Skal Labissiere declares for NBA draft, plans to sign with agent
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.
The NBA draft will be held June 23 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.