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:

"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.