Daily Portal Report: Scheierman Joins Creighton; Fordham Gets First Offseason Commit
While today’s transfer portal action didn’t see any new entrants due to the passed deadline, multiple schools received commitments from some exciting prospects within the transfer portal including a conference player of the year and a former-100 recruit. The Portal Report has you covered on all the latest highlights from Tuesday’s select portal news.
2021-22 Summit League Player of the Year Baylor Scheierman is heading home to Nebraska and has committed to Creighton ahead of the 2022-23 college basketball season. A 6-foot-6 junior, Scheierman averaged 16.2 PPG, 7.8 RPG, and 4.5 APG with the Jackrabbits last season and is the latest transfer in an already loaded offseason for the Bluejays.
After three seasons at San Francisco and one season with Idaho in the Big Sky, Trevante Anderson has announced he will head to UIC and join fellow transfers Tyler Stevenson and Toby Okani in Chicago for the 2022-23 season. Anderson averaged 14.4 PPG, 5 RPG, and 3.7 APG as one of the conference’s top scorers last season while shooting 41% from the floor for the Vandals.
Former top-100 prospect Akok Akok is transferring to Georgetown following three seasons of struggling to earn minutes off the bench for UConn. The 6-foot-9 forward averaged 5.8 PPG, 5.5 RPG, with 2.6 Blocks per game as a freshman, and could really develop further as a big man under Hoyas’ head coach and legendary NBA big man Patrick Ewing.
New Fordham head coach Keith Urgo has claimed his first transfer from the portal with former Georgia Tech standout and New York native Khalid Moore committing to join the Rams. Moore comes equpped with four years of ACC experience and was a starter for the Yellow Jackets last season averaging 5.2 PPG and 3.4 RPG on 30 appearances but is best known as an excellent perimeter defender.