Texas sophomore guard Jacob Young to transfer

Sophomore guard Jacob Young will transfer from Texas, the school announced Thursday.

Young averaged 6.2 points per game in 30 games this season, including five starts.

"I appreciate all of the effort that Jacob has given to our University over the past two seasons," coach Shaka Smart said in a statement. "Jacob has been a valuable contributor to our program, and we wish him and his family the very best moving forward."