Two University of Hawaii basketball juniors — guard Junior Madut and center Mate Colina — have decided to pursue pro aspirations and not return for their senior seasons in 2022-23.
Both are scheduled to earn bachelor’s degrees in May.
Madut, who was born in South Sudan and reared in Australia, will his explore his basketball options.
Colina, who grew up in Australia, already signed a future contract to play footie for the Richmond Tigers of the Australian Football League. Colina said he will focus on his Australian rules football training following the end of the Rainbow Warriors’ season.