August 18, 2008
Virginia Men's Basketball Coach Dave Leitao has announced that Forward Laurynas Mikalauskas is no longer a member of the team.
"There are standards to be a member of this basketball program and Laurynas has not lived up to those standards," said Leitao. "I will have no additional comment on this situation."
Mikalauskas missed 13 games with a shoulder injury last season, averaging 7.1 points and 3.5 rebounds a game. He played in 80 games during his time at UVa, starting 25. He averaged 5.5 points and 3.3 rebounds in his career with the Cavaliers.