After testing the NBA draft process during the last few weeks, NC State basketball senior guard Markell Johnson has announced that he will put the NBA on hold and return to Raleigh for his senior season.
NC State graduate forward Wyatt Walker will not return next season; the team confirmed Thursday that he will forgo his final season of college eligibility and exit the program.
NC State men’s basketball head coach Kevin Keatts has added another player to his roster for next season, as Lehigh grad transfer forward Pat Andree announced on his Twitter Wednesday that he will be joining the Pack.
The NBA regular season is over, and no Pack alumni made the playoffs. However, NC State fans still have a reason to be excited. Longtime women’s basketball point guard Kiara Leslie was drafted by the Washington Mystics and will join T.J. Warren and Dennis Smith Jr. as Pack alumni playing professionally. Let’s take a look at how each Pack pro has performed this season:
The NC State Athletic Hall of Fame induction for the class of 2018 started off the night with the reveal of the newest addition to Reynolds Coliseum introduced by Director of Athletics, Debbie Yow. The ceremony then moved into the gymnasium which had been transformed for the event.
He took a circuitous route to get there, but Thomas Allen will play basketball for NC State after all. The 6-foot-1 shooting guard announced Friday that he will transfer into the Wolfpack’s program.
NC State junior point guard Markell Johnson will go through the NCAA draft process without hiring an agent, the university announced Friday.