SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -First-round draft pick Morris Almond agreed to a contract with the Utah Jazz on Friday.
The guard will make roughly $1.7 million over two years. Almond, the Conference USA player of the year in 2007, was the 25th pick in the June 28 draft. He averaged 26.4 points at Rice.

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