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According to the Marquette Athletics website, junior guard Vander Blue, will forego his final season of college ball and enter the 2013 NBA Draft. Blue says that he feels this is the right time for him to go pro although, some would disagree.
Junior guardÂ Vander BlueÂ of the Marquette University menâ€™s basketball team announced Tuesday morning that he will forgo his final season of eligibility and officially submit his name for the National Basketball Association (NBA) Draft.
Blue, a 6-4, 200-pound guard, plans to sign with an agent.
â€śIâ€™ve had three great years here and appreciate everything Marquette has done for me during that time to help me develop,â€ť Blue said. â€śAt this point I want to pursue my dream. Iâ€™ve prayed about it and discussed it with my family and think this is the right decision for me at this time.
â€śI really want to thank all of the coaches and staff at Marquette for helping me become a better player and a man,â€ť Blue added. â€śI also loved and appreciate the support sho...
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MILWAUKEE -- After making the jump from role player to go-to scorer in his junior season, Vander Blue is headed to the NBA.
The Marquette University shooting guard made the decision to forgo his senior year official Tuesday in an announcement released by the school. Blue will hire an agent, which means there is no chance for him to change his mind and return to the Golden Eagles...
Marquette junior guard Vander Blue says he will skip his final season of eligibility and submit his name for the NBA Draft.
Blue ends his three years at Marquette with 80 starts in 106 appearances. The 6-foot-4 guard averaged 9.3 points, 3.5 rebounds and two assists per game. The Madison native finishes at Marquette with 982 points.
Blue thanked his coaches and staff at Marquette...
According to Marquette's offical website, Junior guard Vander Blue has decided to turn pro and sign with an agent. Here is the official announcement.
MILWAUKEE Sophomore forward Juan Anderson has been granted his release and will transfer from Marquette, the school announced Monday.
Anderson is the third member of last season's Elite Eight team to announce intentions to transfer from the program, as guards Jake Thomas and Jamal Ferguson already have been granted their release from the school.
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Coming off a breakout junior campaign for the Marquette Golden Eagles, shooting guard Vander Blue has decided to leave school a year early and enter the 2013 NBA Draft. Â Blue is by no means a lock to be a first round pick which makes the decision somewhat surprising. Â Allow me to break down why the decision both makes sense but could be one that Blue will regret.
Starting Soph PF Juan Anderson will transfer from the Marquette program it was announced late this afternoon by Marquette and Juan in the following release.