2007-2008 Rio Grande Valley Vipers Regular Season Roster

NBA Affiliates: Cleveland Cavaliers, Houston Rockets, New Orleans Pelicans

2007-2008 Rio Grande Valley Vipers Roster

# Player Pos Height Weight Age Pre-NBA Draft Team NBA Draft Status Nationality
- Luke Anderson G 6-6 207 25 Minnesota State-Mankato 2007 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
- Stanley Asumnu F 6-5 220 25 Tennessee 2006 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
- Kevin Bookout F 6-8 265 24 Oklahoma 2006 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
- Aaron Brooks G 6-0 161 23 Oregon 2007 Rnd 1 Pick 26 United States
- Shannon Brown G 6-3 205 22 Michigan State 2006 Rnd 1 Pick 25 United States
- Kris Collins G 6-2 190 24 New Mexico 2006 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
- Kyle Davis F-C 6-9 245 25 Auburn 2004 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
- Desmon Farmer G 6-5 220 26 USC 2004 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
- Quin Humphrey G 6-4 205 23 Youngstown State 2007 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
- Ivan Johnson PF 6-8 255 23 Cal State San Bernardino 2008 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
- Jarred Merrill F 6-9 220 26 Oklahoma Christian 2005 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
- Gabe Muoneke F 6-7 250 30 Texas 2000 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
Nigeria
- Steve Novak F 6-10 235 24 Marquette 2006 Rnd 2 Pick 2 United States
- Sergio Sanchez G 5-11 155 24 Texas-Pan American 2005 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
- Cedric Simmons FC 6-9 235 22 North Carolina State 2006 Rnd 1 Pick 15 United States
Bulgaria
- Jesse Smith FC 6-11 260 25 Idaho State 2005 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
- Trent Strickland F 6-5 216 23 Wake Forest 2006 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
- Chris Taft F 6-10 265 22 Pittsburgh 2005 Rnd 2 Pick 12 United States
- Kenny Taylor G 6-3 195 25 Texas 2005 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
- C.J. Watson G 6-2 175 23 Tennessee 2006 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
- Quannas White G 6-1 190 27 Oklahoma 2003 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
- Craig Winder G 6-2 190 23 Texas 2007 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States

2007-2008 Rio Grande Valley Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Q. White Q. Humphrey T. Strickland D. Farmer J. Smith
Rotation K. Collins S. Asumnu   I. Johnson  
Rotation C. Winder        
Rotation S. Sanchez        

Recent Rio Grande Valley Vipers History

Season Team Record Conference Rank
2014-2015 Rio Grande Valley Vipers 24-22 (11-9) 1st (Central)
2013-2014 Rio Grande Valley Vipers 30-21 (14-15) 4th (Central)
2012-2013 Rio Grande Valley Vipers 36-15 (18-9) 1st (Central)
2011-2012 Rio Grande Valley Vipers 24-26 (13-21) 7th (West)
2010-2011 Rio Grande Valley Vipers 33-18 (17-14) 4th (West)
2009-2010 Rio Grande Valley Vipers 35-16 (23-12) 2nd (West)
2008-2009 Rio Grande Valley Vipers 21-29 (11-16) 3rd (Southwest)
2007-2008 Rio Grande Valley Vipers 21-29 (10-21) 5th (Southwest)

2007-2008 Rio Grande Valley Vipers Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Desmon Farmer Performer of the Week (03/31/08)
Desmon Farmer Player Of The Month (2008)
Desmon Farmer All D-League Honorable Mention (2008)
C.J. Watson East Initial All-Star Selection (2008)

2007-2008 Rio Grande Valley Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
C.J. Watson 16 38.0 26.4 5.4 5.2 1.4 0.2 3.2
Gabe Muoneke 12 39.7 26.2 5.3 2.8 0.6 0.7 3.1
Desmon Farmer 33 38.1 24.7 4.1 4.1 1.2 0.1 3.1
Shannon Brown 4 42.6 23.8 4.5 3.0 0.8 0.8 3.8
Aaron Brooks 2 43.0 23.0 5.5 5.0 0.0 0.0 4.0
Steve Novak 9 39.1 18.2 7.2 1.6 0.2 0.4 1.8
Ivan Johnson 10 30.3 15.8 7.0 1.1 1.2 1.5 2.4
Kenny Taylor 14 34.9 15.4 4.2 2.7 0.7 0.1 1.6
Kris Collins 32 26.5 14.4 3.0 3.6 1.2 0.0 2.0
Trent Strickland 46 26.8 13.2 5.8 0.7 0.7 0.2 1.6
Jarred Merrill 10 19.9 9.4 3.6 0.7 0.4 0.2 1.9
Cedric Simmons 3 28.6 9.3 5.3 0.3 0.7 4.3 3.0
Jesse Smith 50 25.9 9.1 7.1 0.4 0.3 0.7 1.6
Stanley Asumnu 38 22.4 8.5 4.4 0.5 0.9 0.3 0.8
Craig Winder 41 18.4 8.2 2.5 1.4 0.7 0.2 1.0
Quin Humphrey 49 28.6 7.6 4.8 1.9 0.7 0.1 1.3
Kevin Bookout 8 21.1 5.1 5.2 0.5 0.1 0.0 0.6
Quannas White 44 25.7 5.0 2.9 3.9 0.8 0.1 1.7
Kyle Davis 11 16.7 4.8 4.7 0.5 0.6 1.3 1.0
Chris Taft 8 13.2 4.0 2.5 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.5
Sergio Sanchez 15 11.0 3.2 0.4 1.1 0.1 0.1 0.7
Luke Anderson 6 7.0 1.5 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.8

Rio Grande Valley Vipers Affiliation History

SeasonTeamNBA Affiliate
2014-2015 Rio Grande Valley Vipers Rockets
2013-2014 Rio Grande Valley Vipers Rockets
2012-2013 Rio Grande Valley Vipers Rockets
2011-2012 Rio Grande Valley Vipers Rockets
2010-2011 Rio Grande Valley Vipers Rockets
2009-2010 Rio Grande Valley Vipers Rockets
2008-2009 Rio Grande Valley Vipers Rockets, Pelicans
2007-2008 Rio Grande Valley Vipers Cavaliers, Rockets, Pelicans

Rio Grande Valley Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Bob Hoffman Head Coach 2007-2008 N/A