Torren Jones is no longer a member of the Missouri Basketball team.
Head coach Kim Anderson dismissed Jones on Friday afternoon for an undisclosed violation of team rules. Jones played in 30 games in his fresman season, averaging 2.1 points and 2.3 rebounds per contest.
â??We have high standards at the University of Missouri and after consulting with Mike Alden, I have made the decision to dismiss Torren Jones from our program,â?? Anderson said in a statement. â??I am disappointed in Torrenâ??s actions and want to be very clear about the culture of accountability we are building within our program. Itâ??s a privilege to wear the University of Missouri uniform and we will represent our University and our state with great integrity.â??