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Orton ejected in summer league debut

Former Wildcat Daniel Orton, a first round draft pick of the Orlando Magic was ejected in the third quarter of his first summer league game Monday.
Orton and Indiana's Josh McRoberts began shoving each other under the basket and both players were thrown out.
It was a difficult day for Orton, the 29th pick in the draft as he struggled from the start. He picked up three fouls in the first three and a half minutes, and fnished the first half with just one field goal on 1 for 6 shooting.
In the second half, Orton appeared frustrated before being ejected from the game. He finished with 3 points on 1 for 8 shooting, 3 rebounds, 4 turnovers and 5 fouls.
Former Wildcat Joe Crawford also played for Orlando and scored 10 points in a little more than 18 minutes.


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