Former UTA standout Anthony Walker went in the third round to the Fort Wayne Mad Ants.
Sparked the Mavericks at point guard during a five-game winning streak in the middle of the Southland Conference schedule... Mavericks went 6-3 with him as a starter... did not score a point, but was key to Mavs' 78-65 win over Sam Houston State on Jan 25., 2007... member of SLC Men's Basketball All-Academic Honorable Mention Team.
Redshirted the season.
A three-year letterwinner for Robert Wright at Dallas Carter High School...named first-team all-district, all-region and all-state while leading the Cowbys to a 34-5 record and a state semifinal appearance his senior season...also was a McDonald's All-American nominee as a senior...named second-team all-district performer his junior season... a member of the A/B Honor Roll, National Honor Society and was named Who's Who Among American High School Students.
Born Dec. 4, 1987, in Dallas, Texas...son of Robert Wright and Debra Hunter-Wright...business management major.
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