CLEVELAND — Former Texas Tech guard Matt Mooney scored his first NBA points with the Cleveland Cavaliers Monday night.
In his first action as a Cavalier, Mooney played three minutes and made one of two shots. He finished the game with two points, one rebound and one assist. The Cavaliers lost to the New York Knicks 106-86.
The Cavaliers signed Mooney to a two-way contract on Tuesday. He had spent the first part of the season with the Memphis Grizzlies’ G League team.
Mooney played one season at Texas Tech, scoring 11.3 points per game and helping the Red Raiders reach the national championship game.