Pre-Draft Workout Two: Meet The Participants
By sarahhecht Posted in: 2011draft, draft2011
The Trail Blazers announced Monday afternoon the five attendees for the second pre-draft workout. On June 16th Jereme Richomond, Kyle Singler, Nikola Vucevic, Jeremy Tyler and Jon Leuer will workout at the Trail Blazers practice facility.
Get to know the prospects:
is a 6-7 Forward from Illinois. Richmond averaged 7.6 ppg and 5.0 rebounds.. His freshman year he was named the Big Ten All-Freshman team. He declared for the draft after only one season at Illinois.
is a 6-8 Forward from Duke University. Singler averaged 16.9 ppg and 6.8 rebounds. He holds the Duke records for games played, consecutive games played and minutes played. He is ranked fourth in points in Duke history and was named an AP Honorable Mention All-American. He was named First Team All-ACC for the second year in his senior season.
about Singler. And check out the Medford-born Singler “getting buckets.”
is a 6-10 Forward from USC. Vucevic averaged 17.1 ppg and 10.3 rebounds. He was named First Team All-PAC 10 and was fifth in the nation in double-doubles with 22.
is a 6-10 Center from Tokyo Apache in Japan. Tyler averaged 9.9 ppg and 6.4 rebounds. Tyler skipped his senior season of high school to play professionally in Japan.
is a 6-10 Forward from Wisconsin. Leuer averaged 18.3 ppg and 7.2 rebounds. He was named to the All-Big Ten First Team during his senior season. He ranks 12th in points scored in school history.