Moe Harkless will depart St. John’s and head into the 2012 NBA Draft

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After winning Big East Rookie of the year, Moe Harkless has decided to call it quits from the college game and move on up to the pros. Coach Lavin and Harkless held a press conference at Madison Square Garden today to announce that Harkless will be heading to the NBA Draft. While many thought Harkless should have stayed another year to improve his draft stock, Harkless stated he wanted to pursue his dream as it was available right now. Moe had a great season for the Johnny’s, he averaged 15 points and 9 rebounds a game. Harkless is projected to go mid to late in the 1st round.