Local Acorn stars made a splash in the basketball world last week.
Miye Oni, a Viewpoint High grad who starred at Yale University, became the first Ivy League player selected in the NBA draft since 1995. Oni was selected 58th overall on June 20 by the Golden State Warriors in the second round before the Utah Jazz traded for him.
Oni was featured in the Acorn on June 20.
Another former local standout and Ivy Leaguer, Kareem Maddox, an Oak Park graduate who went on to play at Princeton, helped Tea...