July 7, 2006
ORLANDO, FL-- Watch Alex Loughton (Perth, Australia) in the Pepsi Pro Summer League live over the internet, July 10-14. The 6-9 forward is playing for Orlando Magic in the six team league.
Click on OrlandoMagic.com for the schedule.
For the first time, OrlandoMagic.com will be streaming all 15 of this year's Pepsi Pro Summer League games live over the Internet.
Due to limited space, the Summer League games are not open to the public. But now fans will have the ability to follow their teams with the live Web Cam. The camera will be mounted near center court and will follow the action as it moves back-and-forth to each basket.
The Charlotte Bobcats, Chicago Bulls, Indiana Pacers, Miami Heat and New Jersey Nets will be competing in this year's Summer League along with the Magic. All of this year's games will be played on the Magic Practice Court at the RDV Sportsplex. Each game will consist of four, 10-minute quarters.
Games begin at 3:00 PM ET on Monday, July 10.
Loughton averaged 13.5 points and 7.7 rebounds per game, along with eight double-doubles. He led the team in field goal percentage at .485, and the 6-9 Australian earned second team honors from the CAA and the NABC District IV. Alex ranked 12th in the CAA in scoring, eighth in rebounding and field goal percentage.
Loughton completed his career at ODU with 1,646 points, 952 career rebounds and 159 career steals. He ranks tenth all-time at ODU in scoring, sixth in rebounding and seventh all-time in the CAA in rebounding. Loughton also ranked eighth in career steals at ODU, and is the only non guard in ODU's all-time career top ten in steals.
Loughton got it done in the classroom as he earned a spot on the CAA's All-Academic squad for the second straight year and for the third straight year he was named to the NACDA's I-AAA National Scholar squad. Loughton also earned third team Academic All-American honors from ESPN the Magazine/CoSIDA as a business marketing major.
PEPSI PRO SUMMER LEAGUE SCHEDULE (Orlando, FL - RDV Sportsplex) Date Game Time (ET) Teams
July 10 1 3:00PM Chicago vs. Indiana 2 * Charlotte vs. Miami 3 ** Orlando vs. New Jersey
July 11 1 3:00PM Miami vs. New Jersey 2 * Indiana vs. Orlando 3 ** Chicago vs. Charlotte
July 12 1 3:00PM Charlotte vs. Orlando 2 * New Jersey vs. Indiana 3 ** Miami vs. Chicago
July 13 1 3:00PM Charlotte vs. New Jersey 2 * Chicago vs. Orlando 3 ** Miami vs. Indiana
July 14 1 11:00AM New Jersey vs. Chicago 2 * Orlando vs. Miami 3 ** Indiana vs. Charlotte
* indicates 20 minutes following completion of Game 1 * indicates 20 minutes following completion of Game 2 Home team listed first. All games on Magic Practice Court at RDV Sportsplex are closed to the public. Game feature four, 10-minute quarters
Alex Loughton is ODU's tenth all-time scorer