Shumpert says he’s remaining in NBA draft
Georgia Tech’s Iman Shumpert says he is remaining in the NBA
Shumpert, who earlier announced plans to explore his options for
the draft, said Tuesday he is bypassing his senior season and will
hire an agent as he pursues his professional career.
The 6-foot-5 Shumpert became only the fourth player in Atlantic
Coast Conference history to lead his team in scoring, rebounds,
assists and steals. He averaged 17.3 points, 5.9 rebounds, 3.5
assists and 2.7 steals.
Shumpert got the fourth triple-double in school history with 22
points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists against Virginia Tech on Jan.
He indicated last month he would enter the draft if he was
confident he would be picked in the first round or early in the