Jazz club: Utah signs second Illini guard in Brown

8/29/2006 - NBA Dee Brown Utah Jazz + more

SALT LAKE CITY -- The Utah Jazz signed rookie guard Dee
Brown on Tuesday.

Brown, a second-round draft pick from Illinois, averaged six
points and three assists during the Rocky Mountain Revue last

Brown and Jazz guard Deron Williams helped lead Illinois to the
2005 NCAA championship game. Utah took Williams with the third
overall pick last summer, then gave him a chance to reunite with
Brown in the NBA this year.

Brown averaged 13.4 points and 4.9 assists in four years with
the Illini. He started all but one of his 137 career games.

The Jazz will have rookies Brown, first-round pick Ronnie Brewer
and second-year players Williams and C.J. Miles in the backcourt
when they open training camp Oct. 3.