Murray State Coach McMahon releases statement on Byron Hawkins

Murray State Coach McMahon releases statement on Byron Hawkins
Seventh seed Murray State played eighth seed Eastern Ilinois in the opening round of Ohio Valley Tournament on Tuesday, May 22. (Source: Murray State University)

MURRAY, KY (KFVS) - Murray State men's basketball head coach Matt Mahon released a statement regarding student-athlete Byron Hawkins:

"Byron Hawkins will be granted his release to explore graduate transfer opportunities this spring.  We are thankful for his contributions to our program and to our 2018 OVC championship team.  I respect and support his desire to play the point guard position at his next school and we wish him the very best moving forward.  I look forward to congratulating Byron and his family at his May 12 graduation from our great university."  - Matt Mahon

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