N.C. State has officially signed Sam Hunt, a graduate transfer from N.C. A&T, to a financial aid agreement, the school announced Monday.

Hunt, a 6-2, 175-pound guard, will be eligible immediately for the 2017-18 season. He is expected to bolster the guard-heavy backcourt new N.C. State coach Kevin Keatts is known for implementing.

Hunt had said that it had always been a dream of his to play in the ACC.

Hunt joins top 100 recruit Lavar Batts Jr. and Baylor graduate transfer guard Al Freeman as players signed for the upcoming 2017-18 season.