B1G quartet named World University Games finalists

Indiana’s Yogi Ferrell and Will Sheehey, Iowa’s Aaron White and Michigan State’s Adreian Payne were named finalists for the 2013 USA Basketball Men’s World University Games Team. The finalists were announced Wednesday following three days of training camp at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo.

[ USABasketball.com: Read the official release and view all 16 WUG's finalists ]

The Big Ten quartet will continue to train in Colorado through Sunday, at which time the roster will be trimmed to 12 prior to the team’s departure for Russia on Monday.

Iowa guard Devyn Marble did not make the cut.

The 2013 World University Games (WUGs) will be played July 7-16 in Kazan, Russia.

Yogi Ferrell, Indiana

Per Game Team G GS MPG PPG RPG APG SPG BPG TOPG PFPG FG% 3P% FT%
2012-13 Ind 36 36 28.1 7.6 2.8 4.1 0.8 0.2 2.1 1.7 .403 .303 .798
Career 36 36 28.1 7.6 2.8 4.1 0.8 0.2 2.1 1.7 .403 .303 .798

Adreian Payne, Michigan State

Per Game Team G GS MPG PPG RPG APG SPG BPG TOPG PFPG FG% 3P% FT%
2010-11 MSU 34 6 9.0 2.5 2.4 0.1 0.3 0.8 0.6 1.2 .472 .000 .486
2011-12 MSU 37 36 17.9 7.0 4.2 0.3 0.7 1.1 1.1 2.3 .566 .500 .697
2012-13 MSU 36 24 25.6 10.5 7.6 0.8 0.8 1.3 1.8 2.6 .546 .381 .848
Career 107 66 17.7 6.8 4.8 0.4 0.6 1.1 1.2 2.0 .542 .378 .734

Will Sheehey, Indiana

Per Game Team G GS MPG PPG RPG APG SPG BPG TOPG PFPG FG% 3P% FT%
2010-11 Ind 32 7 13.8 4.8 2.1 0.4 0.4 0.2 0.8 1.9 .484 .304 .649
2011-12 Ind 31 11 22.4 8.6 3.1 1.1 0.5 0.2 1.3 2.3 .505 .383 .704
2012-13 Ind 36 1 22.3 9.5 3.5 1.3 0.8 0.2 1.1 2.4 .486 .346 .656
Career 99 19 19.6 7.7 2.9 0.9 0.6 0.2 1.1 2.2 .492 .351 .672

Aaron White, Iowa

Per Game Team G GS MPG PPG RPG APG SPG BPG TOPG PFPG FG% 3P% FT%
2011-12 Iowa 35 14 23.8 11.1 5.7 0.9 0.9 0.7 1.4 2.1 .504 .279 .699
2012-13 Iowa 38 38 29.2 12.8 6.2 1.3 1.1 0.7 1.6 1.4 .468 .227 .748
Career 73 52 26.6 12.0 5.9 1.1 1.0 0.7 1.5 1.7 .485 .252 .731
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Doug on 6/26/2013 @ 1:08pm EDT Said:

what, no michigan players? nothing but crickets from mark and dhani

Adam on 6/26/2013 @ 1:28pm EDT Said:

@Doug Glenn and Mitch were invited to the games but decided to attend national camps.

common sense on 6/26/2013 @ 2:56pm EDT Said:

Thats right Doug they it down they had bigger things to attend. You have to forgive Doug , Adam he is obsessed with Michigan football.

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