Dick Vitale on Darius Washington: Sad Story 

"Reflecting back on last week's NBA draft, there was one sad story."

And what story was that? According to ESPN analyst Dickie Vitale, it was the saga of the U of M's Darius Washington.

"Every year we have a story like this, where youngsters listen to the wrong advice from individuals who fill their head with visions of grandeur. ..."

Read Vitale's article for a sobering take on D-Wash's not-so-bright future prospects.


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