LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- Is Russ Smith staying or going to the NBA? Smith averaged nearly nineteen points per game this season.
A news conference is set for Wednesday at 1 p.m. at UofL.
WHAS11's Kent spencer caught up with Smith at the Louisville baseball game Tuesday amid some reports that he planned to return. Spencer asked Russ if he was coming back and if he knew what he was going to do. Russ simply said, "I don't know yet."
It was news that rippled throughout the city. Not long after that Russ showed up at the UofL baseball game.
The video above shows Russ at Jim Patterson stadium on Tuesday night and he was met with a "1 more year chant" from the fans.
Rick Pitino spoke with Jeff Goodman of CBSsports.com on Tuesday night and said Russ will make up his mind Wednesday after they talk.
UofL says Russ Smith will join that news conference set for Wednesday at 1p.m. if he has made a decision by then.