Zion Williamson declares for NBA Draft

Zion Williamson entering NBA draft after 1 year at Duke

Williamson was the AP Player of the Year, Naismith Award victor and Wooden Award victor among his many accolades this season. On Monday afternoon, Zion Williamson making his decision official via an Instagram post.

Williamson thanked a number of people in the video, including coach Mike Krzyzewski, his mother and Duke fans for their support. He averaged 22.6 points and 8.9 rebounds per game, while shooting 68 percent from the floor (second in the country). He led the Duke Blue Devils to an appearance in the Elite Eight at the NCAA Tournament and although they didn't win it all, Zion proved himself as the best of his peers.

His teammates, RJ Barrett and Cam Reddish, both declared for the NBA Draft earlier this month.

Williamson became a viral sensation for his dunking displays in high school, then delivered in his lone collegiate season at Duke.

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The world finds out where Williamson will very likely start his National Basketball Association career on May 14 for the NBA's Draft Lottery.

With Williamson officially heading to the pros, the conversation now turns to who will get the No. 1 overall pick.

While the records and accomplishments Williamson set this year may go unmatched for quite awhile in Durham, one question still remains.

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