The Jazz have signed second-round pick Joel Bolomboy, the team announced today. The 6’9″ power forward/center was the 52nd selection in June’s draft.
Born in the Ukraine, Bolomboy starred at Weber State, averaging 17.1 points and 12.6 rebounds per game as a senior. He was named the Big Sky Conference’s MVP and Defensive Player of the Year last season.
Bolomboy was part of Utah’s summer league team in Las Vegas, averaging 7.6 points and 5.9 rebounds in nine games.