Following a weekend of rumors, Cal coach Mike Montgomery confirmed that freshman Kaileb Rodriguez is transferring.
Rodriguez, a 6-foot-9 forward from Highlands Ranch, Colo., was did not play this past season and was red-shirted. He was rated a three-star prospect by Scout.com out of high school, a two-star recruit by ESPN.com.
His departure means the Bears will have 11 players on scholarship after their expecting signing of center/forward Kameron Rooks on Wednesday.
Cal has seven returning scholarship players, plus three other incoming freshmen who signed in November.
The NCAA limit for Division I men’s basketball is 13.