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Melo Eggleston Leaves Wake Forest Basketball Program

Wake Forest University made the announcement Wednesday.
Credit: Jim Dedmon-USA TODAY Sports
Wake Forest Demon Deacons guard Melo Eggleston (11) makes a dunk against Charlotte 49ers guard Jon Davis (3) during the second period at Halton Arena.

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Sophomore forward Melo Eggleston has left the Wake Forest men’s basketball program.

The 6-8 native of Suitland, Md., appeared in 21 games as a freshman in 2017-18, averaging 1.0 points and 1.1 rebounds in 5.0 minutes per game.

Wake Forest opens the 2018-19 season on Nov. 2 with an exhibition contest against Belmont Abbey. The regular season begins on Nov. 10 as the Demon Deacons host North Carolina A&T.