Purdue Center Lawson To Transfer

By Eric Dutkiewicz

Credit: Purdue University

Sophomore center Jacob Lawson will transfer from Purdue men's basketball program.

April 12, 2013 Updated Nov 4, 2013 at 12:42 PM EST

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (www.incnow.tv) - For the second day in a row, the Purdue men's basketball team has lost a center to transfer.

Jacob Lawson, a sophomore from Reidsville, N.C., was granted a release from his Boilermaker scholarship Friday.

"We enjoyed having Jacob as a member of our program," Purdue head coach Matt Painter said in a statement released by the university. "He's a quality young man."

Lawson played 58 games for the Boilers, and averaged 2.3 points per game.

There was no indication where Lawson will transfer to.




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