Former UConn Huskies forward Jamal Coombs-McDaniel was admitted Wednesday into a state drug education program that could leave him without a criminal record. He’ll have to take 10 drug education classes and perform 75 hours of community service.
Connecticut swingman Jamal Coombs-McDaniel, who was recently arrested on drug charges, plans to transfer from the national champions, the school said Thursday.
Jamal Coombs-McDaniel, who isn’t a scorer, had a career-high 25 points and Kemba Walker, the Big East’s No. 2 scorer, had 22 as No. 10 Connecticut beat Providence 75-57 on Sunday night.