They're back! Big Ten stars put off 2017 NBA Draft, return to school
Wednesday is the deadline for players who declared for the 2017 NBA Draft, without hiring an agent, to withdraw their names and return to school.
While several former Big Ten stars are off to the draft early, including Indiana’s O.G. Anunoby and Maryland’s Melo Trimble, to name a couple, there are plenty who will return to school for at least one more year.
Here’s a chronological look at the returnees (this list will be updated):
Purdue’s Isaac Haas
Indiana’s Robert Johnson
Rutgers’ Corey Sanders
Ohio State’s Kam Williams
Michigan’s Moe Wagner
Maryland’s Justin Jackson
Purdue’s Vincent Edwards
Early departures: O.G. Anunoby, Indiana; James Blackmon Jr., Indiana; Thomas Bryant, Indiana; Melo Trimble, Maryland; D.J. Wilson, Michigan; Trevor Thompson, Ohio State; Caleb Swanigan, Purdue