NCAA College Basketball Transfer Protocol Puts 5 Players on USI List

Evansville, Indiana – Because the College of Southern Indiana males’s basketball staff prepares for its inaugural Division I season, its roster seems to have a really completely different look.

9 of the 14 gamers are new to the staff. Every of them discovered their strategy to Evansville by way of completely different routes. Some have expertise whereas others play their first staff match.

5 be part of the Screaming Eagles as Division One transitions: two from the Huge Ten, two from the Missouri Valley Convention and one from the Mid-American Convention.

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Here is how they landed on the west facet.

Jeremiah Hernandez

Second goalkeeper from Kent State

When he determined to enter the switch portal, one of many first folks he reached out to was USI Assistant Coach John Spruance.

However it wasn’t simply the preliminary contact that stood out. This was the fixed willpower they confirmed throughout enlistment. From his first go to alongside his future colleague Gary Solomon, he felt that they actually wished him to hitch the programme.

Kent State's sophomore Jeremiah Hernandez leads to the basket during Tuesday night's game against Point Park University at Mack Center.

This was all you want.

“I wished to go to the teaching workers who believed in me and believed in my sport,” Hernandez mentioned. “They instructed me they wished me to return right here and present the world what I can do. They did a superb job of creating me and my household really feel at dwelling.”

Hernandez has spent the previous two seasons enjoying for Kent State within the Mid-American Convention. He averaged 3.2 factors and 1.1 rebounds in 52 video games.