Former Wildcat Lyons to play for Raptors

2013-07-10T12:48:00Z 2013-07-10T15:04:14Z Former Wildcat Lyons to play for RaptorsPatrick Finley Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
July 10, 2013 12:48 pm  • 

Mark Lyons, the Xavier transfer who averaged 15.6 points last year in his only season with the Arizona Wildcats, will play for the Toronto Raptors' NBA Summer League team.

The 24-year-old New York native practiced with Toronto for the first time today. The Raptors begin summer league play Saturday against Miami in Las Vegas.

The 6-foot-1 Lyons is one of four small guards on the roster, alongside Wisconsin alum Jordan Taylor, Massachusetts grad Ricky Harris and Coppin State's Tywain McKee. All spent time overseas last year.

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Pac-12 basketball standings

  Conference Overall
Team W L T PCT W L T PCT
Arizona 0 0 0 0.000 12 1 0 0.923
Washington 0 0 0 0.000 11 0 0 1.000
California 0 0 0 0.000 10 2 0 0.833
Oregon 0 0 0 0.000 9 3 0 0.750
Utah 0 0 0 0.000 9 2 0 0.818
UCLA 0 0 0 0.000 8 4 0 0.667
Arizona State 0 0 0 0.000 8 5 0 0.615
Colorado 0 0 0 0.000 7 4 0 0.636
USC 0 0 0 0.000 7 4 0 0.636
Stanford 0 0 0 0.000 7 3 0 0.700
Oregon State 0 0 0 0.000 7 3 0 0.700
Washington State 0 0 0 0.000 5 6 0 0.455

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Pac-12 basketball schedule

Teams Date Time
Harvard at
Arizona State
12/28 12:00 pm
Cal State-Bakersfield at
California
12/28 1:30 pm
Cal-Davis at
Washington State
12/28 4:00 pm
UCLA at
Alabama
12/28 4:30 pm
Stony Brook at
Washington
12/28 6:00 pm
Arkansas-Pine Bluff at
Stanford
12/29 9:00 pm
Cal-Irvine at
Oregon
12/29 9:00 pm
UC-Santa Barbara at
Oregon State
12/30 7:30 pm
Carroll (Mont.) at
Utah
12/30 7:30 pm
Vermont at
USC
12/30 9:30 pm
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