Bears get Golden Bear
Cal guard trasfers to Baylor
WACO, Texas (AP) - Freshman guard Gary Franklin is transferring
to Baylor after starting 11 of California's first 13 games this
Baylor coach Scott Drew said Wednesday that the California
native has enrolled in classes on the Waco campus. The 6-foot-2
guard will have three seasons of eligibility after sitting out the
rest of this season and the 2011 fall semester.
Franklin was averaging 8.2 points for California when he said
that he was leaving last week. Cal coach Mike Montgomery said he
was disappointed but wished Franklin well.
As a senior at Mater Dei High in Santa Ana, Calif., Franklin
averaged 17.4 points, 4.0 assists and 4.0 rebounds a game and was
the California Interscholastic Federational player of the year.
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