Nigel Hayes, Bronson Koenig photo

Nigel Hayes is headed to the NBA draft combine for the second consecutive year.

The former University of Wisconsin men’s basketball standout was one of 67 players invited to the event, which will be held next week in Chicago.

Former UW point guard Bronson Koenig was not invited to the combine.

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Hayes, who finished his career in UW’s all-time top 10 in points, rebounds and assists, was one of nine players from Big Ten programs invited to the event.

The others are OG Anunoby and Thomas Bryant of Indiana; Justin Jackson and Melo Trimble of Maryland; Peter Jok of Iowa; Caleb Swanigan of Purdue; Moritz Wagner and D.J. Wilson of Michigan.


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