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Florida guard out of draft, transfers

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GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) Florida point guard Andrew Nembhard is removing his name from the NBA draft and returning to school - just not in Gainesville.

A team spokesman said Saturday that Nembhard plans to transfer and will have two years of college eligibility remaining. Stadium first reported Nembhard's intentions.

The slow-footed Nembhard entered the NBA draft last month. He hired NCAA-certified agent Jaafar Choufani so he could retain his college eligibility. He took a similar approach after his freshman year and eventually returned to Florida after not getting invited to the NBA scouting combine.

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