2019-2020 Rio Grande Valley Vipers Regular Season Roster

NBA Affiliate: Houston Rockets

2019-2020 Rio Grande Valley Vipers Roster

# Player Pos Height Weight Age Pre-NBA Draft Team NBA Draft Status Nationality
7 Jaron Blossomgame F 6-8 220 26 Clemson 2017 Rnd 2 Pick 29 United States
0 Jacobi Boykins G 6-6 180 25 Louisiana Tech 2018 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
1 Jabari Brown SG 6-4 215 27 Missouri 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
- Gary Clark SF 6-8 225 25 Cincinnati 2018 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
- Chris Clemons PG 5-9 180 22 Campbell 2019 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
24 Daeshon Francis G 6-4 210 24 Texas-Permian Basin 2018 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
21 Michael Frazier G 6-4 200 25 Florida 2015 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
- Isaiah Hartenstein PF 7-0 249 21 Zalgiris (Lithuania) 2017 Rnd 2 Pick 13 United States
Germany
42 William Howard F 6-8 207 26 BCM Gravelines (France) 2015 NBA Draft, Undrafted France
8 Matur Maker PF 6-11 205 22 Zlatorog (Slovenia) 2019 NBA Draft, Undrafted Australia
South Sudan
10 Jarell Martin F 6-10 239 25 LSU 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 25 United States
5 William McDowell-White PG 6-5 185 21 Baunach Young Pikes (Germany) 2019 NBA Draft, Undrafted Australia
11 Roger Moute a Bidias F 6-6 206 24 California 2017 NBA Draft, Undrafted Cameroon
11 Shawn Occeus SF 6-4 210 22 Rio Grande Valley Vipers 2020 NBA Draft Eligible United States
12 Kerwin Roach, Jr. SG 6-4 180 23 Texas 2019 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
13 Angel Rodriguez PG 5-11 181 27 Miami (FL) 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted Puerto Rico
United States
44 Brandon Sampson SG 6-5 184 22 LSU 2018 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
- Ronshad Shabazz SG 6-3 215 24 Appalachian State 2019 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
26 Raymond Spalding PF 6-10 215 22 Louisville 2018 Rnd 2 Pick 26 United States
24 Isaiah Taylor G 6-3 170 25 Texas 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
4 Sindarius Thornwell SG 6-5 215 25 South Carolina 2017 Rnd 2 Pick 18 United States
- Jarred Vanderbilt PF 6-9 214 20 Kentucky 2018 Rnd 2 Pick 11 United States

2019-2020 Rio Grande Valley Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters C. Clemons I. Taylor M. Frazier W. Howard I. Hartenstein
Rotation W. McDowell-White B. Sampson S. Thornwell   J. Martin
Rotation     S. Occeus    
Lim PT   K. Roach, Jr. J. Huestis   M. Maker
Lim PT   J. Brown     T. Davis

Recent Rio Grande Valley Vipers History

Season Team Record Conference Rank
2019-2020 Rio Grande Valley Vipers 15-27 (14-21) 12th (Western)
2018-2019 Rio Grande Valley Vipers 35-16 (29-11) 1st (Western)
2017-2018 Rio Grande Valley Vipers 29-22 (23-17) 3rd (Western)
2016-2017 Rio Grande Valley Vipers 32-19 (24-16) 4th (Western)
2015-2016 Rio Grande Valley Vipers 29-22 (23-20) 4th (Western)
2014-2015 Rio Grande Valley Vipers 27-23 (14-10) 1st (Western)
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)

2019-2020 Rio Grande Valley Vipers Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Isaiah Hartenstein Performer of the Week (03/09/20)

2019-2020 Rio Grande Valley Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Isaiah Hartenstein 14 32.6 24.9 14.8 4.2 1.4 1.1 3.2
Chris Clemons 14 34.1 23.9 3.9 6.0 1.7 0.1 2.6
Gary Clark 4 36.8 19.8 6.2 2.8 2.5 1.0 1.0
Angel Rodriguez 20 31.7 16.2 4.1 5.0 2.5 0.7 3.8
Isaiah Taylor 21 31.4 16.1 3.9 5.3 1.2 0.2 2.6
Raymond Spalding 20 26.5 15.4 8.5 2.0 1.2 1.7 2.5
Jaron Blossomgame 27 26.7 15.4 6.8 1.4 0.6 0.6 1.2
Michael Frazier 17 28.1 14.7 3.4 2.4 1.2 0.4 1.7
Jacobi Boykins 31 26.1 13.7 3.1 1.3 1.1 0.5 1.5
Brandon Sampson 42 27.8 13.3 2.8 2.0 0.9 0.1 2.1
Jarred Vanderbilt 10 24.4 13.2 8.0 1.4 1.2 0.7 3.7
William Howard 21 31.3 12.6 5.3 3.0 1.7 0.4 1.1
Roger Moute a Bidias 9 28.7 11.9 4.8 1.7 1.1 0.8 1.7
Jarell Martin 9 17.9 11.4 4.9 0.8 0.4 0.6 1.7
Sindarius Thornwell 40 29.0 9.2 5.3 4.5 1.2 0.8 2.5
Kerwin Roach, Jr. 36 16.5 6.8 2.3 2.7 0.6 0.3 1.3
Jabari Brown 8 11.2 6.1 1.1 0.8 0.8 0.0 0.6
Matur Maker 30 13.2 5.6 3.9 0.7 0.5 0.4 0.9
Ronshad Shabazz 4 9.6 4.2 0.8 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.5
William McDowell-White 17 11.8 3.0 2.0 1.7 0.5 0.1 1.5
Shawn Occeus 18 9.9 2.5 1.3 0.9 0.4 0.2 0.3
Daeshon Francis 3 7.9 1.0 1.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.3

Rio Grande Valley Vipers Affiliation History

SeasonTeamNBA Affiliate
2020-2021 Rio Grande Valley Vipers Rockets
2019-2020 Rio Grande Valley Vipers Rockets
2018-2019 Rio Grande Valley Vipers Rockets
2017-2018 Rio Grande Valley Vipers Rockets
2016-2017 Rio Grande Valley Vipers Rockets
2015-2016 Rio Grande Valley Vipers Rockets
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
Alonzo Cantu Owner 2014-2015 N/A
David Deanda Owner 2018-2019 N/A
Hector Ramos Owner 2018-2019 N/A
Kenny Hausenfluck Owner 2018-2019 N/A
Larry Safir Owner 2018-2019 N/A
Rene Borrego Chief Executive Officer 2018-2019 N/A
Mahmoud Abdelfattah Head Coach 2019-2020 Assistant Coach (Rio Grande Valley Vipers, 2018 to 2019)
Devan Blair Assistant Coach 2019-2020 Basketball Operations (Houston Rockets, 2016 to 2019)
Sam Daghlas Assistant Coach 2019-2020 N/A
Travis Stockbridge General Manager 2019-2020 N/A
Jaime Gonzalez Equipment Manager 2019-2020 N/A
Antoine Broxsie Video Coordinator, Player Development Coach 2019-2020 Assistant Coach (Memphis Hustle, 2018 to 2019)
Thibaud Fraisse Head Strength and Conditioning Coach 2019-2020 N/A
Craig Skinner Athletic Trainer 2016-2017 N/A