Paul Carter Named to Atlanta Hawks Summer League Roster

Paul Carter
Paul Carter

July 9, 2012

CHICAGO - Former UIC men's basketball standout Paul Carter has been named to the Atlanta Hawks' Summer League roster. Beginning on Friday, July 13, the Hawks will play five games at the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas.

Carter was named to the Horizon League All-Newcomer Team at the conclusion of the 2010-11 season after averaging 14.7 points, 8.0 rebounds and 1.9 assists per game on a 40.8 field goal percentage. He posted a team-high 27 double-digit scoring efforts, including three contests with 20 or more points, and tallied 11 double-doubles, including eight in Horizon League play.

Carter played one season at UIC after transferring from Minnesota, and receiving a legislative relief waiver by the NCAA which allowed him immediate eligibility for his senior campaign. He spent the majority of last season with the Idaho Stampede of the NBA's "D-League."

Below is a schedule of the Atlanta Hawks' Summer League schedule. Stay tuned to for noteworthy updates:

July 13 vs. Washington Wizards (COX Pavilion)
July 15 vs. San Antonio Spurs (COX Pavilion)
July 16 vs. Boston Celtics (COX Pavilion)
July 18 vs. Dallas Mavericks (COX Pavilion)
July 19 vs. Portland Trailblazers (COX Pavilion)