The Utah Jazz held their 8th pre-draft workout as they continue to prepare for the NBA Draft, which will be held on Thursday, June 25. They brought in 6 more players today as they usually do. They included guards Phil Greene IV out of St. John’s, Aaron Harrison from Kentucky, Trevor Lacey from North Carolina State. They also brought in 2 centers: Yanick Moreira from SMU and Jaleel Roberts out of UNC Ashville. Guard/forward Dez Wells out of Maryland pulled out of the workout due to an injury.
Aaron Harrison, a 6′ 6″ guard out of Kentucky, averaged 12.4 points per game during his 2 years with the Wildcats. He scored in double figures in a team-high 24 games during the 2014-2015 season. He did lead teh Wildcats in scoring during his sophomore season. He was named to the All-SEC second team in 2015. He had a chance to talk with the media after the workout. Here is that audio:
Utah Jazz VP of Player Personnel Walt Perrin talked with the media following the team’s workout: