Jun 28, 2005 (Morning Edition) — USA Today sports columnist Ian O'Connor followed high school hoops prodigy Sebastian Telfair to write a book called The Jump. The title is a nod to a trend that has seen many high school stars bypass college for a pro career. O'Connor tells Steve Inskeep how the NBA's new minimum age requirement -- 19 -- could affect players like Telfair.
Missing some content? Check the source: NPR
Copyright(c) 2013, NPR