Thursday , Apr , 01 , 2010 C.Y. Ellis

Lavender transfers to Xavier

Cincinnati, OH (Sports Network) – Former Oklahoma starting point guard Drew
Lavender has transferred to Xavier.

Lavender averaged 9.7 points and 3.2 assists in 32 games as a sophomore last
year with the Sooners. In two years, the 5-foot-7 guard played in 63 games,
starting 59 times.

Lavender, who has completed his paperwork and is currently taking summer
classes at Xavier, will have to sit out the upcoming season. He will have two
years of eligibility remaining beginning with the 2006-07 season.