While the football program is routinely gutted by the transfer process, head men’s basketball coach Billy Donovan continues to convince those not happy with their current situations to come play for the Florida Gators. The latest to announce his intentions to transfer to Florida is forward Alex Murphy, younger brother of former Gators forward Erik Murphy.
The younger Murphy was...
Alex Murphy, the little brother of former Florida Gator Erik, has decided to transfer from Duke to Florida. Murphy sent out the following tweet on Tuesday, announcing that it was official.
Duke says Alex Murphy is transferring out of the program.
Team spokesman Matt Plizga issued a statement Friday saying Murphy is leaving in good academic standing and is expected to transfer to another Division I school.
Murphy says, ''It is in my best interest to leave the program at this point.'' Coach Mike Krzyzewski says it was ''an honor'' to...
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December 06, 2013
Duke officially announced on Friday morning that forward Alex Murphy will transfer. The younger brother of former Florida forward Erik Murphy, Alex could potentially target Florida as a school of interest when he leaves Duke at the end of the semester. It looks like a fit that could benefit both sides.
Alex Murphy has decided to transfer from Duke at the end of the semester. Murphy has averaged 6.6 minutes per game in five of the Blue Devils' nine games this season. Murphy was a four-star recruit in the class of 2011. Rodney Hood and Jabari Parker each average over 30 minutes per game at the position Murphy would play. Murphy figures to be a highly coveted transfer.
December 06, 2013
According to The Chronicle, Duke's Alex Murphy has decided to transfer.
Alex Murphy has made the decision to transfer from Duke, a source familiar with the matter confirmed to The Chronicle.
Murphy, a redshirt sophomore, will transfer at the end of the semester. The Blue Devils do not play again until Dec. 16 against Gardner-Webb after the conclusion of the Fall semester...
Alex Murphy (6-foot-9 230 pounds) came to Duke a year earlier than expected when he was academically reclassified andthat led to his being Red Shirted for the 2011-2012 season. The move was said to have been made to allow him to mature physically. Early on last season, it seemed to have paid off.
Alex had played for the U-20 Finnish Team in the 2012 FIBA World Championships...
If you've been following any of the current Duke Basketball team members in their respective summer action you have been hearing good things; encouraging things. Perhaps no one has been more encouraging than Alex Murphy. The 6-foot-8 redshirt freshman has been turning some heads and raising some eyebrows with his play this summer with the Finnish National team.
Murphy who redshirted...
It came as a bit of a surprise, at least to me, when I saw that Duke redshirt freshman Alex Murphy will be play for the U-20 Finnish National Team. For one I had no idea Murphy or his family was of Finnish decent, but apparently his mother, Paivi, played on Finland's national team from 1988-94 and also played professionally in Sweden.
Murphy got to learn a lot while redshirting...