After winning the Big Ten and nearly reaching a second straight Final Four, John Beilein’s Michigan team lost a few early entrants to the NBA draft.
The 6-foot-6 Stauskas averaged 17.5 points last season on the way to winning Big Ten player of the year honors.
The happiest day for a big-time college basketball player is getting drafted into the NBA.
Between Michigan and Michigan State, five players were selected in Thursday night’s NBA draft. Where were they picked and how do they fit?
The Sacramento Kings looked to fill their shooting void by taking perhaps the best marksman available in the draft when they selected Michigan guard Nik Stauskas with the eighth overall pick.
I’m willing to bet that neither team gets him, although I’m all for him donning a Pistons jersey next season.
“We hear a lot of talk, ‘What if we would have stayed?’
Robinson Says McGary Is ‘Dominating’ In Workouts, Has Confidence McGary Can Still Impress NBA Personnel
Unlike fellow sophomores Nik Stauskas and Glenn Robinson III, Mitch McGary has not yet decided whether to remain in school or jump to the NBA.
University of Michigan men’s basketball head coach John Beilein announced today that sophomores Glenn Robinson III and Nik Stauskas will forgo their final two years of eligibility and submit the necessary paperwork to declare for early entry into the 2014 National Basketball Association (NBA) Draft.
Michigan hoops could either be losing or retaining a player today, depending on who you ask.