The Orange’s sophomore is declaring for the NBA Draft.
Syracuse sophomore forward Tyler Lydon is declaring for the 2017 NBA Draft and will be signing with an agent, eliminating the possibility of him returning to school.
CBS Sports’ Jon Rothstein first reported the news.
Syracuse's Tyler Lydon will sign with an agent and enter the 2017 NBA Draft, per multiple sources.
— Jon Rothstein (@JonRothstein) March 20, 2017
Lydon is considered a fringe first-round pick by most NBA Draft experts. The 6-foot-9, 223-pound forward averaged 13 points, 8 rebounds and 2 assists per game for the Orange.