Former Purdue G Eastern transferring to Howard

Former Purdue starter Nojel Eastern announced Thursday he is transferring to Howard.”For the culture,” he posted on Twitter, along with the hashtags WhyNot, HBCU and COMMITTED and an image of himself in a No. 20 Howard jersey.The 6-foot-7 wing played 104 games with the Boilermakers over the last three seasons, including 62 starts. He averaged 7.5 points and 5.5 rebounds in 2018-19 and 4.9 points and 4.0 rebounds in 2019-20.