Found July 24, 2013 on The Victory Formation:
PLAYERS: Marcus Smart
When Marcus Smart announced his intentions to return to the Oklahoma State Cowboys for a second season, it was the most shocking development heading into the NBA Draft. He was quite possibly a guaranteed top 5 pick, and even had a realistic shot at going #1 overall. After all, did anyone expect Anthony Bennett when the night started? It appears that Smart is putting an end to any future speculation on his intentions, before his sophomore year ever gets underway. While speaking with Yahoo!Sports, Smart essentially announced that he will not play in college beyond next season. “It’s safe to say that if, by the grace of God I’m healthy and everything, this will be my last year at Oklahoma State,” Smart said to Yahoo! Sports. “Nothing will change my mind on that. [Oklahoma State] understands. They didn’t figure I was coming back this year. They were just as surprised as everyone else.” “You can only go to college and be a college athlete once,” Smart said. “College is a great experience. This is where you have fun. This is where you find yourself as a young man and grow up into an adult before you enter the real world. [...]

Oklahoma State G Marcus Smart Plans To Enter 2014 NBA Draft

Marcus Smart made a business decision in returning to Oklahoma State for his sophomore season. Smart has made another business decision, but the news of this decision was already known.  Smart told Yahoo Sports that he doesn’t regret returning to school, but he won’t be doing it again. Smart has plans to enter the 2014 NBA Draft, and says everyone involved, should already know...

Player already declares for 2014 NBA Draft

It was a shock to everyone that Oklahoma State point guard Marcus Smart did not declare for the NBA draft and decided to return to school. It was a shock to everyone because this year draft was weak and Smart was a lock for a top 5 pick. That being said I admire for Smart returning to school. It make college basketball better and I wish more players would return to school. Many players...
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