Former Saint Mary’s guard and West Coast Conference Player of the Year Mickey McConnell is already something of a legend among Gael basketball fans. But, yesterday the NBA Development League’s Texas Legends announced his status could become official.
McConnell is one of 17 players on the team’s preseason camp roster. The Legends open camp on Friday and its first game is scheduled for Friday, Nov. 22 against Fort Wayne.
McConnell spent the last two seasons playing in Italy and, recently, was the final player waived by the Dallas Mavericks prior to the start of the NBA season.