Paul, Stone leaving Missouri program

COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Missouri sophomore guard Miguel Paul and freshman forward Tyler Stone have decided to transfer.

Coach Mike Anderson announced the two players' decisions on Monday, two days before the start of the spring signing period. The transfers free up two scholarships for the Tigers.

Paul averaged 3.2 points and 1.6 assists in 69 games for Missouri. Stone played in 11 games, averaging 2 points and 0.8 rebounds.