Report: Maryland CB enters NCAA transfer portal
On NCAA transfer portal deadline day, a Maryland cornerback is reportedly among the players who will explore his options to play elsewhere in 2022. Lavonte Gater has reportedly entered his name into the NCAA transfer portal.
#Terps senior defensive back Lavonte Gater has entered the transfer portal. Started two games last season at cornerback, totaling 23 tackles and a forced fumble.
— Scott Greene (@TerrapinNation) May 1, 2022
Gater appeared in all 30 games for Mike Locksley’s squad over the past 3 seasons. In his career, he has made 59 tackles with a pass breakup and a forced fumble.
Gater is entering his senior season. He also has the NCAA’s COVID-19 waiver to return for a fifth year as a super senior. Gater has yet to use a redshirt.
As a recruit, Gater was a 3-star ATH, rated the 247Sports Composite’s No. 10 player from Washington, D.C. He chose Maryland over 6 other scholarship offers, including Rutgers.