LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Nebraska freshman Bryce McGowens announced Monday he is declaring for the NBA draft and will sign with an agent.
The Associated Press Big Ten newcomer of the year averaged a team-high 16.8 points and 5.2 rebounds per game as the highest-ranked recruit in program history.
McGowens had 11 games with at least 20 points, including a season-high 29 against both Sam Houston State and Rutgers. He played his best down the stretch, averaging 19.8 points over 12 games.