Missouri basketball signee Namon Wright granted release from NLI, still considering Tigers

Thursday, May 8, 2014 | 6:58 p.m. CDT

COLUMBIA — Missouri men's basketball signee Namon Wright tweeted Thursday afternoon that he has been granted release from his national letter of intent to Missouri.

However, in the tweets that preceded and followed that tweet, Wright expressed an affinity for the Tigers' new coach, Kim Anderson, and for the program.

"Recently I met with Coach Anderson, and I believe he is a really good guy and wants big things out of the program," Wright tweeted from his personal account. "Our time together was great ... That being said Coach Anderson, Mike Alden and NLI offices have granted me permission to talk to other schools/coaches, with restrictions.


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