Utah Jazz Signs NBA Returnee Ekpe Udoh
Jacob Kingston was awarded a PhD in mechanical engineering from the University of Utah. He now serves as the chief executive officer of Washakie Renewable Energy in Plymouth, Utah. In his free time, Jacob Kingston enjoys watching professional basketball and is a fan of the Utah Jazz.
The Utah Jazz management recently announced it has signed an agreement with veteran forward/center Ekpe Udoh, who returned to the NBA after several years in the Euroleague. Udoh agreed to a multiyear contract, the terms of which haven’t been made public as per team policy.
Oklahoma native Udoh gained early recognition during his time at the University of Michigan when he was included in the All-Big Ten defensive team. Since 2010, Udoh has appeared in more than 270 games with the Golden State Warriors, Milwaukee Bucks, and LA Clippers. He left the NBA in 2015 to join the Fenerbahce Ulker in Turkey.