80°
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
3 Day Outlook
Wed
84°
66°
10%
Thu
86°
67°
20%
Fri
87°
56°
10%

Latest Weather Blog

Follow our weather team on social media

Former LSU Tiger Johnny O'Bryant III picked in NBA Draft

9 months ago Thursday, June 26, 2014 10:30:35 PM CDT June 26, 2014 Thursday, June 26 2014 Jun 26, 2014 in LSU Sports
Source: WBRZ Sports 2

LSU forward Johnny O'Bryant III was taken in the second round of the 2014 NBA Draft with the 36th pick by the Milwaukee Bucks Thursday night.

O'Bryant is LSU's second straight draftee to go in the second round, joining seven-foot center Justin Hamilton who was picked in 2012 by Philadelphia.

"I am really excited for Johnny O'Bryant and his family," said LSU Head Basketball Coach Johnny Jones. It's great to see his patience and his hard work has paid off. It is wonderful to see dream come true."

O'Bryant III averaged 15.4 points a game, 7.7 rebounds and 1.6 assists a contest while playing an average of 30 minutes a game.

More News

comments powered by Disqus

Desktop News

Click to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
5 Days
Radar
Today
80°
61°
Wed
Mostly Cloudy
84°
66°
Thu
Mostly Sunny
86°
67°
Fri
Mostly Sunny
87°
56°
Sat
AM Clouds / PM Sun
75°
52°