NEW ROCHELLE, NY - Iona College men's basketball graduate Scott Machado will appear on tonight's Eyewitness News Sports Spotlight segment on WABC-TV Channel 7 in the New York metropolitan area. Machado sat down with WABC Sports anchor Rob Powers earlier this week.
The segment will air at approximately 11:45 pm tonight. Machado and Powers spoke about several topics including Machado's upcoming NBA Draft hopes and the excitement of a future professional career.
Machado appeared at NBA Draft combines for numerous teams including both local squads the New York Knicks and New Jersey Nets. The NBA Draft is slated for Thursday, Jun. 28 in East Rutherford, NJ. Machado has appeared on several mock draft boards around the nation and has been seen as a potential mid-to-late first round or early-to-mid second round selection. Should he be selected, he will become the 11th Iona men's basketball player to be selected and first since Sean Green in 1992.