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UNLV lineman Justice Oluwaseun enters transfer portal

UNLV starting right tackle Justice Oluwaseun announced Wednesday on Twitter he is entering the NCAA’s transfer portal.

The 6-foot-3-inch, 325-pounder started all six games last season and 11 of 12 in 2019. Oluwaseun announced his intentions to transfer on Twitter with the heading of “Thank you UNLV,” and a note thanking “coaches, teammates, staff and fans for the amazing memories and life long friendships.”

Oluwaseun will have two years of eligibility remaining.

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