RICHMOND, Va. -- Coach Shaka Smart says reserve forward Terrance Shannon has left the VCU basketball team for personal reasons.

Shannon, who transferred to VCU after earning an undergraduate degree at Florida State last year, played a limited role for the Rams.

The 6-foot-8, 240-pounder had appeared in eight in 20 games. He was averaging 2.9 points and 2.3 rebounds.