NOVEMBER 30, 6:18pm: The signing is official, according to a team press release.
The 7’2″ Gill opted for Utah after receiving several offers, according to his agent, Steve McCaskill. Gill will attend training camp with the Jazz and will receive a guarantee of up to $50K if he is waived and winds up with the team’s G League affiliate.
Gill, 26, was named Big East Defensive Player of the Year and Most Improved Player in the conference last season. He averaged 7.8 points, 5.6 rebounds and 3.2 blocks in his second year with the Pirates. Gill tells Zagoria he has been working to improve his mid-range game since the season ended.