Laurence Bowers returning for senior year on Missouri men's basketball team

Saturday, May 7, 2011 | 4:37 p.m. CDT; updated 6:09 p.m. CDT, Saturday, May 7, 2011

COLUMBIA — Laurence Bowers, a forward on the Missouri men's basketball team, announced Saturday that he is withdrawing his name from the 2011 NBA Draft to return for his senior season at MU, according to a release from the Missouri athletic department.