Kentucky transfer now leads No. 3 Gonzaga in scoring

Kyle Wiltjer - photo by Tammie Brown | WildcatWorld.com
Kyle Wiltjer - photo by Tammie Brown | WildcatWorld.com
Kyle Wiltjer – photo by Tammie Brown | WildcatWorld.com

Kyle Wiltjer could be playing for No. 1 and undefeated Kentucky this season.

Instead, he is the leading scorer for No. 3 Gonzaga, and couldn’t be happier.

“I saw a great fit here,” Wiltjer said. “The system here is tailored to a player like me who plays inside and outside.”

The 6-foot-10 Wiltjer, who sat out last year because of transfer rules, has been a key reason that Gonzaga (17-1, 6-0 West Coast) is off to a great start.

Wiltjer is averaging 16 points and 5 rebounds per game. He’s shooting 53 percent from the floor, including 43 percent from 3-point range.

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