USC freshman F Okongwu declares for NBA draft

Southern California freshman Onyeka Okongwu is entering the 2020 NBA Draft, he told ESPN on Wednesday.The 6-foot-9 forward averaged 16.2 points, 8.6 rebounds and 2.7 blocks for the Trojans in 2019-20 and is ranked as the No. 6 available draft prospect in the ESPN Top 100.”I am declaring for the draft, forgoing my final three years of school (and) planning on signing with an agent in the near future,” Okongwu wrote in a text message.