Will Blake Griffin Go Pro?

Tuesday, April 7th 2009, 10:10 am
By: News On 6

News9.com for NewsOn6.com

NORMAN, OK -- NEWS 9 Sports has learned that OU's Blake Griffin will host a news conference Tuesday afternoon to announce if he will go pro.

The sophomore forward is expected to speak at 2:30 p.m.

Griffin was recently named the Associated Press' college basketball player of the year.

He averaged 22.7 points and led the nation with 14.4 rebounds per game while shooting a Big 12 record 65.4% from the field.

Griffin, the first Oklahoma player to win the award, led the Sooners to a 30-6 record and the regional finals of the NCAA tournament.

The Associated Press Contributed to this report.