Red Claws Announce Opening Night Roster

By Evans Boston | November 7, 2019



PORTLAND, Maine – November 7, 2019 – The Maine Red Claws, presented by Unum, today announced their opening night roster for the 2019-20 season.


The 11th season of Red Claws basketball tips off Saturday night at Delaware. As training camp ended today, the Red Claws waived T.J. Lang, Wesley Person, Jr., Curtis Washington and Jay Wright, reducing the roster to the maximum 12 players.


Maine’s opening night roster is listed below:


Name Position Height Weight College How Acquired
Justin Bibbs Guard 6-5 220 Virginia Tech Returning Player
Wayne Blackshear Forward 6-5 220 Louisville 2019 Tryouts
John Bohannon Center 6-11 210 UTEP Returning Player
Bryce Brown Guard 6-3 200 Auburn Affiliate Player
Trey Davis Guard 6-0 180 UMass Returning Player
Tacko Fall Center 7-5 311 Central Florida Two-Way Player
Kaiser Gates Forward 6-8 225 Xavier Returning Player
Sheldon Jeter Forward 6-8 224 Pittsburgh Returning Player
Yante Maten Forward 6-8 240 Georgia Affiliate Player
Jaysean Paige Guard 6-2 210 West Virginia 2019 Tryouts
Dorian Pickens Forward 6-5 215 Stanford Affiliate Player
Tremont Waters Guard 5-10 175 LSU Two-Way Player


The Red Claws’ home opener is Friday, Nov. 15 vs. Fort Wayne, followed by a Sunday matinee on Nov. 17. Tickets are on sale by calling 207-210-6655 or visiting MaineRedClaws.com.