-man roster yesterday afternoon at the Annual Season Ticket Holder Open Practice
Out of the twelve players, half are Canadian, exceeding the league minimum of five. The roster includes four returning River Lions Carl Hall, Sam Muldrow, Tyler Murray and Joe Rocca. Omar Strong and Dwayne Smith, are two National Basketball League of Canada (NBLC) veterans who will make their return to the league as River Lions. The team also includes U Sports Player of the Year, Connor Wood.
The River Lions will open the season this Saturday November 18th at home versus the London Lightning, which is the start of a three-game home stand. Tickets can be purchased by visiting ticketmaster.ca or by calling 289-273-5905.