Rick Pitino

Suspended Louisville forward Bowen enrolls at South Carolina

Suspended Louisville freshman Brian Bowen Jr. has signed to play with South Carolina.

Bowen was held out of practices and games after Louisville announced it was being investigated as part of a federal corruption probe of bribery in college basketball that led to the firing of coach Rick Pitino.

The 6-foot-7 forward enrolled at South Carolina this week. He will sit out the next two semesters before hitting the court, due to NCAA transfer rules.

"Brian deserves a fresh start," Gamecocks coach Frank Martin said in a statement Wednesday.

Ten people, including four assistant coaches and Adidas executive James Gatto, were initially charged in the...

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