Lionel Ellison III, left, looks for a shot against Cal State Bakersfield’s Matt Smith on Dec. 16, 2015. Ellison, a backup guard who played in 32 games for Fresno State last season, is transferring from the program as he seeks more playing time.
Lionel Ellison III, left, looks for a shot against Cal State Bakersfield’s Matt Smith on Dec. 16, 2015. Ellison, a backup guard who played in 32 games for Fresno State last season, is transferring from the program as he seeks more playing time. CRAIG KOHLRUSS FRESNO BEE FILE
Lionel Ellison III, left, looks for a shot against Cal State Bakersfield’s Matt Smith on Dec. 16, 2015. Ellison, a backup guard who played in 32 games for Fresno State last season, is transferring from the program as he seeks more playing time. CRAIG KOHLRUSS FRESNO BEE FILE

Fresno State basketball: Ellison to transfer for more court time

June 15, 2016 04:49 PM