Penn State hoops adds F out of MAAC via graduate transfer
The Nittany Lions and head coach Micah Shrewsberry remain active in the transfer portal, adding a graduate transfer Friday afternoon.
The player is Jalanni White, a 6-foot-8 forward out of Canisius. Canisius is a member of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference.
During his four-year career, White appeared in 98 games (51 starts) while averaging 5.1 points per game and shooting 51% from the field. White also averaged 2.6 rebounds and 0.7 blocks for his career.
“We are excited that Jalanni decided to join our family,” said Shrewsberry via press release. “He is an experienced player who will fit in nicely with our current group. His toughness, skill, length and athleticism will help us become a better team on both the offensive and defensive ends of the floor.”
White will have one year of eligibility with the Nittany Lions.
Another new Nittany Lion 🦁 Welcome to Penn State, Jalanni White!
— Penn State Men’s Basketball (@PennStateMBB) July 30, 2021