Ge­orge­town adds trans­fer Yurt­seven, prospect Ak­injo

The Washington Times Daily - - SPORTS -

North Carolina State cen­ter Omer Yurt­seven will trans­fer to Ge­orge­town, the school an­nounced Mon­day.

The 7-footer orig­i­nally from Is­tan­bul, Tur­key, will be re­quired by NCAA rules to sit out for a year. Yurt­seven has two years of el­i­gi­bil­ity re­main­ing.

The Hoyas also an­nounced that James Ak­injo, a four-star guard prospect from Cal­i­for­nia, has signed with the pro­gram. He will be el­i­gi­ble to play start­ing next sea­son.

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