Former Hawkeye Devyn Marble sharp in NBA preseason opener

Orlando Magic guard Devyn Marble (11) drives against Miami Heat guard Shabazz Napier (13) in an NBA preseason game Oct. 7.

Devyn Marble got off to a blistering start in Orlando's preseason opener Tuesday night.

The former all-Big Ten guard at Iowa hit his first four shots and scored 13 points for Orlando, including eight in overtime. The Magic beat Miami 108-101.

Marble was a second-round draft pick, the 56th selection overall. The Magic got his rights in a trade with Denver.

He shot 4-of-5 from the floor against the Heat, including three 3-pointers. He added two assists and one rebound in 13 minutes.