A look at which programs were hardest hit by draft declarations and which will begin next season in better-than-expected shape.
Hamidou Diallo, like Thon Maker last year, was eligible for the NBA draft without playing a college game. Almost six months before he’s expected to make his Kentucky debut, Hamidou Diallo showed he already has a knack for beating the buzzer. The heralded freshman waited until minutes before Wednesday
Hours before the deadline, Purdue’s Caleb Swanigan finally decided whether to remain in the NBA draft. When Caleb Swanigan selected a college destination two years ago, the McDonald’s All-American forward dragged out the process into late May before finally picking Purdue over Cal and Michigan State