Ogden, UT (Sports Network) - Weber State junior guard Damian Lillard will
enter his name in the 2012 NBA Draft.
Lillard finished second in the country in scoring this past season with an
average of 24.5 points per game, the best single-season average in Weber State
history. His 784 points is the most in Weber State single-season history and
ranks as the third most in Big Sky Conference single-season history.
He helped the Wildcats to a 25-7 overall record and a 14-2 record in Big Sky
"I want to thank everyone that has helped me get to this point," Lillard said.
"I have loved my time at Weber State and am looking forward to playing at the
Lillard appeared in 103 career games with the Wildcats. He leaves as Weber
State's career leader in three-pointers (246), free throws made (520) and free
throw percentage (86.7 percent).
"I am extremely proud of Damian and couldn't be happier for him," said WSU
head coach Randy Rahe. "He is a terrific player but he's even a better person
and has represented us so well. No one I have been associated with has worked
harder than he has and I couldn't be prouder for him."
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