Grier transferred to Bradley from Florida Atlantic and will sit out the 2012-13 season by NCAA rule ... The 6-foot-4 guard will have three years of eligibility for the Braves, beginning with the 2013-14 season.
2011-12 at Florida Atlantic
Played in 25 games, including three starts and led the Owls in 3-point field goal percentage (.408) and 3-point field goals per game (1.6) ... In a 93-90 double-overtime loss to Miami-Florida Dec. 17, Grier hit game-tying 3-point field goals to force both the first and second overtime sessions.
Scored more than 1,000 points at Episcopal Academy, where he averged 20 points per game as a senior in 2009-10 ... Attended Maine Central Institute during the 2010-11 season and averaged 13.9 points per game while helping his team to the New England Prep League title.
The son of Raymond and Karen Grier, Omari was born May 29, 1991 in Statford, N.J. ... Has written two full screenplays and adds drawing as a hobby.