Bad news came out for the Tulane Green Wave basketball team as the news hit the internet that sophomore guard Ricky Tarrant will be transferring schools. The Wave had finally put together a solid nucleus on the basketball court, but will now be losing on of their key player as Tarrant departs.
The guard was the 2011-12 Conference USA Freshman of the Year. This season, he averaged 15.7 points, 2.8 rebounds and 3.6 assists per game and helped lead the Wave to the post season.
There’s no word on where Tarrant will transfer to, but he let it be known on twitter that he will be leaving by saying:
I will not be attending nor playing basketball for Tulane University next year..
— Ricky Tarrant (@RickyTarrant2) April 2, 2013
Tulane will also lose leading scorer Josh Davis who has received his release from the school,. Davis was the team’s leading scorer and rebounder, averaging a double-double of 17.6 points and 10.7 rebounds per game.