Patterson to enter NBA Draft, not hire an agent

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky forward Patrick Patterson will
test the NBA waters but will not hire an agent.
The 6-foot-9 sophomore said Wednesday he wants to get a feel for
his draft status before making a decision. By not signing with an
agent, Patterson could return to Kentucky. The draft is June 25.
Patterson averaged 17.9 points and 9.3 rebounds and was named to
the All-SEC X team. New Kentucky coach John Calipari said he
believes Patterson would benefit from another year in school but
encouraged him to go through the process.

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