Charlotte 49ers forward Shamari Spears, a 6-foot-6, 235-pound transfer from Boston College has been named one of the Top 25 impact transfers in the country for the 2009-10 season by Rivals.com, a a recruiting Web site.
Spears, a former Observer Piedmont Player of the Year while a sophomore at Salisbury High, averaged 9.6 points and 6.1 rebounds in his sophomore season with the Eagles. He shot 49.3 percent from the field; 71.6 percent from the foul line and was second on the team with 88 free throw attempts.
Spears transferred to Charlotte to be closer to home. He has two seasons of eligibility remaining.
Wednesday, May 27, 2009
Posted by Observer Sports at 11:19 AM