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DeAndre Liggins staying in draft

Updated: May 9, 2011, 9:02 AM ET
Associated Press

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Kentucky guard DeAndre Liggins will remain in the NBA draft.

Liggins announced Sunday he will turn pro rather than return for his senior season after talking to NBA scouts during a weekend camp hosted by the New Jersey Nets.

The 6-foot-6 Liggins said it "was in the best interests of me and my family to stay in the draft."

Liggins' length and aggressiveness helped him become one of the top defenders in the country during his three years at Kentucky. He ...

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