Every member of the Dayton Flyers wished Obi Toppin luck in the NBA in a video shared by the official Dayton basketball Twitter account on Wednesday. You can watch it at the bottom of this story.
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Toppin declared for the NBA draft earlier in the afternoon after spending three years at the University of Dayton and starring for the Flyers the last two seasons.
Here’s a rundown of what his teammates had to say to him:
Ryan Mikesell: “Obi! Congrats, my guy. Good luck with everything in the NBA. You’re going to kill it.”
Trey Landers: “I love you. Go be great, bro.”
Camron Greer: “I’m extremely proud of you. Always know we’ve got your back.”
Ibi Watson: “It was great playing this season with you, and I wish you nothing but the best.”
Rodney Chatman: “It was a pleasure playing with him, and I wish him nothing but the best.”
Jhery Matos: “I just want to say I’m happy for you, and I know you’re going to do great things at the next level”
Drew Swerlein: “Hey, O, just want to say, good luck at the next level, and we’re all proud of you. Keep grinding.”
Jordy Tshimanga: “Obadiah, congrats to you. It was a pleasure being your teammate. You’re going to do great in the future.”
Christian Wilson: “Congratulations, Obi, for declaring for the draft.”
Zimi Nwokeji: “Congrats, bro. Good luck on everything ahead.”
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Jared Becker: “Thanks for everything you did for Dayton, and good luck in the draft, Obi.”
Moulaye Sissoko: “We wish you the best of luck, and go Flyers.”
Sean Loughran: “Congrats, O, and best of luck.”
Dwayne Cohill: “Good luck next year. I loved playing with you. Love you, bro.”
Jalen Crutcher: “Congratulations to my brother Obi. PB&J forever.”
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