Cheek to work out for Sixers

Dominic Cheek was Villanova's second leading scorer last season at 12.5 points a game. (Ron Cortes/Staff file photo)

The Sixers will be looking at 6-6 swingmen and off-the-radar big men when they hold a pre-draft workout today at Saint Joe’s Hagan Arena.

There will be one familiar name: Villanova junior shooting guard Dominic Cheek. He will be joined by other 6-6’s Alex Young (IUPUI) and Kim English (Missouri).

The bigs are Renardo Sidney (6-10, 300), a junior who’s had a checkered past at Mississippi State; and Lithuanian Mindaugas Kupsas (7-0, 257), a 20-year-old who shows potential around the basket.

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