NC State's Warren declares for NBA Draft


GREENSBORO, NC - MARCH 15: T.J. Warren #24 of the North Carolina State Wolfpack drives to the basket against Jabari Parker #1 of the Duke Blue Devils during the semifinals of the 2014 Men's ACC Basketball Tournament at Greensboro Coliseum on March 15, 2014 in Greensboro, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

RALEIGH - North Carolina State basketball player T.J. Warren has announced he will enter the 2014 NBA draft.

Warren was named the 2014 ACC Player of the Year, and led the conference in scoring with 24.9 points per game. He also lead the ACC in field goal percentage this season, becoming the third player in conference history to lead both categories in the same season.

He set school records for most points in a single season (871) and games with 20-plus points in a season (31).

In a release by the NC State basketball program, Warren said playing in the NBA has been a lifelong dream, and NC State has prepared him to achieve that dream.

The NBA Draft will be held June 26 in New York. To read the full release from NC State’s basketball program, click here.