McKinley Wright IV Invited To NBA Draft Combine
BOULDER - Former University of Colorado standout McKinley Wright IV is one of 69 players expected to attend the Microsoft Surface NBA Draft Combine 2021, which will be held June 21-27 at Wintrust Arena and the Marriott Marquis in Chicago.
The Microsoft Surface NBA Draft Combine 2021 is an important step in the draft process for NBA prospects, leading up to NBA Draft 2021 presented by State Farm on July 29. Players will conduct interviews with NBA teams and participate in five-on-five games, shooting and strength and agility drills June 22-25. ESPN2 (June 24) and ESPNU (June 25) will provide coverage of the five-on-five games from 1-5 p.m. MT each day.
A three-time All-Pac-12 Conference first team selection, Wright is Colorado's all-time leader in assists (683) and the first player in Pac-12 history with 1,800 points, 600 assists and 600 rebounds. Wright averaged 15.2 points and 5.7 assists as a senior in 2020-21, earning USBWA and NABC All-District honors.
Wright led the Pac-12 assists and ranked third in assist-to-turnover ratio (2.7), sixth in free throw percentage (.844) and 13th in scoring as a senior. His 182 total assists in 2020-21 ranked fourth in the nation and are the second-most in a single season at Colorado.