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Utah Jazz Friday workout to include BYU's Collinsworth, 2 more locals and a projected first-round pick

The next Utah Jazz predraft workout of draft eligible players will have a definite Utah flavor.

Provo native and former BYU basketball guard Kyle Collinsworth will have his chance to impress the hometown pro team, as he was 1 of 6 players the Jazz announced they will work out Friday.

Collinsworth will be joined by Michigan State's Denzel Valentine — a projected first-rounder and possible lottery pick — as well as Utah's Dakarai Tucker and former Salt Lake Community College's Gary Payton II.

This comes just two days after former Cougar Chase Fisher and former Ute Brandon Taylor worked out for the Jazz.

Collinsworth, who recently participated in the IMG Academy Relativity Pro Day, is coming off a senior season for BYU in which he averaged 15.3 points, 8.2 rebounds and 7.4 assists per game.

Tucker averaged 5.4 points last year in a reserve role for Utah, while Payton II, the son of long-time NBA guard Gary Payton who played the past two seasons at Oregon State, averaged 16 points, 7.8 rebounds and 5.0 assists per game in 2015-16 and was twice named the Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Year.

Collinsworth and Tucker aren't expected to be selected in the June 23 NBA draft, while Payton II is ranked the 48th-best draft prospect by Draft Express.

Valentine, a 6-foot-5 wing player, headlines the group that also includes USC guard Julian Jacobs and French big man Alpha Kaba. Valentine was named to the USA Basketball's 2016 Men's Select Team earlier this week and will compete against the U.S. Men's National Team during its training camp in Las Vegas in preparation for the 2016 Olympics.

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