Feb 26, 2014; Baton Rouge, LA, USA; LSU Tigers forward Johnny O'Bryant III (2) dunks against the Texas A&M Aggies during the second half of a game at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center. LSU defeated Texas A&M 68-49. Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports

Milwaukee Bucks Sign 2nd-Round Pick Johnny O’Bryant

The Milwaukee Bucks have signed second-round draft pick Johnny O’Bryant to a three-year deal.

According to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, the contract carries a team option for the third year.

O’Bryant, a bulky 6-foot-9 forward/center, averaged 15.4 points, 7.7 rebounds and 1.6 assists in 30 minutes per game as a junior at LSU last season, shooting .494/1-for-3/.634.

O’Bryant, 21, started four of Milwaukee’s five games in the Las Vegas Summer League. In five games, he averaged 8.2 points and 5.2 rebounds in 18.2 minutes per game while shooting .412/—/.684.

His shooting numbers were hampered by a 2-for-10 performance in the Summer League finale against the Golden State Warriors, but posted his only double-double of the summer session in that game with 10 points and 10 rebounds.

Prior to that, he had gone 12-for-24 from the floor in the first four games.

Bryant was the 36th overall pick. His career high at LSU in scoring was a 30-point effort at South Carolina on Valentine’s Day 2013, during his sophomore season.

Last year, his high game was 29 points in an upset of Kentucky on Jan. 28.

He yanked down 16 rebounds in a loss at Arkansas last Feb. 15 and had 25 double-doubles for the Tigers in 91 career games.

O’Bryant was better in conference play, averaging 16.1 points and 8.1 rebounds in 30.2 minutes per game.

LSU finished 20-14 last season and was eliminated by SMU in the second round of the NIT.

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