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USA Basketball Notes

  • One of three USA World Cup Qualifying Team players to be invited to the July 26-27 USA Basketball Men's National Team minicamp in Las Vegas.

  • Named as a member of the June/July 2018 USA World Cup Qualifying Team on June 25, 2018. Helped the USA to a 1-1 record after the USA lost to Mexico (78-70) in Mexico City and defeated Cuba (93-62) in Havana. Played and started in two games, averaged 24.0 minutes, a team-high 13.5 points, 3.5 rebounds and a team-high 4.5 assists per game.

  • Named to 2017 USA Men’s World Cup Qualifying Team for the November first-round games on Nov. 14, 2017. Helped the USA to victories over Puerto Rico (85-78) and Mexico 91-55). Played in two games, averaged team-highs of 25.0 minutes and 13.0 points a game, while adding 3.5 rebounds and 3.0 assists. Shot 52.6 percent from the field, 40.0 percent from 3-point.
  • Recorded 12 points, four rebounds and four assists in 28 minutes of action in USA's 85-78 win over Puerto Rico (11/24/17); Posted 14 points (5-7 FGs, 2-4 3pt FGs), three rebounds and two assists in 22 minute of playing time in USA's 91-55 win over Mexico (11/26/17).
  • Member of the 2017 USA AmeriCup Team that finished 5-0 and won the gold medal. Averaged 10.2 points, 3.8 rebound and 3.0 assists per game, while shooting 45.0 percent from the field overall, 33.3 percent from 3-point and 90.9 percent from the foul line.
  • In the 2017 AmeriCup gold medal game victory (81-76) over host Argentina, recorded 10 points, two rebounds and two assists in 21 minutes of action; credited for eight points, four rebounds, five assists and four steals in 17 minutes of action in USA's 97-56 preliminary round win over Panama.
  • Named on Aug. 21, 2017, a member of the USA Men's AmeriCup Team.

Professional Notes

  • Signed a two-way contract with the Milwaukee Bucks on Jan 7, 2018. Played in six games for the Bucks in 2017-18.
  • Played in 2017-18 for NBA G League Wisconsin Herd. Played in 34 games, started 33 games, averaged 36.7 minutes, 24.4 points, 5.0 rebounds, 5,2 assists and 1.7 steals a game. Shot 50.9 percent from the field and44.4 percent from 3-point.
  • Played in two games for the Golden State Warriors in the 2017 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas.
  • Has played in 14 regular seasons and four Playoff games for NBA Memphis Grizzlies in 2015-16.
  • On Feb. 3, 2017, Munford left the Greensboro Swarm and signed with FC Barcelona Lassa (Spain). Played in 11 games, averaged 7.0 minutes, 1.5 points.
  • Acquired by the G League Greensboro Swarm on Nov. 12, 2016. During the 2016-17 season, played in 30 games, averaged 37.2 minutes, 18.5 points, 4.8 rebounds, 5.3 assists and 1.1 steals per game. Shot 42.1 percent from the field, 31.6 from 3-point and 80.6 percent from the foul line.
  • In July 2016, played for the Los Angeles Lakers in the 2016 NBA Summer League.
  • Signed on Sept. 26, 2016, with the Los Angeles Clippers, waived after appearing in two preseason games.
  • Played for the Los Angeles Lakers in the 2015 NBA Summer League.
  • Named to 2016 NBA D-League West All-Star Team recorded 14 points, 3 rebounds, five assists in 24.7 minutes of action.
  • Played in 2015-16 for the G League Bakersfield Jam. Played in 42 games, averaged 33.2 minutes, 20.5 points, 4.1 rebounds, 6.4 assists and 1.0 steals per game.
  • On March 16, 2016, signed a 10-day contract with the Memphis Grizzlies, then on March 27, signed a second 10-day contract with the Grizzlies and on April 7, was signed for the remainder of the season. Played in 14 regular season games in 2015-16 with Memphis, averaged 17.4 minutes, 5.7 points, 2.2 rebounds and 1.7 assists. Also played in four NBA Playoff games for Memphis, averaged 22.3 minutes, 4.8 point, 2.3 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 1.5 steals per game.
  • Appeared in 51 games for G League Bakersfield Jam in 2014–15, averaged 22.2 minutes, 11.5 points, 3.4 rebounds, 2.8 assists and 1.0 steals per game.

College Notes

  • Following the 2011–12 season, Munford transfered to the University of Rhode Island where in two seasons he played in 61 games, averaged 35.5 minutes per game, and compiled 1,045 points (17.1 ppg.), 210 rebounds and 134 assists. Shot 39.8 percent from the field, 33.5 percent from 3-point (130-388 3pt FGs) and 71.0 percent from the foul line.
  • Became the fastest player in Rhode Island history to reach the 1,000-point plateau, getting there in his final home game.
  • As a senior (2013–14), played in 32 games, averaged 35.6 minutes, 16.9 points, 4.0 rebounds, 2.4 assists and 1.1 steals per game.
  • As a junior (2012–13), played in 29 games, averaged 35.4 minutes, 17.4 points (ranked third in the Atlantic 10 Conference), 2.8 rebounds, 1.9 assists and 1.0 steals per game. Named to the USBWA All-District I team. 
  • Transferred to Iowa Western Community College for his sophomore season (2011-12), averaged 16.6 points per game fand led the Iowa Community College Athletic Conference (ICCAC). Shot 37.0 percent (90-241 3pt FGs) from 3-point. Helped guide Iowa Western to a 24–9 record and was named a 2011–12 NJCAA Division I All-American.
  • As a freshman (2010-11), played at Miami Dade College and averaged 17.3 points, 2.8 rebounds, 2.4 assists and  1.5 steals in 32 games. Shot 39.0 percent (72-184 3pt FGs). Was named FCSAA's Newcomer of the Year and All-NJCAA Region 8 first team.

Personal Notes

  • Son of Zamora and Darren Munford, and has a younger brother, Elijah.

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