(CBSSports.com/Jeff Goodman) –– Keion Bell wants to play at a higher level.
The 6-foot-3 Pepperdine guard, who has just one year left of eligiblity, has decided to transfer from the Waves after a difficult season marred by injuries and a suspension.READ MORE: Authorities To Make ‘Major’ Announcement In Kristin Smart Disappearance Case
Bell is explosive and can score the ball. He averaged 18.9 points in 20 games last season and has scored 1,365 points in his three-year career.
Bell told CBSSports.com he will visit Missouri Sunday and he is hoping to take a trip to Texas A&M later this month. Oregon is also involved.READ MORE: 2 Men, Woman Arrested In West Covina After Catalytic Converter Theft In Irwindale Leads To Police Pursuit
“It’s not that the WCC is a bad conference,” Bell said. “But it doesn’t compare to the Big 12.”
Bell, who is rehabbing from wrist surgery, said all the coaches are recruiting him as a combo guard who will have to sit out this season and have one year remaining.MORE NEWS: LAUSD Reopens Campuses Tuesday For First Time Since March 2020
“I want to definitely take visits to Missouri and Texas A&M before I make a decision,” Bell said. “