KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT.) -- Tennessee redshirt junior guard Jalen Johnson on Monday entered his name into the transfer portal.
Tennessee basketball guard Jalen Johnson has entered the transfer portal as a grad transfer. Made two starts this season.— Matt Zenitz (@mzenitz) March 23, 2020
The Durham, North Carolina native averaged 3.5 points, 2.0 rebounds and 15.7 minutes per game and appeared in all 31 games this past season. Johnson made multiple 3-pointers in six games and 22 of his 34 field goals came from beyond the arc.
He played a key role in UT’s road win at sixth-ranked Kentucky, knocking down two huge 3-pointers and finishing the night with eight points.
Johnson finished his degree in communication studies in December and will be eligible to play immediately.