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Justin Anderson Refutes Report That He's Headed To The NBA

Justin Anderson

Justin Anderson

Update: Despite his earlier protestations, Anderson has now confirmed that he will enter the NBA Draft. This is a big blow to Virginia, which would have likely been a Top 5 team preseason if he had chosen to return.

">April 13, 2015

Earlier: Monday morning, it was reported by Yahoo! Sports' Adrian Wojnarowskithat Virginia junior forward Justin Anderson would be forgoing his final year of collegiate eligibility to enter the 2015 NBA Draft. But according to the player himself, no such decision has been made. Anderson, after seeing the reports, took to Twitter to make it clear that he hasn't decided anything regarding his future.

Anderson is considered a late first-round or early second-round prospect by most scouts. 

With Anderson, Virginia is a national title contender in 2015-2016. We'll keep you updated on his status.