Second-year guard Bryce Cotton (23 points, 6/8 3FG) led the way as the Austin Spurs routed the Texas Legends, 106-81, in the teams’ opening game of the 2015-16 season.
Satnam Singh, who was drafted by the Dallas Mavericks as the first Indian-born NBA Draft pick in June, made his pro debut for the Legends, posting four points, two rebounds and a blocked shot in 10 minutes of action.
Assigned by the Atlanta Hawks, center Walter Tavares posted 14 points, 12 rebounds and four blocks for Austin. Hawks teammate and fellow assignee Lamar Patterson pitched in 11 points, eight rebounds and five assists.
Both were assigned via the NBA D-League’s flexible assignment system.