BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) --- WKU Basketball players Dalano Banton and Matthew Horton are leaving the Hilltoppers program with the plan to transfer.
A spokesman for WKU basketball confirmed their respective decisions Wednesday afternoon.
Banton, a 6'8" guard, played in 31 games during his freshman season at WKU, starting in 12 of them. Banton played an instrumental role in the Hilltoppers upset of nationally-ranked Wisconson December 29, nearly posting a triple-double with eight points, 13 rebounds, and 10 assists.
Banton averaged 3.4 points per game during the 2018-2019 season.
Horton, a 6'11" forward, played in 10 games during the 2018-2019 season, averaging 1.1 points per game.