Report: LSU's Ben Simmons has been told he will go No. 1 in NBA Draft to Philadelphia 76ers _lowres

FILE - In this March 12, 2016 file photo, LSU's Ben Simmons (25) grabs a rebound against Texas A&M during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Southeastern Conference tournament in Nashville, Tenn. Simmons and Duke’s Brandon Ingram are expected to be selected with the top two picks on Thursday, June 23, continuing the league’s tendency to go with youthful potential over NCAA experience. (AP Photo/John Bazemore, file)

The anticipation over where LSU's Ben Simmons will go at Thursday's NBA Draft looks to be over.

According to, Philly has alerted Simmons' camp that he will be selected No. 1 overall at Thursday's draft.

Simmons himself hinted at being selected by the 76ers in an Instagram post on Tuesday, using "Trust the process" in the caption, the catchphrase for Philly as it tore down its team and rebuilt from the ground up.

Trust the process

A photo posted by Ben Simmons (@bensimmons) on Jun 21, 2016 at 9:58am PDT

More details to come.