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Andrew Nembhard, the nation's top available transfer, announced Tuesday he was committing to Gonzaga. Listed at 6 feet 5 inches (1.96 m) and 193 pounds (88 kg), he plays the point guard position. UPDATED: Tue., June 23, 2020 Nembhard can also look to the success that Nigel Williams-Goss had at Gonzaga after transferring midway through his collegiate career as a positive template for what may be in store for him. Three weeks after removing his name from consideration for the NBA Draft and announcing his intent to … A top-25 recruit in the 2018 class, the Zags were in the mix all the way to the very end for Nembhard when he came out of high school before he ultimately chose to play for Mike White and Florida.
As things stand, Florida is set to return rising sophomore Ques Glover and rising redshirt junior Tyree Appelby, a Cleveland State transfer, at the position. Its last high-profile transfer point guard was Nigel Williams-Goss, who transferred from Washington and led the Bulldogs to a 37-2 record in 2016-17, a season that ended in a national runner-up finish. Nembhard played 67 games for Florida and he started every single one of them. After a two-month-long process of assessing other options, Florida Gators point guard Andrew Nembhard has zeroed in on a new home where he will play college basketball beginning in 2021.
Sources: Duke, Gonzaga, and USC have all emerged as leading candidates to land Florida transfer Andrew Nembhard.
After a two-month-long process of assessing other options, Florida Gators point guard Andrew Nembhard has zeroed in on a new home where he will play college basketball beginning in 2021. This coming season, Gonzaga signed superstar Jalen Suggs, as well as two four-star wings that will likely be hitting their stride as Nembhard is ready to suit up. Nembhard, who averaged 11.2 ppg/5.6 apg/3.0 rpg/1.1 spg as a sophomore, will need to sit out the upcoming season and will be eligible for two more seasons beginning with the 2021-22 campaign. The news was first reported by Rivals' Corey Evans. Coming off a sophomore season in which he averaged 11.2 points, 5.6 assists and three rebounds, he declared for the 2020 NBA Draft. A 6-foot-5 point guard from Canada, Nembhard started all 67 games for Florida the past two seasons.
Andrew Nembhard will transfer from Florida to Gonzaga, the Bulldogs announced on Tuesday. Returning to in-game action, Florida rolls over the Missouri Tigers with a dominant two way performance.
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Gary Parrish has Gonzaga at No. Nembhard played 67 games for Florida and he started every single one of them.
If Nembhard sits out, it is slightly more difficult to predict who will be on the Bulldogs roster. Nembhard chose the Bulldogs over Duke, Georgetown, USC, Memphis and Stanford.
You can follow him on Twitter @aaronbenrose or on Facebook @AllRaptors. Nembhard entered the NBA draft for the second time in as many years following the shortened 2019-20 season on April 26, but decided to withdraw from the draft and look at transfer options on May 30. Sports > Gonzaga basketball Gonzaga lands talented transfer guard Andrew Nembhard from Florida. Everything you need to know ahead of kickoff between the Florida Gators and Missouri Tigers. Three weeks after removing his name from consideration for the NBA Draft and announcing his intent to leave Florida and finish out the remainder of his collegiate career elsewhere, Andrew Nembhard announced he is transferring to Gonzaga as reported by Corey Evans of Rivals Portal.
Nembhard underachieved during his time in Gainesville as a Florida Gator. 1 in his Top 25 (and one) college basketball rankings ahead of next season, with the assumption that its draft-eligible underclassmen -- Filip Petrusev, Corey Kispert and Joel Ayayi -- opt to return for a run at an NCAA championship. Overall, Nembhard averaged 9.5 points, 2.9 rebounds, and 5.5 assists per game for his career. Based on his comments to Evans, Nembhard appears to be prepared to sit out the year and will not be seeking a waiver. Florida Gators PG Andrew Nembhard Will Transfer to Gonzaga. Sports > Gonzaga basketball Gonzaga lands talented transfer guard Andrew Nembhard from Florida.
No one is happier than Mark Few right now.
Former Gators point guard Andrew Nembhard has selected his next destination.