Franklin product Kennard to enter NBA Draft

Franklin product Kennard to enter NBA Draft

CINCINNATI (FOX19) - Franklin High School graduate Luke Kennard is entering the NBA Draft.

A consensus second team All-American at Duke, Kennard will hire an agent and remain in the draft.

Kennard scored more than 1,000 points in his two seasons at Duke and is projected as a mid-first round pick, according to NBADraft.net.

He finished his sophomore year at Duke with 19.5 points, 2.5 assists and 5.1 rebounds.

While at Franklin High School, Kennard was named the Ohio Gatorade Basketball Player of the Year as junior and senior.

He also finished his career ranked second in Ohio boys basketball history with 2,997 points

The NBA Draft is set for June 22.

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