When the majority of underclassmen turn pro, they’re gone for good. A lot of them vow to return to school and finish one day. Some actually do. Most don’t. When the green paper starts to stack up, what’s the sense in coming back to get a single piece of white paper with a school’s name on it, they think. Jodie Meeks isn’t one of those people. Despite a year in the NBA and a promising professional future, Meeks made a promise to return to school to complete his degree.