*Courtesy Alabama Media Relations
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - Men's basketball player Nick Jacobs has been released from his scholarship and will not return to Alabama next season, head coach Anthony Grant announced.
"We want to thank Nick for his contributions to our program the past three seasons," Grant said. "We wish him success with the next chapter of his career."
Last season, Jacobs played in 25 contests and averaged 8.4 points per game before he requested a leave of absence from the team on Feb. 19. He did not play in the Tide's final seven contests.
Jacobs played in 93 games in his three seasons at UA and averaged 7.3 points and 3.4 rebounds per contest.