By: Jay Yeomans
Published: January 21, 2019
It was a very impressive weekend for a pair of former Cougars who are finishing their college careers at other schools.
Jordan Chatman continued his resurgence from beyond the arc on Sunday as the Boston College Eagles overcame a double-digit halftime deficit to knock off the No. 11 ranked Florida State Seminoles, 87-82.
Chatman played a huge role in the comeback as he registered 17 points on the strength of 5-for-7 shooting from beyond the arc while adding three boards and a block in 35 minutes.
The former BYU guard was especially impressive in the second half as he connected on back-to-back-to-back triples as the Eagles took the lead.
The ACC Digital Network Twitter page shared highlights of the 3-point barrage.
After a cold spell from the outside to start ACC play, Chatman has connected on 11 of his last 17 3-point attempts.
On the season, Chatman is averaging 13.1 points, 2.2 rebounds and 2.0 assists in 35.8 minutes a night.
Jake Toolson had another remarkable shooting night on Saturday, but it wasn’t enough as the Utah Valley Wolverines dropped an 83-78 decision to the New Mexico State Aggies.
Toolson was ridiculously efficient in the loss, finishing with a game-high 26 points on 11 of 14 shooting from the field, including 50 percent from 3-point land and 2-for-3 from the free-throw line in 35 minutes.
Through 20 games, Toolson is averaging a team-high 16.4 points a night on 59.7 percent shooting from the field, 48.7 percent from distance and 88.9 percent at the foul line. He also chips in with 4.4 rebounds and 2.1 assists in 33.6 minutes.
In other news regarding Cougar basketball transfers, Kajon Brown has been a steady contributor for the Southeast Louisiana Lions. His best game of late came in a 63-60 loss to Bradley when he recorded a season-high 11 points on 2-for-4 shooting from 3-point range and 5-for-6 from the free-throw stripe. He added four rebounds and an assist in 26 minutes.
On the season, he is averaging 4.5 points on 38.8 percent shooting with 2.5 rebounds in 17.6 minutes a night.
Zach Frampton has played big minutes all season for a 7-8 Dixie State team. His best game of the year came a couple of weeks ago in a 77-74 loss to UCCS when he managed a career-high 15 points on 4-for-6 shooting from the field and 7-for-8 from the foul line. He added four rebounds, two assists, two steals and a block in 30 minutes.
In 15 games, Frampton is averaging 4.9 points on 35.4 percent shooting with 3.2 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 1.3 steals in 25 minutes a game.
As for Steven Beo, he has played just three games for Eastern Washington and his scored three points and grabbed four rebounds in 20 total minutes on the floor.