Originally written on The Cardinal Connect  |  Last updated 10/18/14
Per CBSSports.com, Virginia Tech transfer Dorian Finney-Smith has decided on Florida. He chose the Gators over Iowa State, Louisville, and Memphis. Finney-Smith and his mother had visited Louisville from June 3-5. They then visited Iowa State and Memphis. Finney-Smith’s mother made it clear that Louisville was near the top of her son’s list. However, things obviously changed once the two left town. For what it’s worth, I was told Finney-Smith was close to verbally committing to the Cards while he was on campus. Strangly enough, Florida was the only school that Finney-Smith and his mother did not visit over the last few weeks. However, he did visit Gainesville during his original recruiting process in 2011. Finney-Smith is the second transfer Billy Donovan and the Gators have landed this off-season. South Carolina transfer Damontre Harris has also transferred to Florida. Not landing Dorian Finney-Smith isn’t a huge loss for Louisville, but I think he would have been a bigger addition...
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