Former LSU linebacker Zavier Carter transfers to UNLV

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Zavier Carter, a four-star prospect in the 2021 signing class, has transferred to UNLV.

The former LSU linebacker will have two seasons plus redshirt year with the Runnin’ Rebels.

The 6-foot-4, 193-pound Atlanta, Georgia product appeared in 18 games for the Tigers, accumulating 9.0 tackles and a sack against Purdue in the recent Citrus Bowl.

Carter has struggled maintaining adequate weight. Slippery as a pass rusher, he was buried on the depth chart during his time at LSU and was seeking more playing time.

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Rene Nadeau


Born and raised in the New Orleans area, Rene Nadeau has been involved in sports ever since his earliest memories. Rene played basketball, wrestled, ran track, and was an All-District running back in football at John F. Kennedy High School. He went on to be a member of the LSU football program, developing a passion for the game in even…

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