The Magic have waived ahead Adreian Payne in the wake of the Michigan State sexual assault scandal, in accordance with ESPN.
Payne was a two-method participant presently on the roster for the Lakeland Magic in the G-League.
The Orlando Magic waived two-method participant Adreian Payne, league sources inform ESPN. He was enjoying with G-League Lakeland Magic. Payne, a former first-spherical decide, has surfaced in the Michigan State scandal.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) January 27, 2018
The previous Spartans basketball participant was named together with Keith Appling in a sexual assault case which occured at Michigan State in 2010.
Ingham County prosecutors declined to press expenses on the time for the crime, nevertheless, Payne was quoted as saying in the case he might “perceive how she would really feel that she was not free to go away.”
The incident resulted in on-campus protests when Payne and Appling have been allowed to proceed enjoying basketball and stay on the faculty.
Payne was a primary-spherical decide in 2014 by the Hawks. He performed in 5 video games for the Magic this season averaging four.2 factors per recreation.