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Daniel Orton - Men's Basketball - University of Kentucky Athletics 33


  • position Center
  • height 6-10
  • Weight 255
  • class Freshman
  • Hometown Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • High school Bishop McGuinness

29th overall selection in the 2010 NBA Draft (Orlando Magic)

High School

Did not compete most of his senior season due to a knee injury… Returned to participate in the 2009 Oklahoma state tournament… Averaged 14 points, 11 rebounds and five blocked shots per game as a junior… Participated in the 2009 Wazoo Sports Derby Festival Basketball Classic, where he scored 12 points … Played in the 2009 Jordan Brand Classic… Ranked the third best center and 22nd best recruit overall by


Son of Carolyn and Larry Orton … Chose Kentucky over Kansas, Oklahoma and 

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