8:47pm: The signing is official, according to a Jazz press release.
8:10pm: It’s a three-year, $5MM contract with a first-year guarantee, according to Eric Woodyard of the Deseret News.
Niang was a restricted free agent after Utah extended a qualifying offer late last month. He played on a two-way contract last season.
Niang received the two-way deal in January after playing for the Warriors’ G League team in Santa Cruz. He made nine brief appearances with Utah last season, averaging 1.0 PPG and 1.o RPG in 3.6 MPG.
The 6’8” Iowa State product saw action in 23 games with the Pacers the previous season.