Former Center Point star Keonna Farmer leaves Auburn for UAB

Keonna Farmer will transfer from Auburn and continue her college basketball career at UAB.NCAA transfer rules will force the former Center Point star to sit out the 2014-15 season, but will have three years of eligibility after that."We are extremely excited to welcome Keonna to our Blazer family," UAB coach Randy Norton said in a statement through the school. "She is a hometown kid that takes great pride in our university. Keonna is the full package. She is a high character person, an excellent student-athlete and an outstanding athlete. She has the opportunity to impact this program in many ways."Farmer played in eight games for Auburn last season and averaged 0.8 points a game.The 6-foot-1 forward was a two-time first team all-state and all-metro pick at Center Point High School.ESPN rated Farmer a four-star recruit coming out of high school.
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