NEW YORK (WYMT) - Former Kentucky Wildcat Keldon Johnson has received an invitation to the NBA Draft's green room next Thursday.
Johnson joins PJ Washington and Tyler Herro as the third Wildcat who will hear his name called from the green room.
Source: Keldon Johnson received an invite to the NBA Draft Green Room. Averaged 13.5 PPG & 5.9 RPG at Kentucky last season.— Evan Daniels (@EvanDaniels) June 13, 2019
Johnson averaged 13.5 points and 5.9 rebounds per game in his lone season in Lexington.
PJ Washington is projected to go number 13 overall to the Miami Heat, with Tyler Herro going 16th to the Orlando Magic according to ESPN. Johnson is listed as going to the Utah Jazz with the 23rd pick.
The NBA Draft is set for Thursday, June 20th.