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MU Basketball Guard Mike Dixon Announces Departure

Posted: Nov 29, 2012 8:50 PM by KOMU Staff
Updated: Nov 30, 2012 11:14 AM

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COLUMBIA - Senior Mike Dixon announced Thursday night that he will transfer from the University of Missouri and finish his career at a different school.

Mizzou spokesperson Dave Reiter released the following statement from Dixon at 9:34 p.m.

"It's been a challenging few months and while I appreciate the support of many in the Mizzou community, including my coaches and teammates, it's in the best interest of me, my family and the University of Missouri for me to finish my career elsewhere."

Dixon was suspended indefinitely from the basketball team on October 26. It is unknown where he intends to transfer.

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