Top Jacob Evans News

  • Jacob Evans: Non-factor Thursday

    Evans registered three points (1-4 FG, 1-3 3Pt), one rebound and one assist during Thursday's loss to Stockton.

    Evans was a non-factor in 16 minutes of action off the bench for Santa Cruz on Thursday, as the forward drained just one three across four total field-goal attempts. The Cincinnati product is recording 5.2 points and 4.8 rebounds in 23 outings this year.

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  • Jacob Evans: Tallies nine points Wednesday

    Evans added nine points (4-5 FG, 1-2 3Pt), three rebounds, two assists, one steal and one block during Wednesday's win over Stockton.

    Evans' nine points were the most he has totaled since posting 16 against the Vipers on Feb. 4. The Cincinnati product is tallying 5.4 points on 41.3 percent overall shooting with Santa Cruz.

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  • Jacob Evans: Non-factor Thursday

    Evans recorded three points (1-3 FG, 1-1 FT), two rebounds and one steal during Thursday's overtime loss to the Squadron.

    The Cincinnati product wasn't a factor off the bench in 18 minutes for Santa Cruz, scoring just three points on three field-goal attempts. Evans is currently posting 5.5 points, 5.2 rebounds and 2.6 assists per matchup.

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  • Jacob Evans: Scores six points Thursday

    Evans totaled six points (3-4 FG, 0-1 3Pt), three rebounds, two assists, one steal and one block during Thursday's win over South Bay.

    Evans posted at least six points for his fourth straight game, and the guard also tallied at least one mark in every major statistical category to cap off a solid overall performance. The Cincinnati product is averaging 6.2 points and 4.5 rebounds in 23 appearances with Santa Cruz this year.

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  • Jacob Evans: Back in double figures Friday

    Evans tallied 16 points (7-17 FG, 1-5 3Pt, 1-1 FT), four rebounds, three steals, two assists and two block during Friday's loss to Rio Grande Valley.

    This was Evans' first time scoring in double figures since Jan. 25, as the forward posted a new season high offensively. The Cincinnati product is recording 6.4 points and 4.8 rebounds across 21 appearances with Santa Cruz this year.

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  • Jacob Evans: Near double-double Tuesday

    Evans tallied 12 points (4-10 FG, 0-3 3Pt, 2-2 FT), nine rebounds, three assists, three blocks and one steal during Tuesday's loss to Rio Grande Valley.

    Evans nearly finished with his first double-double of the season, as the forward reached double figures offensively for a second time this year. The Cincinnati product is currently posting 5.9 points and 4.3 rebounds across 17 matchups with Santa Cruz.

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  • Jacob Evans: Adds 10 points during Wednesday's win

    Evans mustered 10 points (4-7 FG, 2-4 3Pt), five rebounds, three assists and two steals during Wednesday's win over Agua Caliente.

    This was the second time in which Evans finished in double figures with Santa Cruz, as the forward logged a season-high 31 minutes of action and tied a season best with two threes. It was also Evans' second straight matchup registering at least two assists and two steals.

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  • Jacob Evans: Drops 12 points in return

    Evans recorded 12 points (5-8 FG, 1-1 FT), four rebounds and an assist across 22 minutes in Monday's 110-81 playoff win over G League Rio Grande.

    Evans returned to the lineup after missing the regular-season finale. The 23-year-old enjoyed a solid regular season, recording 11.0 points, 4.5 rebounds and 2.3 assists per contest while hitting 51.5 percent of his field goals. He's expected to come off the bench again in Tuesday's G League semifinal game.

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  • Jacob Evans: Watches from sidelines

    Evans (groin) didn't play in Saturday's 113-103 win over G League Oklahoma City.

    Evans has played in four games since signing with G League Santa Cruz on Feb. 23. He's averaged 21.4 minutes per contest, putting up 11.0 points, 4.5 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game in the process. The 23-year-old will aim to return to action for Monday's playoff game.

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  • Jacob Evans: Joins Santa Cruz

    Evans signed a deal on Tuesday with the Santa Cruz Warriors, Connor Letourneau of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

    Evans will join the Santa Cruz Warriors in the G League bubble, returning to the organization to which he was drafted three seasons ago. The 23-year-old wing appeared in a combined 29 NBA games for Golden State and Minnesota during the 2019-20 season.

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  • Jacob Evans: Waived by Knicks

    Evans was waived by the Knicks on Wednesday.

    The guard came to New York via trade around the draft, and the Knicks will now cut him loose just a few days into training camp. The former Cincinnati standout split last season between Golden State and Minnesota, appearing in 29 games and averaging 4.4 points, 1.4 rebounds and 1.1 assists in 14.4 minutes.

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  • Knicks' Jacob Evans: Traded to New York

    Evans has been traded, along with Omari Spellman and a future second-round pick, to New York for Ed Davis, Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reports.

    Evans has seen limited time in the league over the past two seasons, appearing in just 29 contests in 2019-20 with the Warriors and Timberwolves. Evans likely will start the 2020-21 campaign with New York in the G League if the Knicks keep him.

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  • Timberwolves' Jacob Evans: Transferred to Iowa

    Evans was transferred to the G League on Saturday, Dane Moore of ZoneCoverage.com reports.

    Evans will return to Iowa in order to get additional in-game reps. In six G League outings this year, the 22-year-old's averaging 6.8 points, 4.0 rebounds and 2.2 assists in 21.9 minutes per game.

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  • Timberwolves' Jacob Evans: Returns from G League

    The Timberwolves recalled Evans from the G League's Iowa Wolves ahead of Monday's game against the Mavericks, Dane Moore of ZoneCoverage.com reports.

    Evans will join the team in Dallas to provide some extra depth on the wing while Allen Crabbe (personal) remains away from the team for a second straight game. Don't expect Evans to see any minutes Monday outside of garbage time, however.

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  • Timberwolves' Jacob Evans: Recalled from G League

    Evans returned from the G League on Friday.

    Evans has played just a single minute in the Wolves' three games since he came over in a trade from the Warriors. There's little reason to believe he'll play a significant role Friday against the Celtics.

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  • Timberwolves' Jacob Evans: Assigned to G League

    Evans was assigned to the G League on Wednesday.

    It appears Evans won't be a regular part of the new-look Timberwolves rotation. He's appeared in four G League games this season, averaging 9.0 points, 4.8 rebounds, 2.3 assists and 1.8 steals in 24.1 minutes.

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  • Timberwolves' Jacob Evans: Plays garbage time in debut

    Evans played the final minute and six seconds of Saturday's 142-115 win over the Clippers, accruing no statistics during his time on the floor.

    Evans may get the chance to push for a bigger role once he gets more practice time with the Timberwolves under his belt, but he found himself outside of coach Ryan Saunders' rotation in his Minnesota debut. The 2018 first-round pick looks like he'll be behind all of Malik Beasley, Josh Okogie, Jarrett Culver, Allen Crabbe and Jaylen Nowell on the Timberwolves' wing depth chart.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-4, 210 lbs
Birthplace: Jacksonville, NC
Age: 24
School: Cincinnati
Experience: 2