Posted Jul 1 2009 3:32PM
SALT LAKE CITY -- First-round draft pick Eric Maynor has officially signed with the Utah Jazz.
Maynor signed the two year deal on Wednesday as the Jazz summer league team began a minicamp in Florida. The Jazz will play in Orlando starting July 6.
As the 20th overall pick in the draft, Maynor gets $1.3 million his rookie season.
The Jazz plan to use Maynor to back up starting point guard Deron Williams.
Maynor was the two-time Colonial Athletic Association player of the year at Virginia Commonwealth and led the league in assists per game his last three seasons.
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