The LSU Tigers have a new member of their basketball team.

Forward Jeremy Combs, a graduate transfer from North Texas, will be eligible for the 2017-2018 season, and have one year of eligibility remaining with the Tigers.

The 6-foot-7 Combs played in 14 games last season for North Texas, average 10.2 rebounds, to go along with 6.4 rebounds a game.

A native of Dallas, Texas, Combs earned second-team all-Conference USA honors as a sophomore, average 14.9 points and 10.5 rebounds a contest.

In 76 career games at North Texas, Combs shot 58% from the floor, and 54% from the free throw line, while averaging 12.0 points and 8.2 rebounds.

Combs played at North Texas under Tony Benford, who has joined the LSU staff as an assistant.