Three UConn players climbed on Thursday night and entered the Nike Headquarters with cameras blinking to find out which uniform they will have as a professional.
Azura Stevens, Gabby Williams and Kia Nurse were all expected to be picked up in the first round of the WNBA draft, which began at 19.00 Williams received the first call, fourth chosen by Chicago Sky.
As expected, A & # 39; yes Wilson # 1 went to Las Vegas. She was followed by Kelsey Mitchell to Indiana and Diamond Deshields to Chicago.
If the event is playing as expected, the 20th, 21nd and 22nd UConn players will be selected in the first round. This year's draft marks the 1
The choice of tonight's first UConn player will mark the 11th consecutive year as the program has played a player.
Last year, Saniya Chong was selected in the third round. And the year before, four-champion-in-four-year-old Breanna Stewart, Moriah Jefferson and Morgan Tuck joined first and second and third.
UConn ended 36-1 and lost in a national semifinal for
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