Wake Forest: center Ody Oguama, forward Ismael Massoud enter the transfer portal

Tw more rising sophomores at Wake Forest has entered the NCAA transfer portal: forward Ismael Massoud and center Ody Oguama. Similar to guard Jahcobi Nearth, who went into the portal on Tuesday this week, Oguama will consider a return to Wake Forest.

Oguama’s decision to enter the portal came on the same day that Wake Forest hired Steve Forbes as its new coach.

As a freshman, Oguama played in 31 games (24 starts) and averaged 2.9 points and 3.9 rebounds.

The 6-foot-8 Massoud was an interesting prospect, too. Massoud brought height and movement shooting to Wake Forest’s lineup (39.8 3P%).

UPDATE: Both Oguama and Massoud will return to Wake Forest for their sophomore seasons. Conor O’Neill of the Winston-Salem Journal notes that Massoud never officially entered the transfer portal.


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