Valley Twins Head for NBA Draft

April 1, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
Both call the decision difficult but Brook and Robin Lopez say they think they are ready to play in the N.B.A.The San Joaquin Memorial High products are leaving Stanford after 2 seasons, declaring for the N.B.A. Draft.

The 7 foot twins shone this season at Stanford, leading the Cardinal to the sweet 16 of the N.C.A.A. tournament.

The two had PAC-10 coaches saying "oh brother" over the last 2 years, Brook averaged 19 points a game and blocked 56 shots; Robin averaged 10 points a game and finished with 83 blocked shots.

The two said they will soon hire agents. Once that's done they lose their college eligibility.