Memphis' Evans to test NBA stock
Freshman guard Tyreke Evans declared for the NBA draft
He said he'll talk to his family before deciding if he'll return or not
He led the Tigers in scoring (17.1 ppg) and with steals (7.7)
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- Memphis freshman guard Tyreke Evans has declared himself eligible for the NBA draft.
Evans says playing in the NBA has been a dream for him for a long time. He says he's putting his name out there and will talk to his family before deciding whether to stay in the draft or return for another season at Memphis.
The 6-foot-6 Associated Press All-America honorable mention led the Tigers in scoring with 17.1 points per game and steals with 77. He averaged 5.4 rebounds and 3.9 assists while shooting 45.5 percent from the field and 71.1 percent from the free-throw line.
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