Paul Jesperson (2) shoots against North Carolina State during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Greensboro, N.C., Friday, March 15, 2013. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone)
Merrill grad Paul Jesperson is leaving the Virginia men's basketball team, the school announced Monday.
Jesperson started in 33 of 35 games last season as a sophomore for the Cavaliers. A 6-foot-6 shooting guard, he averaged 4.7 points and 2.2 rebounds in 25 minutes per game for a team that went 23-12 and reached the National Invitation Tournament quarterfinals.
Jesperson revealed on Twitter his decision to leave the program. ...