Pitt Basketball: Cameron Johnson To Seek Transfer

The Pitt basketball team will have to look elsewhere for scoring during the 2017-18 season, after Cameron Johnson announced he will be seeking a transfer.

Johnson, who was the team’s leading returning scorer, is set to move on for his final two years of college eligibility.

The news was reported by the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review late Friday night.

From the report:

“He had no issues with coach Stallings at all,” said Gil Johnson, Cam’s father and a former Pitt player. “They had a plan for him. It was going to be centered around him. But there’s too much uncertainty there. He wants to win, and you’re going to have 8-10 new bodies.”

Last season, Johnson averaged 11.9 points, 4.5 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game.

Pitt finished the season with a disappointing 16-17 record.

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