Arizona among teams interested in Maine grad transfer guard Aaron Calixte

With all five starters either graduating or turning pro and zero recruits currently signed or committed for next season, Arizona is exploring all avenues to fill out its 2018-19 roster. That apparently includes kicking the tires on a high-scoring guard from the extreme opposite end of the country.

Aaron Calixte is a 6-foot-3 point guard who led Maine in scoring and assists (3.2) last season for a Black Bears team that went 6-26 overall and was second-to-last in the America East Conference. He shot 47.6 percent from the field, 38.6 percent from three-point range and 89.2 percent from the foul line.

Calixte is a graduate transfer and would be eligible immediately. Arizona has previously had success with a grad transfer point guard, as Mark Lyons led the Wildcats in scoring in 2012-13 after coming over from Xavier.

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