Former Iowa star Jarrod Uthoff is on the verge of making his NBA debut.
According to The Vertical’s Shams Charania, the Dallas Mavericks are inking Uthoff to a 10-day contract. The 6-foot-9 sharpshooter has spent this season in the D-League with the Raptors 905 and Fort Wayne Mad Ants.
The Dallas Mavericks plan to sign forward Jarrod Uthoff of Fort Wayne to a 10-day contract, league sources tell @TheVertical.
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) March 8, 2017
Uthoff has been on a recent tear with the Mad Ants, which likely led to his signing with Dallas.
He was a consensus second-team All-American selection and first-team All-Big Ten last season at Iowa, averaging 18.9 points and 6.3 rebounds per game.