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Former 4-Star CBB Recruit Announces Transfer Destination

A general view of the Kansas Jayhawks basketball court.

LAWRENCE, KS - NOVEMBER 24: A general view during the game between the Rider Broncs and the Kansas Jayhawks at Allen Fieldhouse on November 24, 2014 in Lawrence, Kansas. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Sam Cunliffe was a four-star recruit, a top-50 prospect in the class of 2016. Now, he's heading to his third college basketball program.

Earlier this year Kansas announced Cunliffe would be leaving the program. He appeared in 15 games for the Jayhawks last season.

Cunliffe signed with Arizona State out of high school and began his career with the Sun Devils. However, he left ASU midway through his freshman season and transferred to KU.

He announced on Twitter that he's heading to Evansville.

Cunliffe struggled during his one season in Kansas averaging 1.9 points in 4.9 minutes per game last season. However, he put together a solid performance during his short stint at ASU in 2016-17.

The 6-foot-6 guard averaged 9.5 points in 25.4 minutes per appearance. He also shot 40 percent from three-point range.

The newest member of the Purple Aces was the No. 6 small forward and No. 38 overall player in the 2016 class, according to 247Sports' Composite Rankings. He was also rated the top player in the state of Washington.