COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Maryland guard Eric Ayala announced Wednesday that he will withdraw his name from the NBA draft and return for his senior season.
Ayala, the Terrapins’ top scorer in 2020-21, said he took his time throughout the process and appreciates the feedback he received.
Ayala averaged 15.1 points a game last season. He has made 81 starts for Maryland.
Coach Mark Turgeon said he’s proud of Ayala for obtaining the feedback needed to make an informed decision.