UTAH UTES

JUCO Wing Jordan Kellier Has Committed To Utah Basketball

Jun 29, 2020, 11:05 AM | Updated: 11:51 am
Silas Walker, Deseret News...
Silas Walker, Deseret News

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Utah basketball has received a commitment from junior college wing Jordan Kellier.

The 6’6 wing from Portmore, Jamaica will join the Utah program after playing at Williston State junior college.

According to Adam Zagoria of the New York Times first reported the move by Kellier and mentioned that he had two or potentially three years to play.

Williston State College is located in North Dakota. Kellier started in 19 of the 21 games played last season while averaging 17.4 points, 8.6 rebounds and 1.8 assists per game. He shot 44.6 percent from the field, 27.3 percent from beyond the arc and 79.8 percent from the free throw line.

Later Monday morning, Kellier announced his decision to join the Runnin’ Utes.

According to Verbal Commits, Kellier received offers from Jacksonville State, Cedarville, McNeese State, Eastern Illinois and Prairie View A&M.

Utah lost two players to the transfer portal from last season including Both Gach and Matt Van Komen. Gach committed to Minnesota and Van Komen will be joining St. Mary’s.

The Utes also granted the release from three-star recruit Caleb Lohner’s National Letter of Intent. Lohner recently signed with BYU.

Trevor Allen is a Utah Utes Insider for KSLSports.com and host of the Crimson Corner podcast. Follow him on Twitter: @TrevorASportsYou can download and listen to the podcast, here.

  • Utah Utes Scoreboard

  • Utah Utes Team Leaders

  • Utah Utes Standings

Utah Utes

Devin Lloyd - Utah Utes vs. Arizona State...
Michelle Bodkin

How Will ASU Respond To Losing Herm Edwards, Other Game Day Info

The million dollar question this week is how will ASU respond in a big game after releasing their head coach and moving on with interim head coach Shaun Aguano?
1 day ago
Morgan Scalley - Utah Utes...
Michelle Bodkin

Report: Morgan Scalley Receives Significant Raise In Contract Update

Utah defensive coordinator Morgan Scalley's received another significant contract upgrade.
1 day ago
Sun-Devil-Stadium-Arizona-State-Football-Utah...
KSL Sports

Week 4: How To Watch, Stream Or Listen To Local College Football

Week 4 of the college football season is here and the locals contests include an in-state matchup between Utah Tech and Southern Utah.
2 days ago
Cam Rising - Utah Utes vs. ASU...
Michelle Bodkin

Three Things To Watch: #13 Utah Vs. ASU

The #13 Utah Utes will be back on the road since their season opener in Gainesville, this time flying to Tempe to take on an embattled ASU team.
2 days ago
Devin Kaufusi Utah Football...
Jeremy Mauss

Kaufusi: Utah’s Defensive Motto Is Relentless, Smart, Nasty, Ballhawks

Utah's defense had a huge game this past weekend by shutting down San Diego State 35-7 to improve to 2-1 on the year.
2 days ago
Utah Campus - College...
Michelle Bodkin

Student Arrested After Nuclear Threats Over Utah Football Game

A University of Utah student was arrested Wednesday after making threats to detonate a nuclear reactor on campus if the Utah football team lost their game to San Diego State last weekend.
2 days ago
JUCO Wing Jordan Kellier Has Committed To Utah Basketball