Cairns Taipans Rosters

2017-2018 Cairns Taipans Roster

# Player Pos Height Weight Age Birth City NBA Draft Status Nationality
24 Michael Carrera F 6-5 215 25 Anzoategui 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted Venezuela
21 Nnanna Egwu C 6-11 250 25 Abuja 2015 NBA Draft, Undrafted Nigeria
United States
- Jerry Evans F 6-8 210 27 Lawndale (CA) 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
32 Anthony Fisher G 6-2 172 24 Ballarat 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted Australia
3 Cameron Gliddon G 6-5 190 28 Bunbury 2012 NBA Draft, Undrafted Australia
6 Damon Heuir G 6-2 200 26 Townsville 2013 NBA Draft, Undrafted Australia
22 Tevin Jackson GF 6-7 210 24 Perth 2017 NBA Draft, Undrafted Australia
15 Nathan Jawai C 6-10 280 31 Sydney 2008 Rnd 2 Pick 11 Australia
7 Kuany Kuany F 6-7 201 23 Melbourne 2017 NBA Draft, Undrafted Australia
40 Alex Loughton F 6-9 240 34 Perth 2006 NBA Draft, Undrafted Australia
10 Mitchell McCarron G 6-2 215 25 Alice Springs 2015 NBA Draft, Undrafted Australia
- Chris Patton C 6-10 246 27 Melbourne 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted Australia
11 Scoochie Smith G 6-2 180 23 New York (NY) 2017 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
97 Jarrad Weeks G 6-1 176 28 Melbourne 2011 NBA Draft, Undrafted Australia
13 Stephen Weigh F 6-6 220 31 Mount Isa 2009 NBA Draft, Undrafted Australia

2017-2018 Cairns Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters J. Weeks M. McCarron C. Gliddon A. Loughton N. Egwu
Rotation S. Smith D. Heuir   J. Evans N. Jawai
Lim PT A. Fisher   S. Weigh    
Lim PT     K. Kuany    

Recent Cairns History

Season League Record Placement
2020-2021 Australian NBL - N/A
2019-2020 NBL Blitz 1-0 N/A
2019-2020 Australian NBL 17-14 3rd
2018-2019 Australian NBL 6-22 8th
2017-2018 Australian NBL 11-17 6th
2016-2017 Australian NBL 15-15 4th
2015-2016 Australian NBL 12-16 6th
2014-2015 Australian NBL 23-9 2nd
2013-2014 Australian NBL 12-16 5th
2012-2013 Australian NBL 11-17 6th
2011-2012 Australian NBL 15-13 N/A

2017-2018 Cairns Taipans Front Office

Staff Member Position
Aaron Fearne Head Coach
Jamie O'Loughlin Assistant Coach

2017-2018 Cairns Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Michael Carrera 5 18.3 14.2 3.8 1.0 0.4 0.4 1.6
Cameron Gliddon 28 30.8 12.6 3.6 2.8 1.4 0.2 1.4
Alex Loughton 28 26.2 12.6 3.6 1.8 0.7 0.3 1.2
Mitchell McCarron 28 30.7 11.2 6.7 3.0 1.2 0.4 1.2
Scoochie Smith 28 21.5 10.0 3.0 2.3 0.8 0.1 1.7
Jarrad Weeks 28 19.3 8.3 1.5 2.0 0.6 0.1 1.2
Jerry Evans 22 17.0 7.5 4.6 0.7 0.7 0.6 1.0
Stephen Weigh 18 18.0 5.7 2.4 1.0 0.3 0.2 0.9
Nathan Jawai 7 13.9 5.4 2.7 1.3 0.4 0.0 1.1
Nnanna Egwu 28 23.9 5.3 4.6 2.2 0.6 0.6 1.5
Damon Heuir 28 10.9 4.5 1.4 0.5 0.2 0.0 0.7
Tevin Jackson 2 7.6 2.5 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Anthony Fisher 3 2.1 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Chris Patton 13 6.1 1.7 1.2 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.5
Kuany Kuany 7 3.2 0.3 0.7 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.3