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Duke Freshman Cam Reddish Announces NBA Draft Decision

Cam Reddish of the Duke Blue Devils reacts to his three-point shot.

PITTSBURGH, PA - JANUARY 22: Cam Reddish #2 of the Duke Blue Devils reacts after hitting a three pointer against the Pittsburgh Panthers at Petersen Events Center on January 22, 2019 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Another one of Duke's prized freshmen has declared for the NBA Draft. Guard/forward Cam Reddish announced his decision moments ago on Instagram.

Reddish joins classmate R.J. Barrett as a one-and-done entry into the draft. Zion Williamson will accompany them as well, though he has yet to officially announce his decision.

Tre Jones, the fourth freshman who played a key role for Duke this season, announced over the weekend that he will be returning for his sophomore season.

"This season was epic, and I am so thankful to have had Duke as a part of the foundation that prepared me to play at the next level," Reddish wrote on Instagram. "Never forget – I am a Blue Devil for life. Proud to announce that I will be entering the 2019 NBA Draft."

Reddish never quite settled into his role as the third wheel to Williamson and Barrett this season. Reputed to be an accurate outside shooter, he connected on only 35 percent of his field goal attempts and 33 percent of his three-point tries. Reddish struggled to find consistency all season, and often times was too careless with the ball, turning it over 2.7 times per game. However, he did show flashes of his potential, and was Duke's third-leading scorer with a 13.5 ppg average. Additionally, Reddish displayed a knack for hitting the occasional clutch three-pointer. He hit huge treys in a 23-point comeback win over Louisville and drilled a major late three-pointer in Duke's second round NCAA Tournament win over UCF. His biggest moment came in a win over Florida State in January, when he drilled a game-winning three-pointer at the buzzer.

Reddish is expected to be taken in the lottery in this year's NBA Draft.