AUSTIN – The Austin Spurs have acquired small forward Trey Gilder off waivers, the team announced Wednesday. Gilder will join the Austin Spurs on Friday when the team hosts the Idaho Stampede at 7:30 p.m. at Cedar Park Center.
Most recently, Gilder (6-9, 185, Northwestern State) appeared in three games in Venezuela for the Trotamundos de Carabobo basketball team where he averaged 4.7 points and 4.4 rebounds in 16.3 minutes. He appeared in two regular season NBA games with the Memphis Grizzlies in 2009. His D-League career includes stops in Colorado (08-09), Maine (09-10), Albuquerque (2010) and Sioux Falls (2012). In total, Gilder has appeared in 129 D-League games averaging 15.3 points, 6.1 rebounds and 2.0 assists. In his senior year at Northwestern State, he led the team in points and rebounds earning him All Southland Conference First Team honors in 2007-08.
Gilder will wear jersey No. 14 when the team hosts Pink Night this Friday, sponsored by Let’s Dance Fitness and benefitting Susan G. Komen Austin. For ticket information call the Austin Spurs office at (512) 236-8333 or visit austinspurs.com or ticketmaster.com.