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Due to the transfer of Jamail Jones and Aaron Durley not coming to Milwaukee next season, Buzz Williams and the Marquette Golden Eagles had two open scholarships for next season. Only one remains now as Arizona State transfer Trent Lockett tweeted that he will be finishing his college career at MU.
Lockett tweeted Saturday afternoon: “I’ve been a sundevil since 16. I love and appreciate the people and experience at ASU. Saying that, I am excited to finish my last yr at MU!”
The decision reportedly came down to Marquette and Iowa State as Lockett was looking for a landing spot close to his hometown of Golden Valley, Minnesota so he could be closer to his ailing mother. Under NCAA transfer rules, Lockett would usually have to sit out a season but due to these circumstances, he is expected to apply for a waiver that would make him eligible at MU for the 2012-2013 season.
This is a huge addition for the program as one of their biggest challenges next season will be replacing the scor...
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Trent Lockett, a key contributor on Arizona State's basketball team last season, will transfer to Marquette University for his final season of eligibility.
Lockett, 21, decided to transfer from Arizona State to be closer to his mother, who is battling cancer. She lives in Golden Valley, Minn., which is six hours away from Milwaukee. With the new graduate transfer rules in the...
TEMPE, Ariz. Arizona State forward Trent Lockett will transfer to Marquette for his final season, he and the school said in a joint announcement Saturday.
The move will bring Lockett closer to his mother, Judy, who recently was diagnosed with cancer, and probably closer to the NCAA tournament.
"It's the hardest decision I've ever had to make," said Lockett, who...
Not all transfers are made the same. Arizona State's Trent Lockett is the 3rd Sun Devil to leave the program, though in this case it's to be closer to his mother who has been diagnosed with cancer. Lockett has already graduated, and will have one year or eligibility while he works on an advanced degree. He can receive a waiver to play immediately, or he can take advantage...
Arizona State's Trent Lockett, the team's leading scorer last season, says he will transfer to Marquette for his senior season to be closer to his mother, who has been diagnosed with cancer.
Lockett, whose mother lives in Minnesota, already has earned a bachelor's degree in business communication from Arizona State.
In a statement released by Arizona State, Lockett...
Tempe, Ariz. - According to AP reports....Arizona State's Trent Lockett says he will transfer to Marquette for his senior season to be closer to his mother, who has been diagnosed with cancer and lives in Minneapolis.
Lockett tweeted today, "I've been a Sundevil since 16. I love and appreciate the people and experience at ASU. Saying that, I am excited to finish my...