Anthony Tucker Released from Iowa Scholarship
And another one bites the dust.
Iowa head coach Todd Lickliter announced Friday that guard Anthony Tucker was granted a release from his scholarship.
Lickliter said that he met with Tucker and his mother on Thursday,where they informed the coach that is was in the player's best interestto move on from the program. They asked for his release.
It seems the sophomore needs a change of scenery.
Having been arrested in Iowa City twice over the past two years might have something to do with that.
Tucker was first arrested, and subsequently suspended, in December2008 after being found in a drunken coma in an alley behind a localbar. Then, he was ruled academically ineligible for the rest of the2008-09 season.
He returned to action this season, averaging almost 12 points a gameuntil another...