Sources: Elfrid Payton to enter the NBA Draft

Sources: Elfrid Payton to enter the NBA Draft
April 15, 2014, 9:00 pm
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Point guard Elfrid Payton will forgo his senior season at Louisiana Lafayette and enter the 2014 NBA Draft, a league source informed CSNNW.com.

According to another source educated on the situation says the 6-4 guard has agreed to make Ty Sullivan of Creative Artist Agency his agent.

Payton, 20, was the winner of the Lefty Driesell Award for the nation's top college player and he took home the Sun Belt Conference Defensive Player of the Year award.

He is projected to be a late first round pick according to DraftExpress.com. Last season he averaged 19.3 points, 6.3 rebounds, 5.8 assists and 2.3 steals.

This year's draft will take place on June 26.