JUCO SF Cameron Forte commits to Georgia

Cameron Forte

Cameron Forte has committed to UGA.

Cameron Forte, a JUCO small forward, has committed to the Georgia Bulldogs. He is the fourth recruit for Mark Fox’s 2012-13 class.

“I just committed to the University of Georgia on a full ride scholarship to play basketball!,” Forte announced on Twitter today (@Smoothiewhatup).

Forte (6-7, 210) currently attends Howard Junior College in Big Spring, Texas and has three years of eligibility remaining. In his first season there as a redshirt freshman, he averaged 22.5 points, 7.5 rebounds, and 2.6 assists per game.

“I just talked to Coach Fox. He was pretty excited,” Forte told UGASports.com. “I just felt like it was the best. I felt most comfortable with their coaching staff and the players. It’s a growing program.”

Forte signed with Texas Tech and former head coach Billy Gillespie out of high school. After one season with the Red Raiders and not getting into a game, he transferred to Northern Arizona.

However, Forte was unable to obtain a waiver to play immediately at NAU. So he then transferred to Howard J.C.

Forte selected the Georgia Bulldogs over offers from Auburn, Colorado State, Minnesota, Ole Miss, Pittsburgh, Washington State, Long Beach State, and others.

Georgia’s 2012-13 recruiting class is now complete. J.J. Frazier and Juwan Parker signed with UGA last November, and Kenny Paul Geno inked with the Dawgs earlier this week.

The late signing period began on Wednesday and runs through May 15.

Related Links

More in UGA Basketball

Cameron Forte

Bulldogs’ Cameron Forte to Transfer as Graduate

Kevin KelleyApr 22, 2015
Michael Edwards

Michael Edwards Signs with Bulldogs

UGA Sports CommunicationsApr 17, 2015
Michael Edwards

3-Star Center Michael Edwards Commits to UGA

Kevin KelleyApr 14, 2015
UGA-Michigan State

Georgia Falls to Michigan State 70-63 in NCAA Tournament

UGA Sports CommunicationsMar 20, 2015
Andy Landers

Andy Landers Announces Retirement

UGA Sports CommunicationsMar 16, 2015
UGA Basketball

UGA a 10th Seed in 2015 NCAA Tournament, will face Michigan State

Kevin KelleyMar 15, 2015
Jim Brown-USA TODAY Sports

Georgia Falls to No. 21 Arkansas 60-49 in SEC Semifinal

UGA Sports CommunicationsMar 14, 2015
UGA-South Carolina

Georgia Advances to SEC Semifinals with 74-62 Win over South Carolina

UGA Sports CommunicationsMar 14, 2015
UGA-South Carolina

UGA to Face South Carolina in SEC Tournament Quarterfinals

Kevin KelleyMar 12, 2015
SicEmDawgs.com is your source for Georgia Bulldogs football, basketball, baseball and recruiting, plus UGA Dawgs future schedules, commitments, and signees.

Go Dawgs!!

© 2015 SicEmDawgs.com - Partner of USA TODAY Sports Digital Properties