University of Kansas freshman guard Ben McLemore and Indiana University junior guard Victor Oladipo will enter this year’s National Basketball Association draft and forgo their remaining college eligibility.
Old photographs adorn the mantelpiece in Lee John Mynhardt’s living room. In one, he’s standing beside his parents and sister. In another, he’s all smiles as he wraps his arms around some college buddies.
The odds for the 2014 men’s college basketball championship were out minutes after the University of Louisville celebration began, with the Cardinals’ instate rivals from the University of Kentucky as next year’s favorites.