Warriors expand camp roster with four free agent signings

Warriors expand camp roster with four free agent signings
September 27, 2012, 1:07 am
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The Golden State Warriors added to their training cam roster today, signing free agents Carlon Brown, guardforward Lance Goulbourne, forward Rick Jackson and guardforward Tarence Kinsey.

Brown, 22, spent three years at the University of Utah (2007-10) before transferring to the University of Colorado for his senior season, where he averaged 12.6 points, 3.8 rebounds and 2.0 assists in 28.5 minutes in 36 games and earned All-Pac 12 Second Team honors, helping lead the Buffaloes to their first NCAA Tournament berth in nine years.

23-year-old Goulbourne enjoyed a four-year career at Vanderbilt (2008-12), where he played alongside Warriors first-round draft-pick Festus Ezeli. The 68 guardforward posted career averages of 6.2 points, 5.1 rebounds and 20.7 minutes in 122 career games (56 starts), leading the team in rebounds as both a junior and senior. In 2011-12, Goulbourne started 35 of the Commodores 36 games, averaging a career-high 8.7 points to go with 6.9 rebounds.

Jackson, 23, played professionally last season in France with Chorale Roanne Basket after a four-year collegiate career at Syracuse (2007-11). With Roanne, the 69 forward averaged 9.0 points (.581 FG), 5.5 rebounds and 17.3 minutes in 21 games. At Syracuse, Jackson tallied 8.7 points (.591 FG), 6.5 rebounds, 1.3 assists and 1.8 blocks in 143 career games, including a senior campaign that saw him lead the conference in rebounds, blocks and field goal percentage en route to Big East Defensive Player of the Year and All-Big East Second Team accolades.

28-year old Kinsey spent the 2011-12 season in Turkey with Anadolu Efes, where he averaged 8.1 points, 3.0 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 21.8 minutes in 28 games after two separate stints with Turkeys Fenerbahce Ulker Istanbul (2008, 2009-11). Prior to playing overseas, the 66 swingman spent three seasons in the NBA, compiling career averages of 4.7 points, 1.3 rebounds and 12.3 minutes in 109 games (15 starts) over three seasons with the Memphis Grizzlies (2006-08) and Cleveland Cavaliers (2008-09). In his 15 career starts, Kinsey holds averages of 16.6 points, 4.0 rebounds, 1.8 assists and 2.13 steals.

Golden State Warriors Media Services contributed to this report

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