The NBA's deadline to declare for the draft was 11:59 p.m. ET Sunday.
USC Trojans guard Elijah Stewart missed it.
According to CBS Sports' Jon Rothstein and DraftExpress' Jonathan Givony, Stewart intended on entering the draft but forgot to submit the necessary paperwork:
The list of draft-eligible players was released Tuesday. Stewart's name was notably absent, as Joey Kaufman of the Orange County Register highlighted:
Players who declare can still return to school as long as they don't hire an agent.