Alex Robinson signs with Cleveland Cavaliers

first_img + posts Twitter Linkedin Colin Posthttps://www.tcu360.com/author/colin-post/ Previous articleSoccer outmatched by top-ranked Florida State in season openerNext articleTCU soccer rolls to first win, 2-0 at UAB Colin Post RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Linkedin TCU point guard Alex Robinson leads the Horned Frog fast break against Indiana State. Photo by Cristian ArguetaSoto. Colin Post is a Sports Broadcasting and Journalism double-major from Houston, Texas. Along with sports writing, Colin hopes to work in sports announcing after he graduates. Facebook printFormer TCU point guard Alex Robinson is getting a shot in the pros with the Cleveland Cavaliers. Photo by Cristian ArguetaSoto. Former TCU basketball point guard Alex Robinson signed a partial contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers Wednesday.Robinson was invited to join the Sacramento Kings SummerLeague team after going undrafted in June. With the Kings, Robinson made an impression with the minimal playingtime he had.  In his pro debut, he hadtwo points and five assists in just eight minutes of play.Though the Kings chose not to sign Robinson after summer league, he caught the eye of the Cavs, who signed him to a training camp deal.  The former TCU standout will be competing with three first-round picks in rising star Collin Sexton, nine-year NBA veteran Brandon Knight, and rookie Darius Garland for time at point guard.Robinson spent his first year at Texas A&M before transferring to TCU for the 2016-17 season.  In his three seasons in the purple and white, the Fort Worth native led the Horned Frogs to two NIT final four appearances (including an NIT title in 2017) and their first NCAA tournament appearance since 1998.Known for his ability to see the floor well, Robinsonset the TCU single-season assist record with 254 in his senior campaign.  He finished with 672 assists in his time atTCU, which ranks first in program history. He also scored 1,202 points while playing for the Horned Frogs.Robinson joins New Orleans Pelicans forward Kenrich Williams as the only two former TCU players who are currently on NBA rosters.  He joins a Cavaliers team that was lived near the bottom of the standings last year with a record of 19-63.With NBA training camp starting on Sept. 28, we will soon find out where Robinson will be spending his season as he strives to turn his dream of playing for an NBA team into a reality. Another series win lands TCU Baseball in the top 5, earns Sikes conference award Colin Posthttps://www.tcu360.com/author/colin-post/ ReddIt Another series win lands TCU Baseball in the top 5, earns Sikes conference award Despite series loss, TCU proved they belong against No. 8 Texas Tech Facebook ReddIt Colin Posthttps://www.tcu360.com/author/colin-post/ Twitter Colin Posthttps://www.tcu360.com/author/colin-post/ Taylor’s monster slam highlights big weekend for TCU Athletics Colin Post TCU rowing program strengthens after facing COVID-19 setbacks First TCU spring game since 2018 gets fans primed for a highly-anticipated fall TCU baseball finds their biggest fan just by saying hellolast_img read more