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Virginia’s Ty Jerome declares for 2019 NBA Draft

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Junior guard announces he plans to forego final season of eligibility

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As was widely expected, Virginia Cavaliers guard Ty Jerome has declared for the 2019 NBA Draft.

Jerome will have until May 29 to return to UVA for his senior season, should he choose to do so—although this announcement video makes it sound like his mind is made up.

If Jerome’s career in Charlottesville is over, he will finish with 1,011 career points, an assist-to-turnover ratio of 2.63, and 89 career wins.

And if this appearance on SI Now is any indication, Virginia fans should be bracing themselves for another departure announcement soon: