SEC News: Miller named First Team All-American, Stute enters portal
SEC fans, here are some of the latest headlines from across the conference that you need to know, which includes coaching movement for Alabama basketball, a noteworthy transfer portal entry, and more.
Vanderbilt F Myles Stute enters transfer portal
After three seasons in Nashville, Vanderbilt forward Myles Stute has entered the transfer portal. Stute, a career 7.4 PPG scorer and 37.9% three-point shooter, started in 26-of-34 games for the Commodores this past season, averaging 8.4 PPG and 4.6 RPG, while also shooting 36.1% from three-point range.
Georgia Southern hires Alabama assistant coach Charlie Henry
Announced on Tuesday, Alabama assistant coach Charlie Henry has become the next head coach at Georgia Southern. Henry has been an assistant with the Crimson Tide for the last four seasons.
Alabama’s Brandon Miller named AP First Team All-American
Alabama’s Brandon Miller was named an AP First Team All-American on Tuesday, joined by others such as Houston’s Marcus Sasser, Kansas’ Jalen Wilson, Indiana’s Trayce Jackson-Davis, and Purdue’s Zach Edey. Miller, the 2022-23 SEC Player and Freshman of the Year, is currently averaging 19.6 PPG and 8.3 RPG for the Crimson Tide, while also shooting 40.1% from three and 85.6% from the free throw line.
Cleveland Browns release Jadeveon Clowney
The Cleveland Browns released defensive end Jadeveon Clowney on Wednesday. The former No. 1 overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft out of South Carolina appeared in 12 games with Cleveland this past season, compiling 28 tackles with four TFL and two sacks in what was his ninth year in the NFL.
Ole Miss G Amaree Abram enters transfer portal
After one season with the Rebels, Ole Miss freshman guard Amaree Abram has entered the transfer portal. Abram, a former four-star prospect in the 2022 class, started in 22-of-33 games for the Rebels this past season as a freshman, averaging 8 PPG, 2 RPG, and 2 APG, while also shooting 36.4% from three.