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Coleman Hawkins, Arthur Kaluma Toplist

A month after the transfer window closed and just over a week after the NBA Draft deadline, several talented players at both the high-major and mid-major levels are still unsure where they will play college basketball next season.

That's not a huge surprise considering that around 2,000 players entered the portal during the 45-day window in the spring. That number has slowly declined over the summer months, although some big names have yet to commit to the 2024-25 season.

With Jamir Watkins about to return to Florida State, here's a look at the top 10 players remaining in the transfer portal.

COLEMAN HAWKINS, ILLINOIS

Hawkins became the hottest transfer on the market after withdrawing from the draft. The 6-foot-1 forward was named All-Big Ten after averaging 12.1 points and 6.1 rebounds at Illinois last season. Hawkins also shot a career-high 36.9% from beyond the arc on 4.6 attempts per game.

Hawkins will reportedly visit Kansas State this weekend after canceling a trip to Louisville.

ARTHUR KALUMA, STATE OF KANSAS

Kaluma withdrew from the NBA draft and entered the transfer portal after one season at Kansas State. The 6'7″ versatile forward averaged 14.4 points and 7.0 rebounds per game for the Wildcats and started 32 of 33 games. He had 23 points, seven rebounds and three steals in a surprise win over Iowa State in the final game of the regular season.

Memphis, Illinois and Creighton are reportedly in the running for Kaluza's services. Kaluma began his college career with the Bluejays.

KEN EVANS JR., JACKSON STATE

Evans, the reigning SWAC Player of the Year, is looking for a new home after spending the last five years at Jackson State. The 6-foot-4 guard is coming off his best season, averaging 18.8 points, 5.4 rebounds and 1.3 steals per game while shooting 39.2% from downtown. Those numbers could earn him some attention from power conference programs.

CHRIS LEDLUM, ST. JOHN’S

It's unclear if Ledlum will be able to play in the 2024-25 season after the NCAA denied him a fifth year of eligibility, prompting Ledlum to file suit against the governing body. Still, he joined the team after a season at St. John's in which he averaged 9.5 points and 6.9 rebounds per game. If the 6-foot-6 forward wins his legal battle, he would be a key addition late in the offseason.

JORDAN LATHON, MOREHEAD STATE

Lathon helped Morehead State to a program-record 26 wins and an appearance in the NCAA Tournament. The 6-foot-4 guard was named All-OVC selection, averaging 15.6 points, 6.0 rebounds and 2.4 assists per game while shooting 38.4 percent of his 3-pointers. Against Illinois in the first round of the tournament, he scored 23 points, grabbed seven rebounds and dished out four assists.

CHAUNCE JENKINS, OLD DOMINION

Jenkins' steady development at the mid-major level over the past four seasons makes him an interesting prospect as a fifth-year senior in 2024-25. The two-time All-Sun Belt guard averaged 15.9 points, 3.8 rebounds and 2.7 assists last season. After getting some opportunities at Wichita State, Jenkins developed into one of the best guards in the Sun Belt Conference and could make a significant impact at the high-major level.

AUGUST MAHONEY, YALE

Mahoney would be a key addition to a team that needs long-range shooting in the backcourt, as the 6-foot-4 guard has a career 44.5% three-point percentage. Mahoney averaged double-digit scoring for a Yale team that won the Ivy League and pulled off an upset win over fourth-seeded Auburn in the NCAA Tournament.

DJ BURNS, YOUNGSTOWN STATE

Burns, not to be confused with NC State's DJ Burns, dominated the Horizon League in his only season at Youngstown State. The 6-foot-4 forward averaged 13.1 points and a league-best 11.0 rebounds and started all 32 games. Burns' versatility and tenacity at the basket make him one of the best mid-major transfers available.

EARL TIMBERLAKE, BRYANT

Timberlake is in action for the fourth time in five years. The 6-foot-6 guard is looking for a new home after posting 14.6 points and 9.0 rebounds with Bryant last season. The Washington native shot 62.0 percent from the field, a career high, and also dished out 3.9 assists per game.

CASEY JONES, EASTERN WASHINGTON

Jones was one of many Eagles players to exit the portal after head coach David Riley left the team to take the job at Washington State. The 6-foot-6 native of Sammamish, Washington, was named All-Big Sky last season, averaging 12.6 points, 4.4 rebounds and 1.0 steals per game. Jones shot 50.7 percent from the field and 34.4 percent from downtown.