Former Florida State basketball player Dwayne Bacon has been tearing up the NBA summer league and now he has signed a contract.
The Charlotte Hornets second-round pick signed a deal with the team on Thursday, he confirmed on his Twitter account.
It's Official!!! 🙏🏾🙏🏾
— 8God™ (@BaconDwayne1000) July 6, 2017
According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, the deal is three years in length with two guaranteed.
Bacon had a monster final season at Florida State, scoring 17.2 points per game on 45.2 percent shooting from the field. In his two years in Tallahassee, Bacon scored 16.5 points and grabbed 5.0 rebounds per game in 69 games.
The 40th overall pick, Bacon scored 29 points and pulled down eight rebounds in a win against Orlando in the NBA summer league on Thursday.