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Gilmore transfers from Virginia Commonwealth to Miami

ramCORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Forward Michael Gilmore has transferred from Virginia Commonwealth to the University of Miami and will be eligible for two seasons beginning in 2017-18.

The 6-foot-9 Gilmore is a native of Jacksonville, Florida, who played at Rickards High School in Tallahassee.

Gilmore put up career-high numbers in his final game for VCU, with 12 points and eight rebounds in 20 minutes against Oklahoma in the 2016 NCAA tournament. He played in 30 games as a sophomore and averaged 3.2 points, 2.8 rebounds and 11.5 minutes.

Gilmore is the nephew of former Jacksonville University star Artis Gilmore.


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