NBA Draft 2011: Ashton Gibbs, Isaiah Thomas and the 10 Dumbest Early Entrants

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NBA Draft 2011: Ashton Gibbs, Isaiah Thomas and the 10 Dumbest Early Entrants
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The NBA Draft offers collegiate athletes potential money, glory and the professional basketball lifestyle.

What many underclassmen don't realize though is that they won't be drafted.

Some of this year's early entrants, just like every year, are making the wrong decision in declaring for the NBA Draft. While it is tough to fault those projected for the lottery or first round, it honestly makes no sense for others to forfeit up to three years of playing college basketball for years of journeying in the pros.

Going undrafted is the likely outcome for many of these players, while even a second-round selection does not guarantee a contract. I'm probably not going to change any of their minds, but these 10 players should reconsider their decisions.

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