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Armaan Franklin transfers from Indiana to Virginia

Feb 7, 2021; Bloomington, Indiana, USA; Indiana Hoosiers guard Armaan Franklin (2) points at the few fans in the stands after scoring a basket in the final second of the game to take the lead during the game at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall. The Indiana Hoosiers defeated the Iowa Hawkeyes 67 to 65. Mandatory Credit: Marc Lebryk-USA TODAY Sports

Former Indiana standout Armaan Franklin announced Thursday night that he intends to transfer to Virginia.

The guard from Indianapolis revealed his decision on his social media account. He entered the transfer portal soon after Indiana fired head coach Archie Miller.

“Excited about the next chapter in my hoops life,” Franklin wrote above an image of him in a Virginia jersey with the word “COMMITTED” across the bottom. “Still, have to say a big thanks to the IU community, fans and my teammates for all their support. Know that I appreciate you all so much!”

As a sophomore this season, Franklin averaged 11.4 points and 4.1 rebounds to go along with 1.2 steals per game. He shot 42.9 percent from the field and 42.4 percent from beyond the arc.

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–Field Level Media