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Citing violation of team rules, Ohio State dismisses second-leading scorer Raven Ferguson

FILE - In this March 8, 2014, file photo, Ohio State guard Raven Ferguson leaves the games after fouling out in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against the Iowa in the semifinals of the Big Ten women's tournament in Indianapolis. Second-year Ohio State coach Kevin McGuff has dismissed second-leading scorer Raven Ferguson from the team, citing a violation of team rules. McGuff said he would address the dismissal at the team's media day later on Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)

FILE - In this March 8, 2014, file photo, Ohio State guard Raven Ferguson leaves the games after fouling out in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against the Iowa in the semifinals of the Big Ten women's tournament in Indianapolis. Second-year Ohio State coach Kevin McGuff has dismissed second-leading scorer Raven Ferguson from the team, citing a violation of team rules. McGuff said he would address the dismissal at the team's media day later on Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)  (The Associated Press)

Second-year Ohio State coach Kevin McGuff has dismissed second-leading scorer Raven Ferguson from the team, citing a violation of team rules.

McGuff said he would address the dismissal at the team's media day later on Thursday.

Ferguson, a senior guard, averaged 10.8 points and 5.4 rebounds a game last season while earning honorable mention All-Big Ten honors. She started 19 times in her 95 career games.