When the McDonald’s All-American game tips off tonight, at least half the players will enter college next season with the intent on staying the one required year before heading to the NBA.
(Whether they’re ready is another story.)
You win many, many games with those types of players and even reach the Final Four. Kentucky has two – Brandon Knight and Terrence Jones – who may just do that. But two of the other teams, Butler and VCU, feature guys who entered college without ever considering that notion. (Though Butler did have Gordon Hayward jump after his sophomore season, FWIW.)
My question? Which would you prefer on your team? One-and-done players or less talented guys who’ll stay four years?
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