Sixers assign Arnett Moultrie to D-League

The Philadelphia 76ers announced today that they have assigned rookie forward Arnett Moultrie to their NBA Development League affiliate, the Sioux Falls Skyforce.

Moultrie (6-10, 245) was the 27th overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft by Miami. He was traded to Philadelphia on draft night in exchange for the draft rights to Justin Hamilton (45th overall pick) and a protected future first round pick

The 22-year-old has appeared in 11 games for the Sixers this season. He earned First Team All-SEC honors as a junior at Mississippi State after averaging 16.4 points and a conference-high 10.5 rebounds.