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Daryl Macon

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Daryl Macon
Missouri Tigers vs Arkansas Razorbacks Men's Basketbal.jpg
Macon (right) with Arkansas in 2017
Dallas Mavericks
Position Guard
League NBA
Personal information
Born (1995-11-29) November 29, 1995 (age 22)
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Listed weight 185 lb (84 kg)
Career information
High school Parkview (Little Rock, Arkansas)
College
NBA draft 2018 / Undrafted
Playing career 2018–present
Career history
2018–present Dallas Mavericks
2018–presentTexas Legends
Career highlights and awards
  • Second-team All-SEC (2018)

Daryl Macon (born November 29, 1995) is an American professional basketball player for the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association (NBA), on a two-way contract with the Texas Legends of the NBA G League.[1]

Career[edit]

Macon began his college basketball career at Holmes Community College, where he was named a junior college All-American after averaging 23 points, 4.1 rebounds and 3.1 assists per game as a freshman. He transferred to Arkansas Razorbacks, spurning offers from Ole Miss, Mississippi, Memphis and UMass.[2] As a senior, he was named to the Second Team All-SEC.[3] Macon averaged 17.1 points and 4.0 assists per game and led the SEC in three-point shooting at a 43.8 percent clip. He was named SEC Player of the Week three times as a senior and joined teammate Jaylen Barford in the 1,000 point club on senior night.[4]

Professional career[edit]

After going undrafted in the 2018 NBA Draft, Macon received contract offers from several NBA teams as well as overseas clubs.[5] He joined the Miami Heat for the NBA Summer League.[4] He signed a two-way contract with the Dallas Mavericks on July 30, 2018.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mavericks Daryl Macon reaches deal with Dallas". CBS Sports. CBS Sports. Retrieved July 25, 2018. 
  2. ^ Cronin, Courtney (June 16, 2015). "Holmes CC All-American guard headed to Arkansas". Clarion Ledger. Retrieved August 2, 2018. 
  3. ^ "2018 SEC Men's Basketball Awards announced" (Press release). Southeaster Conference. March 6, 2018. Retrieved March 6, 2018. 
  4. ^ a b Davis, Tyler (July 9, 2018). "NBA summer league success continues for Macon". 247 Sports. Retrieved August 2, 2018. 
  5. ^ "Heat offers contracts to these players". Miami Herald. Miami Herald. Retrieved July 25, 2018. 
  6. ^ "Mavericks sign Daryl Macon to two-way contract". Mavs.com. July 30, 2018. Retrieved July 30, 2018. 

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