CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The next few days ought to be interesting for former Messalonskee basketball star, Nick Mayo. The big man has received interest from several NBA teams ahead of this weeks NBA draft.
Mayo had a workout with the Charlotte Hornets Tuesday. The former Eastern Kentucky Colonel finished as one of the most decorated players in Ohio Valley Conference history.
The three time OVC first team selection became the Colonel’s all-time leading scorer midway through his senior season.
Mayo is excited at his prospects ahead of the draft and is staying true to his identity.
“I mean I feel like my whole life I’ve had a chip on my shoulder just being from Maine and everything that’s just how approach everything with a chip on my shoulder just got to come out here and prove myself,” Mayo said.