Marquette senior guard Todd Mayo is leaving the school to pursue a professional basketball career, the school announced Wednesday.
Mayo, who averaged 11.3 points and 2.7 rebounds for the Golden Eagles in his junior season, was fully supported in his decision by head coach Steve Wojciechowski, according to the statement:
"We wish Todd nothing but the best and appreciate his contributions to the program, not only since I arrived at Marquette, but during his entire career.I completely understand his desire to continue his career at the professional level and support his decision.”
According to the statement on Wednesday, he leaves the school in "good academic standing."
- Marc Weinreich