Maryland senior forward Jake Layman has signed with Chicago-based agent Mark Bartekstein, the player’s father said Friday.
Tim Layman said he and his wife, Claire, had started the process last year when their son had considered leaving College Park after his junior season.
“Claire and I started a year and a half ago this process because we didn’t want to have to do it during the [senior] season,” the elder Layman said. “We didn’t sign anything or make any commitments but we kind of got our ducks in a row with who we were going to go with once Jake got through with the season.”
Tim Layman said Bartelstein was recommended by a number of “people affiliated with the NBA,”...