East Carolina star Jayden Gardner has a loaded list of suitors

When East Carolina star Jayden Gardner decided to enter the transfer portal, it was no secret that he would quickly become one of the most coveted players in the country. And a quick look at the schools who've contacted him absolutely confirms that.


On Tuesday ESPN's Jeff Borzello reported that Gardner, who averaged 18.8 points per game and 8.3 rebounds per game this season has heard from the following schools: Arkansas, Virginia Tech, Pitt, Ole Miss, Tennessee, Miami, Virginia, NC State, Oklahoma State, Texas A&M, Notre Dame, Florida, Vanderbilt, Alabama and Boston College.

The 6'8 forward was an All-AAC first team member this season.