Redshirt sophomore Alex Murphy leaving Duke

By Jeff Borzello | College Basketball Writer

Alex Murphy (USATSI)
Duke forward Alex Murphy is expected to transfer. (USATSI)

More College Basketball: Today's Games | Daily Top 25 (And 1) | Duke team home

Alex Murphy plans to leave Duke at the end of the semester, sources told CBSSports.com.

Murphy, a 6-foot-9 sophomore forward from Rhode Island, has played in just five games this season for the Blue Devils, totaling 33 minutes and five points. Last season, he averaged 2.1 points in 31 games.

He redshirted his freshman season after arriving from St. Mark's (Mass.).

Florida could be a logical destination, given his older brother, Erik, just finished his four-year career with the Gators. Erik was drafted in the second round by the Chicago Bulls.

CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
COMMENTS
Conversation powered by Livefyre

Latest Video

July 2, 2015
What's next for Coach K? (2:20)
July 2, 2015
Lamont Smith settling in at San Diego
(2:02)
June 30, 2015
John Calipari will stay at Kentucky
(2:03)
June 29, 2015
Gottlieb: Bo Ryan returning
(1:56)

Latest

Most Popular

2015 NCAA Tournament
Final Four