Smotrycz transferring to Maryland

Evan Smotrycz has decided where he’s going to play basketball next season.

Smotrycz announced on his Twitter account Monday that he’s heading to the University of Maryland.

The 6-foot-9, 235-pound forward said he was leaving Michigan’s program last month.

Smotrycz averaged 7.7 points and 4.9 rebounds as a sophomore last season, starting the first 18 games and coming off the bench for the final 16 games. He scored 15 points, making 6 of 7 shots, including a pair of 3-pointers, in an NCAA tournament loss to Ohio.

Smotrycz, from Reading, Mass., averaged 6.3 points as a freshman and started in 24 of 35 games.