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April 9, 2013
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Burton opts to return to Pack

Nevada Wolf Pack men’s basketball coach David Carter let out a sigh of relief Monday afternoon when he learned starting point guard Deonte Burton will return for his senior season. “Couldn’t you hear my heart beating in the microphone?” joked Carter, moments after Burton announced he was pulling his name from consideration for the NBA draft. Burton said he gave up his dream of playing in the NBA for another year after being informed by the NBA that there was a good chance he would not be selected in the two-round draft on June 27. Underclassmen have until April 28 …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Apr 9, 2013 06:18PM Published Apr 9, 2013 06:18PM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.