Thursday, November 27, 2014

Michigan State's Byrd transferring
Michigan State G Russell Byrd transferring to NAIA school

Posted on May 21, 2014 at 4:32 p.m.

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State guard Russell Byrd is leaving the program to transfer.

The Spartans confirmed Wednesday that the 6-foot-7 Byrd is transferring to the Master’s College, an NAIA school in the Los Angeles area. Byrd averaged 7.3 minutes last season.

In his three seasons at Michigan State, Byrd scored 1.4 points per game, mostly from 3-point range.