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

UGA-UK 2016

Georgia Stumbles at Kentucky

UGA Sports CommunicationsFeb 10, 2016
UGA-UK 2015

Hoops Preview: Georgia at Kentucky

Brandon SudgeFeb 9, 2016
Georgia-Florida

Georgia-Florida Pegged For “Super Tuesday”

UGA Sports CommunicationsFeb 9, 2016
UGA Basketball

Bulldogs Shut Down Auburn at Home

UGA Sports CommunicationsFeb 6, 2016
Fans cheer on the Bulldogs during the final moments of their game against the South Carolina Gamecocks at Stegeman Coliseum on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016, in Athens, Ga. (Photo by David Barnes)

Hoops Preview: Georgia Hopes to Continue Momentum Swing vs. Auburn

Brandon SudgeFeb 6, 2016
Georgia-South Carolina

UGA Downs No. 25 South Carolina at Home

Kevin KelleyFeb 2, 2016
Georgia-Baylor

UGA Falls to No. 17 Baylor on the Road

UGA Sports CommunicationsJan 31, 2016
UGA-LSU 2016

Bulldogs Fall Short at LSU

UGA Sports CommunicationsJan 26, 2016
UGA Basketball

Hoops Preview: Georgia Begins Crucial Stretch at LSU

Brandon SudgeJan 26, 2016
UGA-Arkansas

Bulldogs Win Overtime Thriller Against Arkansas

UGA Sports CommunicationsJan 23, 2016
UGA-TAMU

Hoops Preview: Arkansas at Georgia

Brandon SudgeJan 23, 2016
The Georgia student section attempts to distract Texas A&M guard Danuel House (23) at the free throw line. (Photo by Ted Mayer)

A Look Ahead for Georgia Basketball

Brandon SudgeJan 23, 2016

© 2016 SicEmDawgs.com
Partner of USA TODAY Sports Digital Properties