UofL BASKETBALL | Cards pick up transfer from UNC Asheville

04/08/2016 09:23 PM

Louisville native, and former Manual High standout Dwayne Sutton announce Friday that he will transfer to the University of Louisville from UNC-Asheville. Sutton is 6-foot-5 and averaged over 12 points and 7.7 rebounds in his freshman season, and earns MVP of the Big South Tournament after a 25 point, 18 rebound game against Winthrop.

Sutton will sit out one season, and have three remaining seasons of eligibility as a preferred walk on. He will enroll at U of L in May and join his new teammates this summer.

Here are hightlights from UNC-Asheville’s victory over Winthrop.

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