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UCF forward Isaiah Adams enters NBA draft, keeps eligibility for now

UCF freshman forward Isaiah Adams is entering the 2021 NBA Draft without an agent so he can maintain his college eligibility.

“After spending time speaking with my family and coaches, I have decided to enter my name into the 2021 NBA Draft while maintaining my eligibility,” Adams said in a statement posted on his Instagram account Wednesday. “Playing in the NBA has always been a dream of mine. I hope to learn a lot through this process and I thank Knight Nation for all of their support. Charge On!”

Adams averaged 9.9 points and 3.9 rebounds per game as a true freshman for the Knights.