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Thomas Bryant    C    Indiana    
Bryant will stay in the NBA Draft and sign with an agent, Evan Daniels of Scout.com reports.

Fantasy Analysis

Bryant, who declared for the draft without an agent earlier in the month, has now opted to hire an agent and commit to a future in professional basketball. The center averaged 12.6 points, 6.6 rebounds and 1.5 blocks across 28.1 minutes per game last season -- his sophomore year. Bryant is projected to be an early to mid-second round selection in the draft.
Casey Benson    G    Grand Canyon    
Benson will transfer to Grand Canyon from Oregon, Steve Mins of The Register-Guard reports.

Fantasy Analysis

The senior and Arizona native will be eligible to play next season as a transfer due to the fact that he will be graduating. Last season with Oregon, Benson averaged 4.9 points, 1.9 assists and 1.7 rebounds across 20.9 minutes per game. He started the first four games of the season, but was benched in favor of Payton Pritchard after four contests, possibly prompting his decision to transfer.
Steven Beo    G       
Beo will transfer from BYU, Jay Drew of The Salt Lake City Tribune reports.

Fantasy Analysis

The freshman guard played 11.5 minutes per game over the course of his freshman season, but he will now pursue another program to finish out his college career. He'll have three years of eligibility remaining after he sits out next season due to NCAA transfer rules.
Jamal Aytes    F       
Aytes will transfer from BYU in pursuit of playing for another program, Jay Drew of The Salt Lake Tribune reports.

Fantasy Analysis

In three seasons at BYU, Aytes has seen his minutes decrease each year, so he will now pursue another program in search of a larger role. Aytes will graduate this summer and be immediately eligible next season to play his final year of eligibility.
Mark Donnal    F    Clemson    
Donnal will transfer to Clemson, Jeff Goodman of ESPN reports.

Fantasy Analysis

Donnal saw a reduced role in his third season with the Wolverines, seeing just 12.2 minutes per game as a junior after playing nearly 20 as a sophomore. As a graduate transfer, Donnal will be eligible to play right away for the Tigers this coming season, and with the likely departure of star Jaron Blossomgame to the NBA Draft, there should be plenty of frontcourt minutes for Donnal to take advantage of in his final year of eligibility.
Bennie Boatwright    F    USC    
Boatwright has opted to return to USC after declaring for the draft without an agent.

Fantasy Analysis

After leading USC in PPG with 15.1 during his sophomore campaign, Boatwright will return to the team for his junior season. He also averaged 4.5 rebounds across his 27.6 minutes per game.
Ricky Council    G    Maryland-Baltimore County    
Council committed to UMBC on Thursday, Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports reports.

Fantasy Analysis

The former Providence Friar will have to sit out this season before tapping into his final two years of eligibility. He saw a very limited role off the bench in his final season at Providence, averaging just 3.3 minutes per game. Moving from the Big East to the America East ought to open up more minutes for Council in 2018-19.
TreShawn Thurman    F    Nevada    
Thurman will transfer to Nevada, Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports reports.

Fantasy Analysis

Thurman has been a significant contributor for Omaha over the last three years and is coming of a junior campaign where he averaged 13.8 points, 7.8 rebounds and 1.3 assists across 29.8 minutes. It appears he was looking to join a more prominent program for his final year of collegiate eligibility, with Nevada now officially the landing spot. Thurman will have to sit out the 2017-18 season due to the current NCAA transfer rules, with one year of eligibility remaining after to play for Nevada.
Antwon Portley    G    Fordham    
Portley has decided to transfer from St. Peter's to Fordham, Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports reports.

Fantasy Analysis

Portley saw a slight dip in minutes and production during his second collegiate season, so the sophomore guard will sit out a year and test his hand in a new system. He will have two years of eligibility remaining with his new team, looking to return to posting stats like his freshman season -- when he averaged 14.0 points, 3.2 rebounds and 1.9 assists.
Aaron Jackson    G    Akron    
Jackson will transfer to New Mexico, Geoff Grammar of the Albuquerque Journal reports.

Fantasy Analysis

Jackson averaged 1.7 points and 1.6 rebounds in 8.1 minutes per game in his junior season. He'll have to wait a year before using his final year of eligibility.
Ahmad Hamdy-Mohamed    F    VCU    
Hamdy-Mohamed will transfer to TCU, Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports reports.

Fantasy Analysis

Hamdy-Mohamed is a graduate transfer, so he'll be immediately eligible upon arriving at TCU. In his last season at VCU, he averaged 5.9 points, and 3.8 rebounds in 13.2 minutes per game.
A.J. Turner    F    Northwestern    
Turner has committed to transfer to Northwestern, Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports reports.

Fantasy Analysis

Turner averaged 8.4 points, 3.3 rebounds, and 3.0 assists in 30.8 minutes per game during his sophomore season with Boston College. He'll have to sit out one year due to NCAA transfer rules, then Turner will be able to use his remaining eligibility.
Shakur Juiston    F    UNLV    
Juiston committed from JUCO to UNLV, Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports reports.

Fantasy Analysis

Juiston will have to sit out a year per NCAA transfer rules, but will be eligible to play in 2017-18. He's expected to add strong depth to the UNLV front court.
Matt Ryan    F    Vanderbilt    
Ryan announced Tuesday that he will transfer to Vanderbilt.

Fantasy Analysis

After seeing inconsistent time off the bench in his sophomore season with the Fighting Irish, Ryan will pursue a larger role at Vanderbilt. He will, however, have to sit out the 2017-18 season due to NCAA transfer rules before playing out his two years of eligibility he has left.
Josh Parrish    G    Rice    
Parrish will transfer to Rice, Jon Rothstein of FanRag Sports reports.

Fantasy Analysis

Parrish played just four minutes per game in his freshman season at TCU and will transfer to Rice in search of a bigger role. He will, however, have to sit out one season due to NCAA transfer rules.