Carter to transfer to Illinois-Chicago

Updated: May 6, 2010, 7:07 PM ET
By Scott Powers | ESPNChicago.com

UIC coach Jimmy Collins understood the type of player that Minnesota transfer Paul Carter could be for the Flames from the moment he heard Carter was available.

With Carter's 6-foot-8 size, offensive ability, toughness inside and two years of Big Ten experience, Collins saw someone who could elevate UIC from last year's 3-15 conference record to being a contender in the Horizon League.

"He's the kind of guy who's been missing from our program for quite a while," Collins said.

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