NBA Draft 2018: Who's staying in and who's going back to college after testing the waters

Nothing like waiting until the last day before a deadline to create a little drama. On the final day the NCAA allowed for college underclassmen testing the waters of the NBA Draft to decide to return to school there were a few notable decisions made.

The biggest surprise Wednesday may have been when Kentucky's Wenyen Gabriel decided to end his college career and remain in the NBA Draft. The news wasn't all bad for the Wildcats as his teammate, PJ Washington, announced he would return to UK.

The college career of South Carolina's Brian Bowen, the former Louisville signee who was a central figure in the FBI recruiting investigation that cost Cardinal coach Rick Pitino his job, is over before it started after he announced he would stay in the NBA Draft. Bowen had little choice after the NCAA told USC he would not be eligible to play next season.

Omari Spellman became the fourth Villanova underclassmen to leave the reigning national champions early for the NBA.

Kansas received good news when 7-footer Udoka Azubuike announced he was withdrawing from the NBA Draft and returning to school.

Here's a complete look at the early college entries for the 2018 NBA Draft with an updated status on each as to whether they have -- or haven't -- signed with agents.

2018 NBA Draft Early Entry Tracker

And here's a look at the foreign players to enter:

Player

Team/Country

Year of birth

Berke Atar

Turkey

1999

Romaric Belemene

Spain

1997

Laurynas Beliauskas

Lithuania

1997

Rihards Berzins

Latvia

1997

Laurynas Birutis

Lithuania

1997

Goga Bitadze

Serbia

1999

Isaac Bonga

Germany

1999

Etienne Ca

France

1997

Sigfredo Casero-Ortiz

France

1997

Emanuel Cate

Spain

1997

Vasileios Charalampopoulos

Greece

1997

Luka Doncic

Spain

1999

Yago Dos Santos

Brazil

1999

Berkan Durmaz

Turkey

1997

Aleksander Dziewa

Poland

1997

Martynas Echodas

Lithuania

1997

Ibrahima Faye

France

1997

Gabriel Galvanini

Brazil

1998

Stephane Gombauld

France

1997

Melvyn Govindy

France

1997

Yoan Granvorka

Switzerland

1997

Tryggvi Hlinason

Spain

1997

Karim Jallow

Germany

1997

Matas Jogela

Lithuania

1998

Georgios Kalaitzakis

Greece

1999

Michal Kolenda

Poland

1997

Antonios Koniaris

Greece

1997

Leon Kratzer

Germany

1997

Arnoldas Kulboka

Italy

1998

Rodions Kurucs

Spain

1998

Xabier Lopez-Arostegui

Spain

1997

Matur Maker

Canada

1998

Vanja Marinkovic

Serbia

1997

William McDowell-White

Germany

1998

Blaz Mesicek

Italy

1997

Adam Mokoka

France

1998

Shekinah Munanga

France

1997

Dzanan Musa

Croatia

1999

Muhaymin Mustafa

Turkey

1999

Williams Narace

France

1997

Amine Noua

France

1997

Elie Okobo

France

1997

Viny Okouo

Spain

1997

Louis Olinde

Germany

1998

Erxhan Osmani

Turkey

1998

Jean-Marc Pansa

France

1997

Darel Poirier

France

1997

Marcel Ponitka

Poland

1997

Issuf Sanon

Slovenia

1999

Tadas Sedekerskis

Lithuania

1998

Leonardo Tote

Italy

1997

Michael Uchendu

Brazil

1998

Martynas Varnas

Lithuania

1997

Filip Zagrajski

Croatia

1997

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