Coaching Staff & Team Roster

Gary Ricks

Gary Ricks

Point Guard

Age – 24
Height – 6’1
Weight – 185
Wingspan – 6’5
College – Drake University
Pro Experience – 1 years LNBP
Vertical Leap – 32″
Fun Facts – Loves basketball and being with family.

Keenen Coleman

Keenen Coleman

Guard

Age – 26
Height – 6’5
Weight – 195
Wingspan – 6’9
College – Angelo State University
Pro Experience –  ABA, Finland
Vertical Leap – 38″
Fun Facts – Loves to Dance!

C.J. Blackwell

C.J. Blackwell

Guard

Age – 24
Height – 6’6
Weight – 205
Wingspan – 6’9
College – Long Beach State University
Pro Experience – First Year
Vertical Leap – 34″
Fun Facts – Loves Basketball and being with family.

Zach Hinton

Zach Hinton

Small Forward

Age – 25
Height – 6’7
Weight – 185
Wingspan – 6’9
College – Rocky Mountain
Pro Experience – First year
Vertical Leap – 35″
Fun Facts -Loves basketball and being with family.

Aaric Armstead

Aaric Armstead

Guard/Forward

Age – 24
Height – 6’4″
Weight – 200
Wingspan – 6’10”
College – Northern Illinois University
Pro Experience – First Year
Vertical Leap – 33″
Fun Facts – Loves to play basketball and being creative.

Mikel Brigham

Mikel Brigham

Power Forward

Age – 26
Height – 6’6
Weight – 235
Wingspan – 7″
College – University of Indianapolis
Pro Experience – ABA, CBA
Vertical Leap – 36″
Fun Facts – I sing like Usher!

Kevin Johnson

Kevin Johnson

Center

Age – 26
Height – 6’10”
Weight – 265
Wingspan – 7’2
College – Seton Hall
Pro Experience – First Year
Vertical Leap – 33″
Fun Facts – Loves basketball and being with family.

Greg Foster

Greg Foster

Point Guard/Shooting Guard

Age – 28
Height – 6’2″
Weight – 180
Wingspan – 6’7
College – Saginaw Valley State University
Pro Experience – CBA, D-League, Saudi Arabia
Vertical Leap – 33″
Fun Facts – Loves bowling and being with family.

Tylisman Armstrong

Tylisman Armstrong

Power Forward/Center

Age – 27
Height – 6’10”
Weight – 235
Wingspan – 7’2″
College – East Carolina University
Pro Experience – Costa Rica, Japan
Vertical Leap – 32″
Fun Facts – Loves being from a small town.

Anthony January

Anthony January

Small Forward/Power Forward

Age – 27
Height – 6’9″
Weight – 215
Wingspan – 7’2″
College
Pro Experience – Costa Rica, Japan
Vertical Leap – 32″
Fun Facts – Loves being from a small town.

Laurian Watkins

Laurian Watkins

Head Coach

Coach Laurian Watkins joins the California Sea-King from Southern California. He is a 30 year basketball coach and trainer who worked with Kobe Bryant and Derek Fisher, among hundreds of other basketball players. He is the founder of Pro Skills Sports Academy which has provided professional level training for aspiring athletes for over 20 years. He has coached players all over the world, including stints with the Sacramento Kings, LA Clippers and Memphis Grizzlies. His credentials include certifications from: FIBA, International Sports Science Association, American Heart Association, USA Basketball, NCA Coaches and AAU. He holds a BS degree from University of North Texas and an MA degree from Azusa Pacific University. He is fluent in Spanish, Arabic and Tagalog.