Rene Castro Leaves Butler Basketball Team

Rene Castro (Photo by Brent Smith)

INDIANAPOLIS, IND. -- Freshman guard Rene Castro has left the Butler men's basketball team.  The 6-2 guard from Massachusetts will seek a transfer to another school.

"Rene informed me that he is planning on transferring to another school," said Butler head coach Brandon Miller.  "We wish him nothing but the best as he moves forward."

Castro played in 12 of Butler's 25 games this season.  He averaged 3.3 points and had a high-game of 12 points against Manchester.  The first-year backcourt player saw action in four of Butler's 13 BIG EAST games.