Trey Lyles showing he's ready to step up in Utah

07/13/2016 08:00 PM

Trey Lyles is performing at an elite level this summer. He started off by averaging 20.3 points and 10.3 rebounds per game last week in the Utah Jazz Summer League. Think that’s good? Well just read this stat line from his play in the Vegas Summer League. Lyles, through two games in the Las Vegas Summer League, is averaging 29 points and 7 rebounds per game. Lyles scored 30 points last night against the Portland Trail Blazers, including a game-tying buzzer beater tip-in at the buzzer to force a second overtime.

Lyles averaged 6.1 points and 3.7 rebounds per game during his rookie season in 2015.

We discussed Trey Lyles’ impressive play and why he is ready to cement his role with the Utah Jazz.

Clayton Abernathy

Clayton is a Producer for Spectrum News. He graduated with a Journalism degree from the University of Kentucky and he lives and breathes UK Basketball, making him the perfect fit to produce KSTV. That’s Kentucky’s only nightly half-hour show dedicated solely to UK sports. You can watch it weeknights at 7:30 and 11 on Spectrum News. Follow Clayton on twitter @ClaySTV1 to stay updated on the latest UK Basketball and recruiting news or to follow his amateur competitive eating endeavors. He once ate thirteen cheese Coney hot dogs in one sitting…on his lunch break.

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