Ashton Hardaway, son of Penny, transfers to Saint Mary’s

Former Memphis forward Ashton Hardaway, the son of coach Penny Hardaway, told on Sunday that he is transferring to Saint Mary’s.

Ashton Hardaway also posted a picture of himself in a Saint Mary’s uniform with coach Randy Bennett also in the shot on his Instagram page.

The 6-foot-8 Hardaway averaged 2.3 points in 8.3 minutes per game last season, his first as a college player. He shot 34.3 percent from the field in 30 games (three starts).

Penny Hardaway was a star at Memphis before being a four-time NBA All-Star. He is 133-62 in six seasons as head coach of the Tigers.