- Feb 12, 2009
Bones Hyland became VCU’s first player ever to go from sophomore to NBA draftee when the Denver Nuggets selected the Wilmington, DE native with the 26th overall pick in the first round of Thursday’s NBA Draft. He’s VCU’s first player to get drafted since Larry Sanders was chosen with the 15th overall pick in the 2010 NBA Draft by the Milwaukee Bucks, Sanders previously VCU’s only other early entrant to hear his name called on draft night.
WOW I’M REALLY A DENVER NUGGET LETS GOOOOOO!!! I CANT WAIT TO GET OUT THERE WOWWW!!!!!! ??????????
— Bizzy? (@BizzyBones11) July 30, 2021
Hyland, the 2021 Atlantic 10 Player of the Year, led VCU to a second place A-10 finish as the Rams’ star guard this season, averaging 19.5 points per game for the black and gold. The confident marksmen though saw his stock hit perhaps an all-time high this offseason after impressing teams in individual workouts and...
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