River Lions Sign Power Forward C.J. Aiken
St. Catharines, ON – The Niagara River Lions announced today that they have signed 6 foot 9 power forward, C.J. Aiken.
In Aiken's three-year college career, he was one of the top-shot blockers in the NCAA earning the Atlantic 10 Defensive Player of the Year honours in 2011-12. Playing 98 games for Saint Joseph's, Aiken averaged 9.6 points, 5.0 rebounds and 3.3 blocks in 30.2 minutes per game.
Most recently Aiken played for the Energa Czarni Slupsk (2017-18) and King Wilki Morskie Szczecin (2015-16, 2016-17) of the Polish Basketball League.
Be sure to catch C.J. in action tonight as he makes his debut with the team when the River Lions take on the St. John's Edge. Tip-off is at 7:00pm in the Meridian Centre!