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Kentucky's Marcus Lee Makes Surprising Announcement Regarding Future

Kentucky forward Marcus Lee made a surprising announcement regarding his future Wednesday afternoon. 

According to ESPN's Jeff Goodman, the junior plans to withdraw from the 2016 NBA Draft and transfer from Kentucky. Though, he won't be able to graduate in time in order to play right away next season. 

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">May 25, 2016

Both Lee and UK head coach John Calipari released statements following the announcement, and WDRB's Eric Crawford shared them to Twitter. 

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">May 25, 2016


Lee averaged 6.4 points and 6 rebounds a game for the Wildcats last season.