NBA Draft: Three Dayton Flyers on early-entry list

Three Dayton Flyers are among the 205 early-entry candidates for the NBA Draft.

The NBA released the full list of players Wednesday. Redshirt sophomore forward Obi Toppin, junior guard Jalen Crutcher and redshirt junior guard Ibi Watson, of Dayton, were on the list.

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Toppin announced he was entering the draft March 25. He's expected to be a lottery pick. Jalen Crutcher announced his decision a day later but said he would explore the process while maintaining his collegiate eligibility. Watson had not publicly announced he was entering the draft.

The NBA Draft is scheduled to take place June 25. Players who wish to withdraw their names from the draft so they can return to college must do so by June 15.

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