Dean Wade signs a two-way contract with the Cavaliers

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LAS VEGAS (KAKE) -

Former K-State star Dean Wade signed a two-way contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday. 

Here is what a two-way contract means according to the NBA: "Teams are permitted to have two two-way contract players on their roster at any given time, in addition to their 15-man regular season roster. A two-way player can spend up to 45 days with the Cavs during the regular season."

Wade has played in four Summer League games for the Cavs, averaging 8.8 points, 5.0 rebounds and 3.5 assists per game. 

At K-State, Wade averaged 12 PPG on .498 shooting from the field. The St. John, Kansas native finished in the top 10 in school history in career starts (123-second), double-digit scoring games (81-7th), rebounds (685-8th) and points (1,510-10th).