Thorpe granted release from men's basketball program

Patrick Chambers, head coach of the Penn State men's basketball team, announced Thursday that Geno Thorpe, a sophomore guard from Pittsburgh, would not return to the Nittany Lions next season. 

"We thank Geno for his two years at Penn State and wish him well," Chambers said.

Thorpe saw action in 66 games during his two seasons with Penn State, averaging 6.0 points and 2.1 rebounds.

Last Updated June 11, 2015