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Sport Michigan's Moritz Wagner Declares for 2018 NBA Draft

20:11  14 april  2018
20:11  14 april  2018 Source:   si.com

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  Michigan players explain how Moe Wagner embraces ‘villain’ role The Wolverines forward helped lead the team to the Final Four.First off, he's a talented player averaging 14.3 points and 6.9 rebounds per game, and he has the ability to ignite Michigan's offense if it's slumping. But he is also often seen trash-talking his opponents on the court, and the many faces he makes throughout the game have caught the attention of everyone watching the NCAA tournament.

Michigan ' s Moritz Wagner announced Saturday in an essay with The Players' Tribune he will sign with an agent and enter the 2018 NBA draft after three seasons with the Wolverines.

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LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 24:  Moritz Wagner #13 of the Michigan Wolverines reacts after making a basket and getting fouled in the second half while taking on the Florida State Seminoles in the 2018 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament West Regional Final at Staples Center on March 24, 2018 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images) © Harry How/Getty Images LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 24: Moritz Wagner #13 of the Michigan Wolverines reacts after making a basket and getting fouled in the second half while taking on the Florida State Seminoles in the 2018 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament West Regional Final at Staples Center on March 24, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Michigan's Moritz Wagner announced Saturday in an essay with The Players' Tribune he will sign with an agent and enter the 2018 NBA draft after three seasons with the Wolverines.

"This wasn’t an easy decision for me," the junior said in the essay. "I know people always say that, and maybe it sounds like they don’t 100% mean it. But I’m telling you guys — the idea of leaving Michigan, of leaving this community, is really tough. This place has really started to feel like home.

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  NCAA Latest: Loyola-Chicago off to bad start in Final Four Loyola-Chicago is off to a bad start in the Final Four, missing eight of its first 10 shots and going more than 5 minutes without a field goal. The Ramblers are also getting out-rebounded 12-6 and have already given up seven second-chance points less than 8 minutes into the game. Michigan was up 12-4 at the 12:38 mark.___5:10 p.m.The Final Four is underway with Michigan winning the opening tip in the first semifinal game against Loyola-Chicago.This isn't the first NCAA Tournament matchup between the Wolverines and Sister Jean's Ramblers.

Michigan forward Moritz Wagner declares for NBA draft and signs with agent. Wagner would be the sixth active NBA player from Germany if he makes it onto a roster next fall. As for Michigan , the Wolverines are losing one of the biggest two-way threats to come through Ann Arbor in quite some time.

Michigan forward Moe Wagner announced Saturday he plans to enter the NBA Draft and hire an agent. Повторите попытку позже. Опубликовано: 14 апр. 2018 г. Michigan forward Moe Wagner Moritz Wagner CRAZY Full Highlights vs Loyola-Chicago ( 2018 NCAA March Madness)

There’s so many things about Michigan that I love, and that I’m going to miss."

The 6'11'' forward was the star in the Wolverines win over Loyola-Chicago to advance to the national championship in this year's tournament. He had a team high 24 points and 15 rebounds in the win. Wagner even took over social media when he fell into the TBS crew, breaking Bill Raftery's glasses.

Michigan lost to Villanova in the title game.

Wagner is featured at No. 62 in Jeremy Woo's Big Board for both rounds of the 2018 NBA draft here.

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