Kentucky Freshman Bam Adebayo to Remain in Draft


Kentucky freshman Bam Adebayo will hire an agent and remain in the 2017 NBA Draft, per CBS Sports Jon Rothstein.

Adebayo averaged 13.0 points, 8.0 rebounds, 1.5 blocks in 30.1 minutes of play while shooting 60% from the field.

Adebayo is the fifth Wildcat to enter the draft and sign with an agent. Malik Monk, De’Aaron Fox, and Isaac Hamilton are all officially gone from Kentucky. Hamidou Diallo will test the draft without an agent.

Adebayo is projected as the 31st overall pick in the DraftExpress 2017 Mock Draft.