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EAST LANSING — After weeks of speculation, Michigan State star freshman Gary Harris announced on Thursday that he will return to Michigan State for the 2013-2014 season.
“I’m looking forward to my sophomore season with my Spartan brothers,” Harris said. “When the season was done, Coach Izzo gathered a lot of great information and shared it with me and my family. After talking things over with my parents, it is my decision to remain at Michigan State.”
Harris was a projected lottery pick by ESPN’s Chad Ford, and while he still has dreams to one day play in the NBA, he still has some unfinished business at the collegiate level.
MSU freshman Gary Harris (AP PHOTO)
“Playing in the NBA is definitely a goal of mine, and something that I’ve always dreamed of, but those dreams can wait for another day,” Harris said. “I think additional experience and maturity will be huge in my development as a player. I have other dreams of things I want to accomplish, both as a player and as a team at Michig
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On Wednesday, Michigan State head basketball coach Tom Izzo announced that Gavin Schilling, the 6-foot-9 forward from Findlay Prep in Henderson, Nev., signed his National Letter of Intent to attend Michigan State University next fall and play for the Spartans during the 2013-2014 basketball season. Schilling averaged 13.9 points, 9.0 rebounds and 2.1 blocks, while shooting .625 from...
Michigan State's hopes to contend for a Big Ten title next season got a boost Thursday when Gary Harris announced he's coming back for his sophomore season. "Playing in the NBA is definitely a goal of mine, and something that I've always dreamed of, but those dreams can wait for another day," Harris said in a statement released by the school. "I think...
Michigan State's hopes to contend for a Big Ten title next season got a boost Thursday when Gary Harris announced he's coming back for his sophomore season.
''Playing in the NBA is definitely a goal of mine, and something that I've always dreamed of, but those dreams can wait for another day,'' Harris said in a statement released by the school. '...
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Michigan State has added depth to its frontcourt by adding forward Gavin Schilling.
Schilling signed a letter of intent Wednesday to play for the Spartans.
The Chicagoan might get a chance to compete for a lot of playing time if Adreian Payne chooses to skip his senior season to enter the NBA draft.
Schilling averaged 13.9 points, nine rebounds and two-plus blocks last season...
Michigan State guard Gary Harris has chosen to return for his sophomore season.
He became the first player in program history to be named Big Ten freshman of the year and to be voted MVP by his teammates. He averaged nearly 13 points a game, ranking second on the team.
Harris said Thursday his dream of playing in the NBA can wait. Michigan State coach Tom Izzo says Harris'...
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