University of Delaware's Elena Delle Donne was drafted 2nd overall in the WNBA draft by Chicago Monday.
Delle Donne was expected to be a top pick in the Monday night draft.
During the past season, Delle Donne helped the Blue Hens make a NCAA Sweet 16 appearance in the tournament.
"This is a very exciting time for Elena, her family, her teammates and our coaching staff," head coach Tina Martin told Bluehens.com before the draft.
The Blue Hens posted a 32-4 overall record this season.
Very gusty winds and heavy rain expected through midnight Wednesday morning as a powerful cold front moves in!
After highs Tuesday near 70 degrees, late Tuesday night into Wednesday temps tumble into the 30s and rain changes to wet snow. Little to no accumulation expected.
Freeze warnings posted Tuesday night into Wednesday AM. Protect sensitive plants!