Dustin Thomas dismissed from Arkansas men's basketball team

Senior forward Dustin Thomas has been dismissed from the Arkansas men's basketball team.

Senior forward Dustin Thomas has been dismissed from the Arkansas men's basketball team.

Though the reason has not been given at this time, Coach Mike Anderson sent out a statement on the dismissal of Dustin Thomas.

This season, Thomas is averaging 5 points per game with 4.1 rebounds and one assist.

Below is Coach Anderson's statement:

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"Senior forward Dustin Thomas has been dismissed from the team effective immediately for a violation of the team rules. It is a privilege to represent the University of Arkansas as a student-athlete. We will continue to hold the student-athletes in our program to a high standard on and off the court."

Arkansas will play in the SEC Tournament on Thursday in St. Louis.