POSTED: Monday, July 12, 2010 - 4:15pm
UPDATED: Monday, July 12, 2010 - 6:34pm
Derrick Caracter continues to score points in the NBA's Summer League.
The former UTEP Miner scored 16 points in the Lakers 71-63 defeat on Monday to the New York Knicks. Caracter had was 7-13 from the field and 2-3 from the line to account for his team high 16 points. He also had 10 rebounds, 8 fouls and 8 turnovers in almost 30 minutes of playing time.
Caracter is averaging17.6 points per game in the Summer League. The Lakers selected him with the 58th pick in this summer's NBA Draft.