USC Star Chimezie Metu Won’t Play in NIT to Avoid Injury Before 2018 NBA Draft

USC Star Chimezie Metu Won’t Play in NIT to Avoid Injury Before 2018 NBA Draft

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USC coach Andy Enfield announced forward Chimezie Metu will not play in the NIT to avoid injury as he prepares to enter the 2018 NBA draft.

"Chimezie Metu has made a personal decision not to participate in the NIT as a precautionary measure to eliminate the risk of injury leading up to the NBA draft," Enfield said in a statement.

Metu, a junior, led the Trojans in points (15.7) and rebounds (7.4) during the regular season.

     

This article will be updated to provide more information on this story as it becomes available.

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March 13, 2018 at 08:17PM

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