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Tuesday reading: Denver mascot candidates, WMU academic issues, WCHA

Published: July 2, 2013, 4:23 am, by Joe Paisley

DU mascotsThe three finalists for the new Denver mascot were announced late last week. What do you think?

One of the best returning defensemen for Western Michigan is academically ineligible for the first half of the season (fall semester).

“At this point, he’s not going to be playing until at least Christmas,” coach Andy Murray, who did not go into detail about Garrett Haar’s situation, told Mlive.com. “He did not live up to Bronco Hockey athletic and academic standards.”

The 6-foot, 202-pound Haar played in 22 games last season with nine points (6 assists) and a minus-3 rating.

Three WCHA commits/players were selected in the NHL Draft.