Quick links:
 Latest Team Rankings
 Free Rivals Alerts
 Member Services
ShopMobileRadio RSSRivals.com Yahoo! Sports

April 24, 2006

Texas' Tucker to submit name for NBA draft

AUSTIN - Texas junior P.J. Tucker, the Big 12 player of the year, is expected to submit his name for the NBA draft but won't hire an agent so he can keep his college eligibility.

Tucker has scheduled a Monday afternoon news conference to make the announcement.

The burly 6-foot-5 Tucker led the Longhorns in scoring and rebounding, averaging 16.1 and 9.5 rebounds. Texas won a school-record 30 games and reached the Atlanta Regional final of the NCAA tournament before losing to LSU.

He has until June 18 to pull out of the draft, which will be held June 28.

Texas sophomore forward LaMarcus Aldridge has already declared he will leave school for the NBA.

For more coverage of the Texas Longhorns, check out OrangeBloods.com.


Duke NEWS

[More]

Latest Headlines:


 

Rivals.com is your source for: College Football | Football Recruiting | College Basketball | Basketball Recruiting | College Baseball | High School | College Merchandise
Site-specific editorial/photos DevilsIllustrated.com. All rights reserved. This website is an officially and independently operated source of news and information not affiliated with any school or team.
About | Advertise with Us | Contact | Privacy Policy | About our Ads | Terms of Service | Copyright/IP policy | Yahoo! Sports - NBC Sports Network

Statistical information 2014 STATS LLC All Rights Reserved.