BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (WANE) – From Bloomington to the NBA.
Indiana forward O.G. Anunoby was selected by the Toronto Raptors with the 23rd pick in the NBA Draft. He averaged 11.1 points, 5.4 rebounds and 1.1 assists last year with the Hoosiers.
Thomas Bryant was chosen a few slots later. He goes to the Lakers with the No. 42 pick in the second round. (Utah chose Bryant but immediately sent him Los Angeles in a trade.) Bryant averaged 12.6 and 6.6 rebounds with Indiana.
James Blackmon Jr. goes undrafted but he still has time to find his NBA home. He was and Indiana All-Star from Marion. He recorded 17.0 points per game and also tallied 4.8 rebounds and 1.9 assists per contest for the Hoosiers.