DRAFT: Scott Burrell (Was: Desert)

DRAFT: Scott Burrell (Was: Desert)

Post by BRIAN DOUGLAS TASHM » Wed, 05 May 1993 06:39:52



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>[this info is from the May 11 Basketball Weekly]

>The Desert Classic was held in Phoenix from April 20-24th.

>Here's the all-tournament team:

>Greg Graham (Indiana) *MVP*
>Evers Burns (Maryland)
>Rex Walters (Kansas)
>Malcolm Mackey (Georgia Tech)
>Scott Burrell (UConn)

>  Graham apparently spent some time at the point guard position, and performed
>well enough to please the scouts at the tourney.  He is now being considered
>as a mid-late first round choice, perhaps 18-22 or so.
>  Burns was the 3rd leading scorer at Phoenix.  He was a late invitee at
>Portsmouth, but averaged 24 ppg there and is now set for a possible early
>2nd round selection.
>  Burrell apparently improved his jumper, and looks like a late second round
>choice.  Walters showed he could play point, and looks like another first
>round draft pick.

LATE 2nd RD pick??  This is awfully low for him.  Does this have to do with
the possibility/probability he will be playing baseball (BLUEJAYS)??

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>  Mackey played well, leading the scoring at 15.3 ppg.  He played well the
>entire time and figures to be a mid-late round pick.

>       Robert Clough, DUMC (though still not speaking for them)
>"Soul is a hamhock in your cornflakes"--Funkadelic, "What is Soul"

 
 
 

DRAFT: Scott Burrell (Was: Desert)

Post by Rob Clou » Wed, 05 May 1993 22:22:39


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>>  Burrell apparently improved his jumper, and looks like a late second round
>>choice.
>LATE 2nd RD pick??  This is awfully low for him.  Does this have to do with
>the possibility/probability he will be playing baseball (BLUEJAYS)??

A thousand pardons! I meant to say late **first** round pick.  He basically
said that he wants to play basketball, which should help his draftability.

        Robert Clough, DUMC (though still not speaking for them)
"Soul is a hamhock in your cornflakes"--Funkadelic, "What is Soul"