Nik Stauskas To Announce Decision Tuesday

Nik Stauskas

Amid speculation and rumors, Michigan sophomore shooting guard Nik Stauskas, the 2014 Big Ten Player of the Year, will officially announce his plans to either return to school or enter the NBA draft at a press conference Tuesday.

The stage is now set and a time in place for Michigan sophomore shooting guard Nik Stauskas to officially announce his future plans.

Taking to twitter Monday evening, Stauskas released the following information:

A release sent out by the University of Michigan shortly after indicates there will be a press conference Tuesday afternoon at 3:30 p.m. at Crisler Center.

The release does not indicate whether or not teammates Glenn Robinson III or Mitch McGary plan to join Stauskas in a joint announcement ceremony.

Stauskas, the 2014 Big Ten Player of the Year, averaged 17.5 points per game to lead the Wolverines. In his two seasons in Ann Arbor Stauskas has knocked down 172-of-390 attempts from three-point range, good for 46-percent.

Late last week ESPN’s Jeff Goodman, citing a source close to the situation, reported Stauskas had come to the decision to enter the 2014 NBA draft, forgoing his final two years of eligibility with the Wolverines.

Following the report, including another claiming Stauskas had even selected an agent, Stauskas tweeted the following message:

The most recent 2014 mock NBA draft on DraftExpress.com has Stauskas going No. 14 overall to the Phoenix Suns.

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