Sunday May 15th, 2016

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Former Ohio State center Daniel Giddens will transfer to Alabama, he announced Sunday. 

A rising sophomore, Giddens played in 33 games for the Buckeyes last season, averaging 3.8 points and 3.6 rebounds. A Georgia-native, Giddens was a four-star recruit coming out of Oak Hill academy, according to Scout.com.

Giddens made the move so he could be closer to his hometown, which is a three-hour drive from Alabama’s campus, according to Cleveland.com.

Five-star C Omer Yurtseven scores 91 points in U-18 game

He is one of four players to transfer from the program, along with Austin Grandstaff (Oklahoma), Mickey Mitchell (UC Santa Barbara) and A.J Harris (undecided). 

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