He entered the transfer portal on March 16th. He has three years of eligibility remaining; he is listed at 6’8″ and 233 pounds.
Hankins-Sanford was a member of the 2022 recruiting class. He attended Julius L. Chambers High School in Charlotte, NC. 247Sports Composite rated him as the seventh-best recruit in the state of North Carolina. He was the Gamecocks’ second-highest rated commit in the class, behind only projected first-round pick Gregory “GG” Jackson II.
Last season, Hankins-Sanford played in 22 games, averaging 2.3 points and 2.2 rebounds across 8.0 minutes.
UMass has now added two transfer commits: Hankins-Sanford and Saint Francis center Josh Cohen.