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Maryland's Kevin Huerter decides to stay in NBA draft, leave Terps after sophomore year

Maryland's Kevin Huerter decides to stay in NBA draft, leave Terps after sophomore year

Maryland men’s basketball guard Kevin Huerter, who jumped from being a fringe NBA draft pick to a potential first-round selection after his impressive performance at the NBA draft combine in Chicago, will bypass his last two years in College Park to sign with an agent.

He announced his decision Wednesday afternoon on Instagram, calling his two years with the Terps “a dream come true” and saying he waited until the draft’s deadline day because he “truly didn’t know what I was going to do.”

The 6-foot-7 Huerter showed improvement in several areas last season, increasing his scoring to 14.8 points a game, second on...

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