LEXINGTON, Ky. (WYMT) - Kentucky's EJ Montgomery is the latest Wildcat to announce he will declare for the NBA Draft.
Montgomery can sign with an NCAA-certified agent, but he can still return to school if he cuts ties and withdraws by May 29.
EJ Montgomery has decided to test the waters and is declaring for the NBA Draft. Under new NCAA rules, EJ can sign with an NCAA-certified agent, receive feedback and still return to school. He has until May 29 to make a final decision. Good luck, EJ!— Kentucky Basketball (@KentuckyMBB) April 19, 2019
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Montgomery appeared in all 37 games for the Wildcats during his freshman campaign, including making 10 starts. He averaged 3.8 points and 4.1 rebounds per game, while charting 38 total blocks (third most on the team), 16 steals and 15 assists. pic.twitter.com/MOqszZriWq— Kentucky Basketball (@KentuckyMBB) April 19, 2019