This Day In History
This Day In Kentucky Sports History
5 Years Ago Today – June 23, 2011
- UK’s Enes Kanter is drafted as the 3rd overall pick by the Utah Jazz in the first round of the 2011 NBA draft. Brandon Knight is selected 8th overall by the Detroit Pistons and Kenneth Faried becomes the first Morehead State player ever to be drafted in the first round when the Denver Nuggets select him with the 22nd overall pick. Bryan Station standout Shelvin Mack is taken by the Washington Wizards with the 4th pick in the second round.