Georgia State basketball coach Rob Lanier talks to his team after practice Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2019, at the Georgia State Sports Arena in Atlanta.
Photo: Steve Schaefer/For the AJC
Photo: Steve Schaefer/For the AJC

Georgia State adds basketball transfer from Memphis

Ryan Boyce, a 6-6, 185-pound guard, will join Georgia State basketball as a transfer from Memphis, the school announced Monday.

Boyce redshirted the 2018-19 season before playing in five games this season. He joins the Panthers roster immediately and be eligible for the 2020-21 season. 

“Ryan joining us is a great development for our program,” coach Rob Lanier said in a statement. “He is a tremendous young talent who checks all of our boxes as a student-athlete and as a person. Ryan has such a bright future and we are delighted to have the opportunity to start working with him in the days and weeks ahead.” 

Boyce was a 3-star prospect ranked as high as the No. 6 player in Tennessee by 247Sports. He finished his high school career at Memphis’ East High, which won the Class AAA State Championship in 2018.

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