Cleare, Faust, Peters transfer from Maryland

Question of the Day

Is it still considered bad form to talk politics during a social gathering?

View results

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) - Three Maryland basketball players have been granted requests to transfer: center Shaquille Cleare and guards Nick Faust and Roddy Peters.

The 6-foot-9 Cleare came to Maryland two years ago as a highly touted recruit but started only 28 of 69 career games. He averaged 3.0 points and 2.5 rebounds as a sophomore this season.

The 6-6 Faust started 13 games as a junior this season. He averaged 9.4 points, 3.7 rebounds and two assists.

Peters appeared in all 32 games as a freshman, averaging 4.1 points and 2.1 assists in 15 minutes per game.

Coach Mark Turgeon says, “I really enjoyed coaching Nick, Shaq and Roddy. It is unfortunate that they will no longer be a part of the program.”

Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus