6'5" point guard who received the Bob Cousy Award, given to the NCAA's top point guard, after helping lead the University of Utah Utes to the Sweet 16 in 2015. He was selected 20th overall in the 2015 NBA Draft by the Toronto Raptors.
He led Levzinger High School to a California State Championship in 2011. He began his collegiate career at City College of San Francisco, helping the team win the 2013 North Division title.
In 2014, he became the first player in Utah men's basketball history to be named to the All-Pac 12 First-team. He was also an All-Pac 12 First-team selection in 2015 as well as a Pac 12 All-Defensive team selection in both 2014 and 2015.
His brother is NBA forward Dorell Wright.
He became teammates with fellow point guard Kyle Lowry on the Raptors in 2015.