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College basketball transfer tracker: How former U., BYU, USU, UVU and SUU players did this season

Notre Dame's T.J. Gibbs (2) falls back as he takes a shot with pressure from Boston College's Jordan Chatman (25) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Wednesday, March 1, 2017, in South Bend, Ind. Notre Dame won 82-66. (AP Photo/
Notre Dame's T.J. Gibbs (2) falls back as he takes a shot with pressure from Boston College's Jordan Chatman (25) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Wednesday, March 1, 2017, in South Bend, Ind. Notre Dame won 82-66. (AP Photo/Robert Franklin)
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Some of the players who transferred from Utah schools found success on the floor in their new destinations while others struggled to find significant opportunities to show what they could do. The most productive of the bunch were Frank Bartley IV, David Collette and Chris Reyes, who found big roles and put up nice numbers.

Others weren't as lucky as there were injuries, a lack of consistent minutes and even academic ineligibility.

Here is a look at the local players who transferred to other Division I schools and how they performed this season.


BYU

Isaac Neilson, UVU

After a terrific start to the season, Neilson saw his minutes and production slow until he put up a big double-double in the Wolverines' CBI semifinal loss to Wyoming. Even though his minutes dropped, he was still a huge presence on the defensive end where he earned WAC All-Defensive Team honors. One of his best games of the season came in a 114-101 win over BYU when he recorded 26 points on 10 for 12 shooting from the floor, including 2 for 2 from beyond the arc and 4 for 5 from the foul line. He added nine rebounds, two blocks and a steal.

In 34 games, he averaged 9.6 points on 57.1 percent shooting to go along with 9.1 rebounds and 1.6 blocks in 21.8 minutes a contest.

Frank Bartley IV, Louisiana-Lafayette

Bartley was a huge piece for the Ragin' Cajuns on both ends of the floor all season, and the Sun Belt Conference took notice as he was awarded the league's Newcomer of the Year as well as Third-Team All-Sun Belt. One of his best games came in an 85-82 loss to Georgia State when he registered 31 points on 10 for 18 shooting from the field, including 7 for 15 from 3-point range and 4 for 5 from the free-throw line. He added six rebounds and four assists in 38 minutes.

In 33 games, he averaged 15.3 points on 44.1 percent shooting with 4.3 rebounds, 2.6 assists and 1.7 steals in 32.4 minutes.

Jordan Chatman, Boston College

Although the Eagles had a very difficult season, Chatman had some very nice moments in his first year. He scored in double figures 10 times, including three of the last four games. His most productive game came in an 85-79 loss to Virginia Tech when he set an ACC record with nine straight made 3-point shots on his way to a career-high 30 points.

In 32 games, he averaged 8.6 points on 41.7 percent shooting from distance and 91.3 percent from the free-throw line while adding 2.2 rebounds and 1.1 assists in 24.8 minutes.

Note: Jake Toolson and Cory Calvert are enrolled at Utah Valley, but were not eligible to play this season per transfer rules.


Southern Utah

A.J. Hess, South Dakota State

Hess had his ups and his downs during his only season with the Jackrabbits. He had a stretch where he scored in double figures in 15 of 18 games before suffering an injury that cost him six games late in the year. He returned to action to play in the conference and NCAA Tournament, but with a much smaller role. His best game came in a 96-89 loss to Idaho when he put up 31 points on 7 for 12 shooting from beyond the arc and 10 for 11 from the free-throw line in 36 minutes.

On the season, he averaged 9.5 points on 37.1 percent shooting from 3-point range and 85.4 percent from the foul line with 3.5 rebounds in 25.8 minutes a contest.

Sherron Wilson, Jackson State

Wilson played a bit role for the Tigers during the season as he played more than 20 minutes just twice while not playing in 12 others. His best game came in a 72-57 loss to Grambling when he managed seven points on 3 for 4 shooting from the floor, including 1 for 2 from distance in 17 minutes.

On the season, he averaged 1.4 points and 1.5 rebounds in 10.2 minutes a night.


Utah

Kenneth Ogbe, Utah Valley

Ogbe had his most productive season by far in his first season at Utah Valley. He scored in double figures 17 times, including four games of at least 20 points thanks to some great 3-point shooting performances. One of his best showings came in an 88-85 win over Denver when he put up 28 points on 7 for 10 shooting from the floor, including 3 for 4 from 3-point land and 11 for 16 from the foul line.

In 33 games, he averaged 10.6 points on 40.8 percent shooting from beyond the arc with 2.5 rebounds and 1.0 assists in 23.6 minutes.

Chris Reyes, Pepperdine

Reyes had a very impressive campaign with the Waves before an injury cut his season short. He scored in double figures 22 times, including five games of 20 or more, while totaling eight double-doubles. One of his best games came in a 91-85 loss to Portland State when he had 24 points on 9 for 12 shooting from the floor and 6 for 6 from the free-throw line. He added 11 rebounds, two assists and a block in 36 minutes.

In 27 games, he averaged 13.4 points on 53.7 percent shooting with 7.9 rebounds, 2.4 assists and 1.4 blocks in 33 minutes.

Note: Brekkott Chapman (Weber State) and Isaiah Wright (San Diego) sat out the season as per transfer rules.


Utah State

Lew Evans, Tennessee

Although he saw his minutes fluctuate greatly during much of the season, Evans had some nice games for the Vols. One of his best performances came in a 59-54 win over Alabama when he totaled 13 points on 4 for 7 shooting from the field, including 3 for 6 from 3-point range. He added five rebounds, two blocks and an assist in 29 minutes.

In 32 games, he averaged 3.4 points and 2.8 rebounds in 14.8 minutes.

Jojo McGlaston, Bradley

After a hot start to the season that saw him score in double figures in six of the first seven games, McGlaston showed offensive consistency as he reached that mark just six more times the rest of the way. His best showing came in a 74-63 win over Evansville when he totaled 24 points on 7 for 11 shooting from the floor and 8 for 10 from the foul line in 31 minutes.

In 33 games, he averaged 8.1 points on 41.3 percent shooting with 3.7 rebounds in 21.8 minutes.

David Collette, Utah

Collette was a very important weapon for the Utes' front line. he was consistent and efficient as he reached double figures in all but one games. One of his best games came in a 74-70 win over Washington State when he finished with a season-best 22 points on 7 for 9 shooting from the floor and 8 for 13 from the free-throw line. He added six rebounds, three steals and three blocks in 29 minutes.

In 22 games, he averaged 13.6 points on 59.6 percent shooting with 5.1 rebounds and 1.0 assists in 25.4 minutes.

Note: Elston Jones, is sitting out the season before he becomes eligible to play for UC-Irvine. John Middleton will be eligible to play the 2017-18 season after transferring to Valparaiso.


Utah Valley

Hayes Garrity, Idaho State

Garrity only played the first half of the year before he was ruled academically ineligible and missed the remainder of the season. His best game came in a 76-46 win over Montana Tech when he recorded 14 points on 50 percent shooting from the floor, including 2 for 5 from 3-point range while grabbing six boards in 25 minutes.

On the season, he averaged 4.6 points and 1.9 rebounds in 18.9 minutes.

Note: Konner Frey sat out the season at Montana State after an All-WAC season in his lone year at UVU.