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By Birmingham Squadron Staff /March 3, 2022

[caption id="attachment_1868" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Guard Jared Harper and forward Zylan Cheatham are rejoining the Squadron.[/caption]

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (March. 3, 2022) - The Birmingham Squadron announced today that the team has activated guard Jared Harper and forward Zylan Cheatham. In a corresponding move, the team has waived guards Tra Holder and Sam Cunliffe.

Harper (5-10, 175) returns to the team after playing for Team USA during World Cup qualifying. This season with the Squadron, Harper has played in 12 games, averaging 22.3 points, 4.6 rebounds and 7.2 assists and 1.5 steals in 35.0 minutes per game.

His 22.3 points per game rank tied for 15th in the G League, while his 7.2 assists rank eighth. The Mableton, Georgia native is one of only 13 players in the G League this season averaging over 20.0 points per game and over 5.0 assists per game.

Cheatham (6-8, 220) has played in 11 games this season with the Salt Lake City Stars (two games) and the Squadron (nine games). This season he is averaging 13.5 points, 10.9 rebounds, 2.7 assists, 1.1 blocks and 0.9 steals per game. He is one of only 13 players in the G League averaging a double-double on the season.
The pair join the team ahead of the Squadron’s next matchup at home on Monday, March 7 at 11:00 a.m. CT against the Texas Legends.

The Squadron roster now stands at 12.

6Darius AdamsG6-11754/17/1989Indianapolis/USAFree Agent
15Jose Alvarado*G6-01794/12/1998Georgia Tech/USATwo-Way
45Zylan CheathamF6-822011/17/1995Arizona State/USAAssignment
12Gary Clark*F6-622511/16/1994Cincinnati/USATwo-Way
35Zach HankinsC7-02457/27/1996Xavier/USAFree Agent
2Jared HarperG5-101759/14/1997Auburn/USAAffiliate
34Daulton HommesF6-82157/4/1996Point Loma Nazarene/USATwo-Way
9Ra’Shad JamesG6-21951/26/1990Iona/USAPlayer Pool
3Riley LaChanceG6-21903/31/1996Vanderbilt/USATryout
23John Petty Jr.G6-518612/2/1998Alabama/USAAffiliate
22Justin Wright-ForemanG6-019010/27/1997Hofstra/USAReturning
27Joe YoungG6-21806/27/1992Oregon/USATrade