Redshirt junior and starting guard Khwan Fore has been granted release from the University of Richmond men’s basketball team, according to the Richmond Times-Dispatch.
Fore, the team’s
“I am extremely grateful and appreciative for the opportunity that was presented to me.”
Many of his former teammates, including starters De’Monte Buckingham and Jacob Gilyard, expressed their support for Fore on Twitter and wished him luck in the future.
Fore, who is expected to graduate this May, now has the option to transfer to play at another school for his final year of NCAA eligibility or
“I only say I’m surprised because of how much I’ve enjoyed having Khwan and how I feel about him personally,” Mooney said, according to the Times-Dispatch. “Having given a lot to our program and earning his degree in the next month or so, I feel like he thought it would be an opportunity to explore something new.”
Fore’s departure comes after fellow redshirt junior Solly Stansbury left the team earlier this season to pursue his professional career in France.
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