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Hawkeyes' White earns USA roster spot

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Aaron White is headed to Russia.  On Saturday, the Hawkeye junior was named to the 12-man USA roster for the World University Games.  White will be the first Hawkeye on the team since Greg Brunner who played on the 2005 gold medal squad.

This past season White earned 3rd team All-Big Ten honors.  As a sophomore he was the Hawkeyes' second leading scorer at 12.8 points per game and led the team with 6.2 rebounds per contest.

The United States team will leave for Russia on Monday.

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