FAIRBANKS, AK- the Nanook men's basketball team will be welcoming a local product into the program. John Renfro, a West Valley grad, will be coming back home to join the Nanooks this coming season. Renfro is transferring in after two years at Southern Utah, a division one program.
Renfro walked-on to Southern Utah Thunderbirds program and played one season. He will be considered a redshirt sophomore at UAF. He played in six games for the Thunderbirds but as a member of Wolfpack in his senior campaign averaged 18 points and 7 rebounds per game and was a vital part of West Valley's the region championship team his sophomore year.
Renfro, the 6"7" forward, now joins guards Rashaad Allen and Damon Cikanek for this season's incoming class of recruits.