UTAH JAZZ

Salt Lake City Stars Waive Former UVU Guard Conner Toolson

Oct 31, 2019, 12:54 PM
Conner Toolson...
Courtesy of Deseret News

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – The Salt Lake City Stars announced the release of former Utah Valley guard Conner Toolson.

Toolson was waived by the Utah Jazz’s G League team on Thursday, October 31.

The former UVU guard’s departure from the Stars comes less than a week after he was selected by SLC in the G League draft.

Toolson was selected by the Stars with the 73rd overall pick was the final pick in the draft for Salt Lake City.

In the three seasons in Orem, Toolson played in 99 games, starting in 92 contests. He averaged 12.4 points, 3.6 rebounds, 1.4 assists, and 1.4 steals in 30 minutes played per game.

The Highland, Utah native played one season at Salt Lake Community College before transferring to UVU. While he was with the Bruins, he led them to the 2016 NJCAA national title.

Toolson is the son of former Jazz and BYU player Andy Toolson.

The Stars also announced the release of forward Cornelius Hudson on Thursday. The SLC roster now has 14 players.

The G League squad began its training camp on Monday, October 28.

Salt Lake City opens the 2019-20 season at Sioux Falls on Sunday, November 10 before playing they come back to Utah for their home opener on Friday, November 15 at 7 p.m. vs. Rio Grande Valley.

  • Utah Jazz Scoreboard

  • Utah Jazz Team Leaders

  • Utah Jazz Standings

Utah Jazz

2023 NBA All-Star Game...
Ben Anderson

Leak Purportedly Shows New Jazz All-Star Weekend Logos

A leak on Twitter purportedly revealed the three logos that will be used when the Utah Jazz host the NBA All-Star game.
4 days ago
Donovan-Mitchell-Utah-Jazz-Western-Conference-Standings...
Ben Anderson

Where Will Jazz, Timberwolves Finish In The West?

Where will the Utah Jazz and the Minnesota Timberwolves finish in the Western Conference standings next season after their blockbuster trade?
4 days ago
Bill-Russell-Jersey-Retired...
Ben Anderson

NBA To Retire No. 6 Bill Russell Jersey

The NBA will retire the number 6 jersey league-wide to honor the Boston Celtics great Bill Russell after he passed away in July.
4 days ago
Utah-Jazz-Jake-Lindsey-Grand-Canyon...
Ben Anderson

Jake Lindsey Joins Grand Canyon University After Leaving Jazz

Former Utah Jazz scout Jake Lindsey, son of Dennis Lindsey is taking a job with Grand Canyon University's basketball staff. 
5 days ago
Donovan Mitchell - Utah Jazz...
Ben Anderson

Donovan Mitchell Cheers On Utah Little League World Series Hopefuls

Snow Canyon baseball is on the brink of the Little League World Series and has made a fan out of Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell. 
5 days ago
Jordan Clarkson - Utah Jazz...
Ben Anderson

Report: Jordan Clarkson Will Play For Philippines At World Cup Qualifiers

Utah Jazz guard Jordan Clarkson will play for the Philippines at the World Cup Qualifiers according to a report from Sportlando. 
6 days ago
Salt Lake City Stars Waive Former UVU Guard Conner Toolson