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Keith Hornsby 'thankful' for deal with Dallas Mavericks

Keith Hornsby 'thankful' for deal with Dallas Mavericks

Williamsburg's Keith Hornsby signed a free agent contract Wednesday with the Dallas Mavericks.

Hornsby, a 6-foot-4, 210-pound guard, finished his career at LSU with averages of 13.3 points, 3.7 rebounds and 1.9 assists.

Hornsby posted to social media, "Signed my first pro contract today with the Dallas Mavericks! So thankful for the opportunity and can't wait to get to work!"

Playing alongside top overall NBA Draft pick Ben Simmons, Hornsby averaged 13.1 points in a senior season at LSU that was cut short near the end of the regular season by an abdominal injury.

The former Oak Hill Academy and Hampton Roads Academy star suffered it in a Feb. 20 game at...