As a 350-pound middle-schooler, Caleb Swanigan wasn't supposed to get here.
But, tonight, the former Indiana Mr. Basketball will hear his name called and see his NBA dream realized. He talked about his path from an obese eighth-grader to All-American pro prospect one final time before tonight's Draft:
Caleb Swanigan came back to school this year and dominated the competition. The experience prepared him for Thursday night's draft. pic.twitter.com/jRSXoL1JzC— ESPNU (@ESPNU) June 21, 2017
Swanigan appears in most Mock Drafts in the early second round, but he seems to have climbed thanks to impressive workouts with twenty different NBA teams.