Illinois guard Ayo Dosunmu declares for NBA Draft
Illinois All-American Ayo Dosunmu has declared for the NBA Draft and can rent an agent. The junior made the announcement Tuesday on ESPN.
“It’s one thing I’ve needed to do since I used to be a child,” Dosunmu informed ESPN.
Dosunmu, who received the Bob Cousy Award because the nation’s finest level guard, will likely be thought of one of many prime guards on this yr’s draft. He’s listed at No. 22 within the ESPN 100 rating of NBA prospects and averaged 20.1 factors, 6.3 rebounds and 5.3 assists per sport whereas taking pictures 39% from 3-point vary, taking Illinois to the Huge Ten Convention event championship and a No. 1 seed within the NCAA Event.
The Illini have been upset within the NCAA by Loyola. “I positively really feel like I let my group down immediately,” Dosunmu stated then, “however I can take it. I can take the criticism.”
“His jersey will grasp in our rafters sometime,” Illinois coach Brad Underwood stated of Dosunmu after the Illini’s loss to the Ramblers.