NBA Draft 2012: Kris Joseph, Doron Lamb, and Quincy Miller Kick Off Pre-Draft Workouts for Atlanta Hawks

The Atlanta Hawks kicked off their first batch of pre-draft workouts on Saturday with big name players from even bigger basketball programs.

Lets take a closer look at the three participants who were invited.

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Kris Joseph (Syracuse)
Height: 6-foot-7
Weight: 218
Age: 23
Position: Small Forward

Brief Bio via Hawks PR:

A four-year performer for the Orange who earned All-Big East First Team honors as a senior after averaging 13.4 ppg, 4.7 rpg and 1.5 apg (.421 FG%, .345 3FG%, .745 FT%), Joseph took Big East Player of the Week honor after leading Syracuse to the NIT Season Tip Off Championship … he was also named Most Outstanding Player of the tourney after finishing with averages of 19.0 ppg, 9.5 rpg and 3.5 spg in victories over Virginia Tech and Stanford … considered one of the most decorated Canadians to ever play NCAA Division I basketball, Joseph was one of 15 post-season finalists for the Wooden Award … born in Montreal, Quebec.

CAREER TOTALS – 10.5 points, 4.5 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 1.3 steals (.449 FG%, .331 3FG%, .702 FT%).

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Doron Lamb (Kentucky)
Height: 6-foot-4
Weight: 210
Age: 20
Position: Guard

Brief Bio via Hawks PR:

A member of the National Champion Wildcats, Lamb was described by UK coach John Calipari as the team’s “best basketball player” … one of six UK players to enter their names into this year’s NBA Draft … Lamb tallied 13.7 ppg, 2.7 rpg and 1.5 apg in 40 contests as a sophomore (.474 FG%, .466 3FG%, .826 FT%) … the second-leading scorer on a talent-laded squad, he scored a season high 26 vs. Samford and became a member of the school’s 1,000-point club in UK win over Kansas in the national title game … Lamb also finished his career as the top three-point shooter in school history, hitting 47.5 percent of his attempts … hails from Laurelton, NY.

CAREER TOTALS – 13.1 points, 2.3 rebounds and 1.6 assists (.485 FG%, .475 3FG%, .811 FT%).

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Quincy Miller (Baylor)
Height: 6-foot-9
Weight: 210
Age: 19
Position: Forward

Brief Bio via Hawks PR:

The Big 12 Co-Freshman of the Year, Miller was the first Baylor player to earn that honor since 1995 (Brian Skinner) … he played in 37 games (35 starts) and averaged 10.6 ppg and 4.9 rpg (.447 FG%, .348 3FG%, .816 FT%) in 24.4 minutes … Miller was also named Big 12 Freshman of the Year by the Sporting News and named an honorable mention all-conference player by the league’s coaches … he delivered a career-high 29 points on 12-of-17 shooting vs. Missouri.

CAREER TOTALS – 10.6 points and 4.9 rebounds (.447 FG%, .348 3FG%, .816 FT%).

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