Former Syracuse basketball player Tyus Battle has signed an agreement with Roc Nation, a division of entertainer and entrepreneur Jay-Z’s Roc Nation company.
Battle, a 6-foot-6 guard, previously announced that he would enter this year’s NBA draft. Battle led Syracuse in scoring each of the last two seasons.
Battle made the announcement on Tuesday on his Twitter page…
Blessed to continue my journey and announce that I’ve signed with @rocnationsports in preparation for the NBA Draft ✍🏾 Thank you to everyone who has supported me along the way – Orange Nation 🍊and my entire support system. Locked in! #RocFam pic.twitter.com/34LpB8GJLK
— tyus battle (@tyusbattle1) April 16, 2019
Battle is currently listed as the No. 55 pick in a mock draft by The Athletic and undrafted in the NBADraft.net mock draft.