VegasInsider.com
VI Mobile Scores and Betting OddsVI Mobile Scores and Betting Odds Be Social
Home
NFL
NBA
NHL
MLB
NCAA FB
NCAA BK
Golf
Auto
Horses
More
Betting Tools

 
Smith can play this season for Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Shooting guard Malik Smith will be able to play for Minnesota this season after coming from Florida International with coach Richard Pitino.

Advertisement
The university announced Wednesday that the NCAA approved a transfer waiver for the 6-foot-2 Smith, who will be a senior. He averaged 14.7 points and 2.7 rebounds last season for FIU while setting a school record with 96 made 3-pointers. He shot 36.2 percent from behind the arc.

Smith played at South Plains College as a freshman and for Jacksonville College as a sophomore.

Last month, FIU became ineligible for 2014 postseason play because of an insufficient Academic Progress Rate score, a factor in the NCAA's decision.

Pitino left FIU to take the Minnesota job in April after one season in charge there.

Copyright 2017 by STATS LLC and Associated Press.
Any commercial use or distribution without the express written
consent of STATS LLC and Associated Press is strictly prohibited.

  
HEADLINES
Nelson: Sweet 16 - West Regional
Edwards: Sweet 16 - Midwest Regional
Lawrence: Sweet 16 Betting Angles
Edwards: Sweet 16 Primer
WVU in between Gonzaga and E8
KU, Purdue plan for a stylish matchup
Michigan faces resilient Ducks in Midwest
Xavier looks for another upset vs. Arizona
Duke F Jayson Tatum opting for NBA
MORE HEADLINES
 
Why Buy Picks From VegasInsider.com
NCAA BK College Basketball Expert Handicapper Sports Picks Records
VegasInsider.com Gold Membership
2016 CBK SEASON PICK RECORDS
Money Leaders
Handicapper Money
Bruce Marshall + 6814
NeiltheGreek + 4844
Don Anthony + 2124
Last 7 Day Leaders
Handicapper Money
The Gold Sheet + 1159
Bruce Marshall + 962
Michael Black + 815
Percentage Leaders
Handicapper Pct
Don Anthony 57 %
Bruce Marshall 57 %
Michael Black 57 %
Guaranteed Leaders
Handicapper Money
Scott Rickenbach + 1100
Dave Cokin + 896
Chip Chirimbes + 809
Over-Under Leaders
Handicapper Money
NeiltheGreek + 6866
Bruce Marshall + 1811
Antony Dinero + 1708
Member Leaders
Handicapper Money
NeiltheGreek + 2419
Bruce Marshall + 2191
Dave Cokin + 1553
MORE PICK RECORDS
  
corner graphic
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 10% off a Live Odds subscription, SAVE 20% off Daily Pick packages, and receive access to up to 1,000 Member Plays each month!
VI Gold Membership