In something of a surprise — at least to outsiders — Colorado point guard Spencer Dinwiddie announced Thursday afternoon he’s off to the NBA draft — even though he has a considerable road left in his recovery from knee surgery after his injury at Washington in January.
Though Colorado’s roster is well-stocked, it’s an obvious blow to the Buffs for 2014-15. I thought it was a team capable of the Top Ten with Dinwiddie. It’s still going to be a formidable bunch, led by one of the best coaches around in Tad Boyle, but we’ll have to reassess a bit. Here’s the Denver Post story.