WATCH: Grant Williams leaves the Vols for NBA Draft

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT)--


Grant Williams announced he will forego his senior year with the Vols in favor of the NBA Draft. (WVLT)

Grant Williams announced Friday that he will end his career with the Vols and is choosing to remain in the NBA Draft.

"Well my decision is I'm gonna stay in the NBA Draft," said Williams in a video posted on Twitter. "I feel confident in myself and my game and what I'm hearing from the teams.

Williams isn't heading out without giving a shoutout to Vol Nation first, though. "To Vol fans, honestly, I just want to thank you," he said. "There's not much more I can say, you've been there for me you've been amazing to me, and it's been a great three years."

Tennessee's Grant Williams at the NBA is at combine in Chicago and as you might expect impressing the coaches and scouts including running the three quarter court sprint. The two time SEC player of the year is set to announce his decision Saturday.

Jordan bone says he'll announce on the 29th although coach Rick Barnes says he doesn't expect him back.That's what the coach told our media partners at WNML. Bone, by the way, the vertical jump leader at the combine at 42 and a half inches.