Heat sign big man Terry to 10-day contract

G-League big man Emanuel Terry has signed a 10-day deal with the Heat, the team announced.

The Miami Heat have signed forward Emanuel Terry to a 10-day contract, the team announced in a news release.

Terry has been playing for the Sioux Falls Skyforce of the G-League and is averaging 16.4 points and 9.2 rebounds. He was acquired in a trade with the Canton Charge (for Malik Newman) in January.

He appeared in two games with the Phoenix Suns after signing a 10-day deal late last month, compiling nine points and six boards in that stint.

Per the Heat release:

Terry played all four seasons at Lincoln Memorial University, appearing in 120 games (72 starts). As a senior, he appeared in 31 games (all starts) and averaged 16.9 points, 10.3 rebounds, 2.19 blocks, 1.2 assists and 27.6 minutes while shooting 71.1 percent from the field. He earned 2018 NABC Coaches’ Division II All-America honors and won the 2018 Bevo Francis Award as the best player in all of Small College Basketball after helping the Railsplitters to the South Atlantic Conference regular season and tournament championships.