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West to forego senior season with Hawks

Updated: June 17, 2004, 8:40 PM ET
By Andy Katz | ESPN.com

Saint Joseph's junior guard Delonte West will stay in the draft and not return for his senior season, Hawks coach Phil Martelli told ESPN.com Thursday.

West telephoned Martelli on Thursday afternoon, a few hours before the 5 p.m. ET deadline to withdraw from the June 24 draft and told him he would forego his remaining eligibility.

It was a surprising move, considering West isn't projected as a first-round pick. Only first-round picks are guaranteed contracts in the ...

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