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Former City of London Academy and Peckham Pride guard Gedi Juozapaitis has transferred to NCAA Division 1 school University of Maine for the upcoming season.
The 6’4″ combo-guard has spent two years playing for the Georgia Southern Eagles, averaging 7.5 points, 2.2 rebounds, 1.3 assists in 25 minutes per game last season.
Eagle Nation, thank you for the unforgettable 2 years I had being an Eagle. I have made memories and friendships that I will cherish forever. With that being said, I’m excited for this next chapter with @MaineMBB 🐻 pic.twitter.com/DwYZL2fgxX
— Gedi (@13GediJ) April 5, 2022
Prior to his time with the Eagles, the Hoopsfix All-Star Classic alumnus competed in Florida at Division 2 Flagler college where he averaged 19 points and 7.6 rebounds per game.
Juozapaitis has participated in the Hoopsfix All-Star Classic four times, winning the MVP award in the under-17 game in 2017, scoring 20 points, along with 7 rebounds and 5 assists.
Gedi Juozapaitis (@gdouble13) FTW! Trailing by one, Gedi comes up with the game-winning three with 5 seconds remaining for @FlaglerMBB! 🔥🇬🇧🏀#Hoopsfix #BritishBasketball
🎥: Will Brown @wwbrown19/ St. Augustine Record. pic.twitter.com/vtbOSF8lbq
— Hoopsfix (@Hoopsfix) January 21, 2020
The Maine Black Bears men’s basketball team finished last in the America East conference this season with a 6-23 record.