2021 College Draft Presented By Champion Scheduled for April 26th
By PLL | Apr 20, 2021
LOS ANGELES, CA. (April 20, 2021) - The Premier Lacrosse League (PLL) powered by Ticketmaster announced today that the 2021 College Draft presented by Champion will take place on April 26th beginning at 10:30PM ET and will air on NBC Sports.
NBC studio host Paul Burmeister will be joined by analyst Ryan Boyle on the broadcast. Coaches will call in via video call for breakdowns of their selections.
“The 2021 College Draft class may be the most anticipated of all-time,” said PLL Head of Player Experience Brian Silcott. “Many of these players have had five-year collegiate careers and are ready to make the leap to the next level.”
Atlas LC owns six picks, including the first overall pick. Chaos LC also owns six picks, including three in the top-15.
The draft will consist of four rounds. In total, 32 collegiate athletes will hear their names called on Monday night.
For more information about the 2021 College Draft, visit https://premierlacrosseleague.com/draft-central.
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