MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WFFT) - Former Purdue Fort Wayne basketball star John Konchar is already making an impact in his first season playing in the NBA.
A rookie with the Memphis Grizzlies, Konchar is averaging over 3 points and 3 rebounds per game in 15 appearances off the bench this season.
He is shooting over 65% from the floor, and his player efficiency rating is third amongst all rookies in the association.
Before the season was suspended, the Grizz were 32-33 and on track to make the playoffs.
Konchar, the Mastodons' all-time leading scorer, is the first player in PFW history to make it to the NBA.