2. Two former LSU players drafted Thursday - that number could double in tonight’s second and third rounds.
3. ESPN’s Mel Kiper projects eight SEC players to go in the second round. First-round batting average – not so great.
4. Tweet from Auburn safety Demetruce McNeal: ”I’m back!” McNeal missed the final five spring practice over off-field issues.
5. Sunday is the deadline for underclassmen to declare for the NBA draft. Tennessee coach Cuonzo Martin expects to speak to Jarnell Stokes and learn his final decision sometime today.
6. Players departing South Carolina – statement from coach Frank Martin: ”After our team’s end of the season meetings, Damien Leonard, Eric Smith, RJ Slawson and Brian Richardson have decided to ask for their release and will not be with the team moving forward,.”
7. Tweet from Rutgers transfer Eli Carter - “Down To Maryland & Florida!!”