LSU brings in 6-8 transfer Godfrey from Iowa State

Former Iowa State forward Calvin Godfrey is headed to LSU, the

third player signed by new Tigers coach Johnny Jones.

The 6-foot-8, 230-pound Godfrey, whose transfer was approved

Monday, will have two years’ eligibility left after spending last

season at Howard College in Texas, where he averaged 12.6 points

and 7 rebounds.

Godfrey played only his freshman season at Iowa State in 2010-11

before being dismissed from the team following an arrest for

marijuana possession. Godfrey had also been suspended earlier that

season for three Big 12 games for violating unspecified team


He averaged 5.7 points and 5.4 rebounds for the Cyclones as a


Jones’ first two signees were Shavon Coleman, who also played at

Howard, and Shane Hammink, son of former LSU player Geert