NCAA Men's Basketball

Gators' Johnson awaits medical clearance

(AP Photo/Alan Youngblood)

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) Florida's Keyontae Johnson is "patiently waiting" on medical clearance while hoping to play next season.

Johnson, a junior forward who collapsed on the court in December and spent 10 days in hospitals, added Wednesday that he has decided not to enter the NBA draft.

"I am progressing & steadily making progress daily in my health," Johnson said in a post he shared via social media. "I am patiently waiting on medical clearance. ... I plan to keep working to prepare for the upcoming season. My story continues to be written & driven by God."


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