Mountaineers sign JC forward Remi Dibo
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- West Virginia coach Bob Huggins has signed junior college transfer Remi Dibo for next season.
Huggins said Wednesday the 6-foot-9 forward will help the Mountaineers on the defensive end of the court and with rebounding, where the Mountaineers struggled last season.
Dibo averaged 18.2 points and nearly five rebounds last season at Casper College in Wyoming. He made 42 percent of his 3-point attempts and 83 percent of his free throws.
Dibo finished his high school career at Beckley's Mountain State Academy. The native of Paris played on the nnder-16 French national team. He was born in the Ivory Coast and played for Team Africa.
Dibo has two years of eligibility remaining.