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Mitch McGary Fails Drug Test, Enters NBA Draft

Posted April 25th, 2014 @ 9:09am

Mitch McGary failed an NCAA drug test and will enter the NBA Draft. Dan Wetzel of Yahoo! Sports broke the news on Friday morning. McGary would have faced a one-year suspension if he wanted to stay at Michigan.

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The Michigan center burst onto the national scene in the 2013 NCAA Tournament, leading the Wolverines' run to the National Championship Game.

Back problems lingered throughout the summer and into the 2014 season. He was shut down in mid-December, after appearing in just eight games.

Glenn Robinson III and Nik Stauskas both declared for the NBA Draft earlier this month.

[PODCAST] McGary to NBA Draft
Shep talks about the news that Mitch McGary has failed an NCAA drug test and will enter the NBA Draft, instead of facing a one-year suspension, and how it impacts the Wolverines next season.

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