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Skal Labissiere declares for NBA draft, plans to sign with agent
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Skal Labissiere declares for NBA draft, plans to sign with agent
Tuesday April 5th, 2016

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Kentucky freshman forward Skal Labissiere has declared for the NBA draft and plans to sign with an agent, the program announced Tuesday.

A first-round prospect, Labissiere made 18 starts and 36 appearances for the Wildcats this season. He averaged 6.6 points, 3.1 rebounds and 1.6 blocks in his freshman campaign, while shooting 51.6% from the field.

The Port-au-Prince, Haiti native helped Kentucky to a 27–9 record this season, as the Wildcats won the SEC regular season and tournament titles.

DEITSCH: UConn looks to extend title streak to four vs. Syracuse

The NBA draft will be held June 23 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. 

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