Former Saint Mary’s basketball standouts Stephen Holt and Mickey McConnell will take part in the NBA’s annual Summer League in Las Vegas after accepting invitations from the Atlanta Hawks and Phoenix Suns, respectively.
Holt played last season with the Canton Charge, the Cleveland Cavaliers’ affiliate in the NBA D-League. He averaged 10.9 points, 3.1 rebounds and 3.1 assists in a team-high 49 appearances for the Charge.
McConnell appeared in 49 games, which included 10 Eurocup appearances, for Telekom Baskets Bonn in Germany’s first division. He averaged 7.5 points, 2.1 rebounds and 3.8 assists per game in league play.
The Las Vegas games take place July 10-20 and will be televised live on NBA TV or online at NBA.com.