Southern Utah University’s Jacob Calloway plays against Eastern Washington University at the America First Event Center in Cedar City, Utah, on Feb. 21, 2019. SUU won 76-62. (Courtesy Photo | SUU Athletics)

Southern Utah University’s Jacob Calloway plays against Eastern Washington University at the America First Event Center in Cedar City, Utah, on Feb. 21, 2019. SUU won 76-62. (Courtesy Photo | SUU Athletics)

Calloway begins pro career on a scoring tear

He’s a professional scorer.

Through three games, Jacob Calloway is showing his first professional basketball team they were smart to pick him up.

Calloway, a 2015 Thunder Mountain High School graduate who went pro this summer, scored 24 points as his Pully Lausanne Foxes defeated the Lugano Tigers 76-68 on Saturday. The 6-foot-8 forward scored 16 and 29 points, respectively, in the two games leading up to Saturday.

Calloway and the Foxes (3-0) hit the hardwood again this Saturday against Union Neuchâtel Basket.


• Contact sports reporter Nolin Ainsworth at 523-2272 or nainsworth@juneauempire.com.


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