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Alex Len leaving Maryland, entering the NBA draft
Alex Len leaving Maryland, entering the NBA draft

What has been anticipated around the Maryland basketball program for months has become reality: sophomore Alex Len will forgo the last two years of his college career, a source with knowledge of the situation said Sunday night. Yahoo Sports first reported Sunday that the 7-1 center from Ukraine has put his name into the NBA draft. It is not known whether Len, who is expected to be a lottery pick, has hired an agent. Len, who averaged 11.9 points and 7.8 rebounds for the Terps last season, had until April 28 to put his name in the draft. In order to have retained his eligibility, Len would have had to notify the NCAA by last Wednesday. “I’m very grateful for the two...