OU's Hield selected to LeBron James Skills Academy

The Associated PressJuly 8, 2014 

— University of Oklahoma junior Buddy Hield has been invited to the LeBron James Skills Academy in Las Vegas.

Hield is one of 30 college and 80 high school players invited to the academy where they will take part in competitive skills workouts and 5-on-5 games in front of NBA scouts and coaches.

The academy is Wednesday through Saturday.

Hield in June took part in the Kevin Durant Skills Academy for wing players.

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