UAH Basketball Chargers Sign Spain Park Guard


(HUNTSVILLE) - The UAH Chargers have signed 6'1", 170 pound guard Josh Magette from Spain Park High School in Hoover. He is the second player signed by UAH from the Hoover area.

Magette was named a Class 6A 1st-team Birmingham all-metro selection after leading the Jaguars to back-to-back area championships and a state Final Four appearance in 2007.

He averaged 14 points, 5.9 assists, 4.8 rebounds and 2.6 steals per game in his senior season on a team that finished 22-10.

He was named as a honorable mention on the Alabama Sportswriters All-Second Team.

Magette's Jaguars defeated Hoover three straight times this year to win the Area 11 regular season and tournament championships.

UAH finished with a 13-15 record that included six straight losses to end the season and a 65-49 first-round loss to Arkansas Tech at the Gulf South Conference tournament.