By ZACH MILLER, SunCoast Sports
Florida Gulf Coast announced the addition of UNLV transfer Demetris Morant on Wednesday. Morant, a 6 foot 9 forward from Miami, is moving to be closer to his father and will apply for a hardship waiver to be able to play this season.
Morant fills the program’s 13th scholarship, which was left open when Dejuan Graf and Eric McKnight left the program last month.
Here is a breakdown of the Eagles’ offseason changes (not including walk-ons):
Who they lost:
F Chase Fieler
F Eric McKnight
G Dejuan Graf
G Brett Comer
G Bernard Thompson
F Jamail Jones
F Filip Cvjeticanin
F Nate Hicks
Transfers who practiced with the team last season and are now eligible:
G Brian Greene Jr.
G Julian DeBose
F Marc-Eddy Norelia
F Logan Hovey (redshirted last year with injury)
G Zach Johnson
G Christian Terrell
F Eric Moeller (Central Florida CC, eligible immediately)
F Demetris Morant (UNLV, applying for waiver to be eligible)