The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

June 28, 2013

Bucknell's Mike Muscala drafted by Dallas, traded to Atlanta


The Daily Item

— LEWISBURG – Bucknell University basketball star Mike Muscala was selected by Dallas in the second round of the NBA draft Thursday night, then traded to Atlanta.

Muscala became just the third Bucknell player to be drafted in the NBA, joining Al Leslie (1981) and Jaye Andrews (1985).

The Bucknell 7-footer was also the third player taken from the Patriot League, joining Adonal Foyle (Colgate, 1997) and Lehigh’s C.J. McCollum.

McCollum was drafted Thursday by the Portland Trail Blazers with the 10th overall pick.