B.C. Lions release starting defensive back KiAnte Hardin

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The B.C. Lions have released American defensive back KiAnte Hardin.

The 25-year-old started eleven games last season at field-side cornerback, field-side halfback, and safety, recording 45 defensive tackles, four special teams tackles, and two interceptions.

Before coming to the CFL, Hardin recorded 27 total tackles, 3.5 tackles for loss, and four interceptions as a senior at Pittsburg State in 2019.