Cairns Taipans Rosters

2017-2018 Cairns Taipans Roster

# Player Pos Height Weight Age Birth City NBA Draft Status Nationality
- Michael Carrera F 6-5 215 25 Anzoategui 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted Venezuela
- Nnanna Egwu C 6-11 250 25 N/A 2015 NBA Draft, Undrafted Nigeria
United States
- Jerry Evans F 6-8 210 27 Lawndale (CA) 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
- Anthony Fisher G 6-2 172 24 Ballarat 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted Australia
- Cameron Gliddon F 6-5 190 28 Bunbury 2012 NBA Draft, Undrafted Australia
- Damon Heuir G 6-2 200 26 Townsville 2013 NBA Draft, Undrafted Australia
- Tevin Jackson GF 6-7 210 - Perth 2017 NBA Draft, Undrafted Australia
- Nathan Jawai C 6-10 280 31 Sydney 2008 Rnd 2 Pick 11 Australia
- Kuany Kuany F 6-7 201 - Melbourne 2017 NBA Draft, Undrafted Australia
- Alex Loughton F 6-9 240 34 Perth 2006 NBA Draft, Undrafted Australia
- 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
- Scoochie Smith G 6-2 185 23 New York (NY) 2017 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
- Jarrad Weeks G 6-1 176 28 Melbourne 2011 NBA Draft, Undrafted Australia
- 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     J. Evans N. Jawai
Lim PT D. Heuir   S. Weigh    

Recent Cairns History

Season League Record Placement
2017-2018 Australian NBL 10-13 N/A
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 Pearlman Assistant Coach
Gordie McLeod 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
Alex Loughton 23 26.1 12.7 3.3 1.7 0.6 0.3 1.0
Cameron Gliddon 23 30.2 12.5 3.7 2.6 1.4 0.2 1.3
Mitchell McCarron 23 30.2 11.0 6.8 2.9 1.3 0.3 1.2
Scoochie Smith 23 23.0 10.9 3.2 2.5 1.0 0.0 1.7
Jerry Evans 17 17.1 7.9 4.4 0.6 0.7 0.6 0.9
Jarrad Weeks 23 18.6 7.8 1.7 2.1 0.7 0.1 1.3
Stephen Weigh 16 19.1 6.2 2.6 1.1 0.2 0.2 0.9
Nathan Jawai 4 14.8 6.0 3.2 1.5 0.2 0.0 0.8
Nnanna Egwu 23 23.7 5.3 4.6 2.2 0.6 0.7 1.3
Damon Heuir 23 10.4 4.0 1.2 0.6 0.1 0.0 0.6
Tevin Jackson 2 7.6 2.5 1.5 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
Anthony Fisher 2 1.7 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Kuany Kuany 5 1.8 0.4 0.6 0.4 0.4 0.0 0.4