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  1. 3-point shot: Misinformed draft decisions

    Andy Katz

    1. Anthony Bennett's decision to leave for the NBA was expected. The UNLV freshman forward will contend for a top five position in the draft. But Bennett is not the norm in this season's class of possible draft picks. A number of players are making d...

    Blog | April 02, 2013
  2. 3-point shot: NBA draft in sight

    Andy Katz

    1. Jared Sullinger, Terrence Jones and Perry Jones III all returned for their sophomore seasons to be top-five picks and compete for a national title. None was invited to the NBA draft green room Thursday night. But none of them should regret a thing...

    Blog | June 27, 2012
  3. The refreshing honestly of Baylor's Perry Jones III -- college ba...

    Andy Katz

    Perry Jones III would've been a top-five pick in next month's NBA draft. Instead, the Baylor freshman out of Duncanville, Texas, did something refreshing: He was honest with himself. "I'm not ready to be on my own," said the 6-foot-11 Jones, who ...

    Blog | Conversation | May 26, 2011
  4. Andy Katz's Daily Word: Impact of Wesley Johnson's transfer felt ...

    Andy Katz

    No transfer enters the season with as much expectation as Wesley Johnson. The former Iowa State wing is supposed to take Syracuse on his back and carry the Orange to a top-five finish in the Big East and back to the NCAA tournament. "I know t...

    Blog | Conversation | October 09, 2009
  5. Andy Katz: Brandon Jennings talks Europe, backs off Ricky Rubio j...

    Andy Katz

    NEW YORK -- Brandon Jennings said if he goes in the top five in Thursday's NBA draft, he will earn the trailblazing tag that was stuck on him when he opted to play in Europe instead of going to college as a freshman. "I'm sure more kids will go,...

    Blog | Conversation | June 24, 2009
  6. Andy Katz: John Wall sweepstakes continues

    Andy Katz

    Duke, Miami, Kentucky and Florida all believe they have a legitimate chance to land John Wall, the nation's top point guard recruit and arguably one of the top five amateur players in the country. Had Wall, a 6-foot-4 guard out of Word of God Chris...

    Blog | Conversation | May 07, 2009
  7. Love lives up to the hype as UCLA drops Wazzu

    Andy Katz

    In a top-five matchup between Pac-10 powers, all UCLA needed was Kevin Love as the big freshman powered the Bruins to the win and an early lead in league play, writes Andy Katz.

    Story | Conversation | January 12, 2008
  8. Deng begins interviewing agents

    Andy Katz

    Luol Deng needed to be sure his NBA draft stock was high enough to leave Duke after just one season. Apparently, being picked among the top five selections is high enough to stay in this year's draft.

    Story | Conversation | June 02, 2004
  9. Villanueva intended all along to enter draft

    Andy Katz

    An adviser to Charlie Villanueva, a top-five high school player who had orally committed to Illinois, told ESPN.com on Monday that Villanueva will declare for the NBA draft by May 8.

    Story | Conversation | April 21, 2003
  10. Andy Katz's Preseason Top 25: Defending champ Duke will start new...

    Andy Katz

    Now that we know who's in the draft and who's out, who gets Andy Katz's top spot in his revised top 25? The same team that ended last season No. 1. But a pair of Big Ten teams aren't far behind.

    Story | Conversation | May 11, 2010
  11. ESPN.com 2006-07 June Top 25 (1-10)

    Andy Katz

    Defending champ Florida, with all five starters back, is still the No. 1 team heading into next season. Check out our top 10. * Nos. 11-25

    Story | Conversation | June 19, 2006