The Detroit Pistons have signed forward Eugene Omoruyi to a second 10-day contract.
Omoruyi, 6-7, 244, has averaged 8.2 points (47% FG), 2.6 rebounds, 0.4 assists and 0.4 steals in 18.2 minutes over five games with Detroit. He also appeared in 23 games (two starts) with Oklahoma City this season and averaged 4.9 points, 2.3 rebounds, 0.5 assists and 0.6 steals in 11.8 minutes per game.
A native of Orangeville, Ontario, Omoruyi holds career NBA clips of 5.0 points, 2.3 rebounds, 0.5 assists and 0.5 steals in 32 games (two starts) over two NBA seasons with Dallas, Detroit and Oklahoma City. Omoruyi began his collegiate career at Rutgers University where he played three seasons. He played his final season at the University of Oregon where he was named All-Pac-12 Frist Team and helped the Ducks to the 2021 NCAA Sweet 16. In 121 career games, he averaged 9.9 points, 4.8 rebounds and 1.6 assists in 22.8 minutes per game.