OSHKOSH, Wis. (April 8, 2022) – The Milwaukee Bucks, the NBA affiliate of the Wisconsin Herd, have signed guard Rayjon Tucker.
A 6-4 guard, Tucker appeared in 40 games (39 starts) with the Wisconsin Herd during 2021-22 play and averaged 19.8 points, 6.6 rebounds, 3.5 assists and 1.3 steals in 33.0 minutes per game. This season he became the Wisconsin Herd’s All-Time Leading Scorer with 1,172 points. The 24-year-old appeared in three games with the Denver Nuggets while on a 10-day contract this season and averaged 2.0 points, 1.3 rebounds and 1.3 assists in 9.7 minutes per game. Tucker also earned a 10-day contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves and a stint with USA Basketball.
After going undrafted in the 2019 NBA Draft, the Little Rock product has played in 37 NBA games over the last three seasons with the Utah Jazz, Philadelphia 76ers and Denver Nuggets and holds career averages of 2.8 points in 7.0 minutes per contest. Tucker has also appeared in 61 NBA G League games since 2019 and is averaging 21.3 points, 6.0 rebounds and 3.5 assists per game in G League action.
The call-up is the ninth NBA call-up of the season for the Herd and the 13th since the team was formed in 2017.