Freshman forward Greene to enter NBA draft

Updated: April 9, 2008, 3:31 PM ET
Associated Press

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Syracuse freshman forward Donte Greene has declared himself eligible for the NBA draft.

Greene says he made the decision after discussing his future with his family and coach Jim Boeheim.

He led the Orange in scoring at 17.7 points per game, fourth-best in the Big East. He also averaged 7.2 rebounds and led the team in blocks to earn All-Big East rookie team honors.

Boeheim was not available for comment.


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