Texas guard Isaiah Taylor drives around West Virginia's Tarik Phillip at the Erwin Center on February 16, 2016 in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Chris Covatta/Getty Images)

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WATCH: Texas point guard Isaiah Taylor talks about his decision to enter the NBA draft

Posted May 3rd, 2016

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Last month, Texas point guard Isaiah Taylor made the decision to hire an agent and stay in the NBA draft pool.

After two weeks of gathering information, the 6-foot-3 guard announced on April 24 he would hire an agent and go headlong into the NBA draft.

After three seasons, Taylor leaves UT with a career 13.6 scoring average and 4.5 assists per game. Last season, Taylor put up career highs in scoring (15.0), assists (5.0) and shooting (.420). His ability to develop a consistent long-range shot will be key. Taylor made 35 of 119 3-point shots (29.4 percent) during his UT career.

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On ESPN.com Tuesday, he discussed his decision process, what Shaka Smart said to him before the decision and how his teammates reacted to the news. Watch the video below: (to view on a mobile device, click here)

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