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June 26, 2014 at 7:33 PM

C.J. Wilcox taken in first round of NBA draft

Washington’s C.J. Wilcox was taken in the first round – 28th overall – in Thursday’s NBA draft. C.J. Wilcox, the unassuming sharp shooter who set three-point and scoring records at Washington, was taken with the 28th pick by the Los Angeles Clippers in Thursday’s NBA draft. Wilcox, a 6-5, 195-pound shooting guard, averaged 18.3 points, 3.7…


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June 10, 2014 at 6:19 AM

Taking a look at NBA draft prospects C.J. Wilcox, Zach Lavine and Spencer Dinwiddie

A few of the intriguing story lines in the June 26 NBA draft are the varying opinions and projections about C.J. Wilcox, Zach LaVine and Spencer Dinwiddie. A few draft observers believe the former Pac-12 stars could significantly impact the decisions of draft prospects in the future. For example, consider the curious case of Wilcox. The former…


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April 16, 2014 at 10:52 AM

Kyle Anderson, Zach LaVine enter NBA draft

Kyle Anderson, left, and Zach LaVine are leaving UCLA and entering the NBA draft. Kyle Anderson and Zach LaVine made it official, they’re leaving UCLA and entering the NBA draft. Considering Jordan Adams and Norman Powell weren’t included in Wednesday’s news, it appears as if they’re returning next season for the Bruins. In a statement released…


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April 15, 2014 at 1:52 PM

Aaron Gordon, Nick Johnson enter NBA draft

Arizona will lose freshman forward Aaron Gordon and junior guard Nick Johnson to the NBA. (Photo credit: USA Today Sports) During a joint press conference Tuesday afternoon, Aaron Gordon and Nick Johnson announced they’re leaving Arizona and entering the NBA draft. Gordon, a 6-9 freshman forward, is considered a lottery pick while Johnson, a 6-3…


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April 14, 2014 at 10:54 AM

Nigel Williams-Goss returning to Washington

Washington’s Nigel Williams-Goss shoots against Oregon State during the second half Saturday. Williams-Goss scored a career-high 32 points as Washington won 87-81. (Photo credit: AP – Elaine Thompson) Washington freshman Nigel Williams-Goss told the Huskies he’s returning for his sophomore season, according to a school spokesperson. The 6-3 guard considered turning pro and entering the 2014…


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April 10, 2014 at 5:02 PM

Poll question: Should Nigel Williams-Goss enter NBA draft?

Washington freshman Nigel Williams-Goss is contemplating a big decision – whether to enter the NBA draft or stay in school. (Photo credit: Joshua Bessex – UW Daily) Washington freshman Nigel Williams-Goss is considering making a one-and-done jump to the NBA. Let’s examine his situation. FIVE REASONS TO ENTER NBA DRAFT 1. The statistics say Williams-Goss is among…


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April 9, 2014 at 4:12 PM

Nigel Williams-Goss considering NBA draft

Nigel Williams-Goss averaged 13.4 points, 4.4 assists and 4.4 rebounds during his freshman season at Washington. (Elsa/Getty Images) Perhaps sooner than anyone expected, Nigel Williams-Goss is considering leaving Washington to enter the NBA draft. “We just believe that it’s best to explore his options,” said Williams-Goss’ father Virgil. “This wasn’t something we were looking at. It…


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June 28, 2013 at 11:21 AM

Did C.J. Wilcox make the right decision?

After reviewing Thursday’s NBA draft, it’s uncertain if C.J. Wilcox was smart to return to Washington for his senior year. At best the Husky sharp-shooter was considered a late first-round choice while a more conservative pre-draft NBA review projected he’d be an early to middle second-round pick. By most accounts Wilcox would have been taken among the…


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