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Fourth-year junior center Gilles Dierickx is leaving Washington, according to’s Jeff Goodman who compiles a list on Division I players expected to transfer.

Washington has not made an official announcement in regards to Dierickx, who remains on the school’s online roster.

The 7-foot Belgian had difficulty finding a spot in the rotation after transferring in 2012 from Florida International.

He sat out the 2012-13 season due to NCAA transfer rules and appeared in just 14 games in 2013-14 and averaged 0.2 points, 0.7 rebounds and 5.1 minutes.

Dierickx was a deep reserve for most of the 2014-15 season until injuries and attrition on the UW front line pushed him into the starting lineup. He started the final three games and averaged 2.0 points, 4.7 rebounds and 27.3 minutes.

During his time with the Huskies, Dierickx never realized the potential of the player who averaged 2.6 points, 2.2 rebounds and 0.6 blocks in 29 games for Florida International as a freshman in 2011-12. He made 15 starts for the Panthers.

Dierickx’s departure depletes an inexperienced front line that’s expected to include 6-10 junior Jernard Jarreau, 6-10 junior-college transfer Malik Dime, 6-8 incoming freshman forward Marquese Chriss, 6-8 newcomer Devenir Duruisseau and 6-7 freshman wing Donaven Dorsey.

Dime, who is enrolled in spring classes at UW, appears to be the only viable option inside.