NC State freshman J.J. Hickson spoke briefly with the media after being selected by Cleveland with the No. 19 pick in the 2008 NBA Draft. Here is a sample of what Hickson had to say.
NC State's J.J. Hickson is officially headed to the NBA, as the freshman was selected by Cleveland with the No. 19 pick in the 2008 NBA Draft. Hickson is projected to play power forward for the Cavaliers.
J.J. Hickson declared for the NBA Draft following his freshman season, and that decision appears to have been a wise move as he is likely to be selected in the first round of tonight's 2008 NBA Draft.
RALEIGH, N.C. -- J.J. Hickson held a teleconference with the media today to discuss his decision to enter the 2008 NBA Draft. Here is a sample of what Hickson had to say.
Raleigh, N.C. – NC State center J.J. Hickson has signed with an agent, and will
remain in the 2008 NBA Draft and will not be returning to NC State. The NBA Draft
will be held June 26.
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According to a published report, NC State freshman J.J. Hickson plans on staying in the NBA Draft. Hickson has until June 16th to officially withdraw from the draft.
According to NC State head coach Sidney Lowe, freshman center J.J. Hickson will put his name in the NBA Draft but will not sign with an agent.