Mavs select Justin Anderson

by Dan M | Posted on Saturday, June 27th, 2015

 

Mavericks select Justin Anderson wih the 21st overall pick and Satnam Singh with the 52nd overall pic

The Dallas Mavericks announced that they have selected guard Justin Anderson with the 21st overall selection of the 2015 NBA and Satnam Singh with the 52nd overall selection of the 2015 NBA Draft.
Anderson (6-6, 228) played three years at Virginia leading the Cavaliers to two Atlantic Coast Conference regular season titles and just the second ACC Tournament Championship in school history. As a junior, he averaged 12.2 points, 4.0 rebounds and 1.7 assists while shooting .466 from the field, .452 from behind-the-arc and .780 from the foul line.
The versatile guard improved his three-point shooting from .294 (30-102) as a sophomore to an ACC-leading .452 (47-104) as a junior on his way to being named NABC All-America Third Team and All-ACC Second Team.
The Rockville, Md., native played at Montrose Christian School which also produced Kevin Durant.
Singh (7-2, 290) last played for IMG Academy (Bradenton, Fla.), where he averaged 9.2 points, 8.4 rebounds and 2.2 blocks per game during the 14-15 season.
A native of Chawke, India, Singh has represented the India national basketball team at the 2011 FIBA Asia Championship and the 2013 FIBA Asia Championship.

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