Alabama basketball shall be well-represented through the NBA Draft Mix. Herbert Jones, John Petty Jr. and Joshua Primo are three of the 69 gamers anticipated to attend the annual scouting occasion, the league introduced Tuesday.
Jones and Petty have each moved on from their school careers. Nevertheless, Primo’s standing remains to be up within the air. The freshman employed an NCAA-certified agent however will nonetheless be eligible to play for Alabama this season offered he withdraws his identify from the draft by the July 19 deadline. Sophomore Jaden Shackelford declared for the draft with out hiring an agent however didn’t obtain an invitation to the mix. He will even have to withdraw his identify by July 19 as a way to return to Alabama subsequent season.
If each Primo and Shackelford return, Alabama could be one participant over the NCAA scholarship restrict of 13.
This yr’s NBA Mix will happen on the Wintrust Area and Marriott Marquis in Chicago, Unwell from June 21-27. The occasion will function five-on-five video games, power and agility testing, capturing drills, measurements and different associated on-court workouts. The NBA Draft will happen on July 29 on the Barclays Heart in Brooklyn, N.Y.