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Notre Dame's V.J. Beachem Announces He's Returning To The Fighting Irish

Notre Dame's V.J. Beachem has decided to pass on the NBA. 

The Fighting Irish's junior forward announced this evening that he appreciates the opportunity to go through the NBA Draft process, but he's decided to return for his senior season.

He announced the decision on Twitter. 

">@ndmbb #IMBACK

— V.J. Beachem (@VjBeachem)

Thankful for the opportunity to experience the NBA Draft process and invites to workout for teams but now I'm ready to lead @ndmbb#IMBACK

— V.J. Beachem (@VjBeachem) May 2, 2016

">May 2, 2016

Beachem averaged 12 points and 3.9 rebounds a game during the 2015-16 season.