Southern Mississippi and coach Larry Eustachy announced the signing of guard Solomon Brown of Los Angeles, Cal/St. Thomas More Prep, Conn/Iona/Cypress CC, Cal/Louisiana Tech/Los Angeles CC, Cal. The Golden Eagles recently gained guard Michael Ford of Macon, Ga/Los Angeles Southwest CC, Cal., who averaged 24.4 points last season.
Sophomore center Ted Morris of St. Louis-Chaminade, Mo., is transferring from Indiana State to Montana State. Montana State recently gained guard Ryan Holmes of Goodyear-Millennium, Ariz., who averaged 29.3 points as a senior.
Stony Brook has signed guard Antwan Hardy of Rockville-Montrose Christian, Md; forward Greg Lewis of Bordentown, NJ/New Hope-Solebury School, Pa; and forward Matt Robbins of Slingerlands, NY/Blair Academy, NJ.
Top Available Transfers:
*Sophomore forward/guard Derrick Byars, transfer from Virginia.
*Freshman center/forward David Padgett, transfer from Kansas.
*Freshman guard Omar Wilkes, transfer from Kansas.
*Sophomore forward/center Bernard Cote, transfer from Kentucky.
*Starting sophomore guard Armondo Surratt, transfer from Miami-Florida.
*Guard De'Angelo Alexander, transfer from Oklahoma.
*Guard Elijah Ingram, transfer from St. John's.
*Starting junior center Gabe Lee, transfer from UMass.