WESTWOOD (AP) — Freshman guard Matt Carlino will transfer from UCLA without ever playing in a regular-season game.
Carlino plans to leave school immediately and hasn’t decided where he will transfer.READ MORE: Paul Flores, Father Arrested In 1996 Disappearance Of Kristin Smart
The 6-foot-1 guard from Scottsdale, Ariz., took a hard fall in practice after the Bruins’ first exhibition game and had a concussion, which sidelined him for the last exhibition game and the first three games of the season.
Carlino was medically cleared to play in the Bruins’ last four games, but was not used.READ MORE: 'How Is That My Fault': EDD Says Some Californians Need To Pay Back Thousands In Overpayments
Coach Ben Howland wished Carlino well in a statement issued by the school on Friday.
Carlino said in the university’s release that he believes a new school would be “much healthier” for him personally and athletically.MORE NEWS: Staples Center Releases Updated Safety Guidelines Including Proof Of Vaccination Or Negative COVID Test
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