Jared Sullinger Will Declare For 2012 NBA Draft, According To Report

Mar 31, 2012; New Orleans, LA, USA; Ohio State Buckeyes head coach Thad Matta talks to Jared Sullinger (0) against the Kansas Jayhawks during the first half in the semifinals of the 2012 NCAA men's basketball Final Four at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Mandatory Credit: Richard Mackson-US PRESSWIRE

Ohio State has announced that Jared Sullinger will hold a press conference on Wednesday afternoon where it's expected that he will make an announcement on a decision to enter the NBA Draft.

Ohio State has announced that they will hold a press conference with Jared Sullinger at 2:15 on Wednesday afternoon. Sullinger and All-American who was perceived as a top five pick in last year's NBA Draft, returned for his sophomore season for another shot at a national title. That run came to an end on Saturday night with the Final Four loss to Kansas, and now we will find out this afternoon if a third year is in the future:

Via Dan Wallenberg of Ohio State's Athletics Department:

Jeff Goodman of CBS is reporting that the press conference will be to announce that Sullinger is indeed declaring for the 2012 draft:

For more news, analysis, and discussion on the the Buckeyes and Sullinger, visit Along the Olentangy. For all your NBA Draft news, be sure to follow our StoryStream at SB Nation's NBA news hub.

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