The station did so via its Web site.
But Penn State sources say the report is not accurate. Battle is scheduled to work out for the Portland Trailblazers Friday. He is expected to make a final decision on the draft sometime after the workout.
He must make his intentions clear before the May 8 deadline for pulling out of the draft.
The All-Big Ten guard declared for the draft in early April but did not hire an agent, keeping open his option to return to PSU for his senior season.