Former Greene Devil Gillespie transfers to the University of Maryland

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WJHL) — Last week, former Greeneville Greene devil Ja’Kobi Gillespie announced he transferred from Belmont University after two seasons.

Via social media, Gillespie announced he’s headed north to play for the Maryland Terrapins in the Big Ten.

Gillespie has played for the Belmont Bruins out of Nashville for the last two years.

A season ago, the Missouri Valley Conference all-freshman team member poured in over 17 points per contest while adding four rebounds and four assists per game.

The 6-1 sophomore guard says he chose the ‘Terps over Oklahoma, Florida, and Virginia.

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