Jazz: Sign first-round pick Koufos

Published July 10, 2008 1:59 pm

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Posted: 1:58 PM- The Utah Jazz signed first-round draft pick Kostas Koufos on Thursday. Terms were not released.

The 7-foot center was the 23rd player selected in the June draft. He averaged 14.4 points and 6.7 rebounds last season for Ohio State.

Koufos will join the Jazz summer league team which begins practicing Monday and will participate in the 2008 Rocky Mountain Revue, which takes place from July 18-25 at Salt Lake Community College.