BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Boise State officials say two players have been suspended from the school for violating university rules.
The discipline creates uncertainty for the futures of safety Lee Hightower, who started the first seven games last season, and Hayden Plinke, a tight end who played in six games last year.
Officials did not specify the rules violated or if either player would be allowed to return to school.
Hightower had 31 tackles and one interception before he was suspended by coach Chris Petersen for violating team rules in the run-up to the Oct. 27 game at Wyoming. Plinke, who had two catches, was suspended the same week for the same reason.
Petersen has declined to answer repeated questions requesting specifics about what the players did.

NCAAF Headlines

More inNCAAF News  

NCAAF Top Stories

Thumbnail Stanford vs. Washington Prediction Pac-12 rivals meet tonight when Stanford hosts Washington at 9:00PM ET. Will the Huskies cover as a small favorite?
Thumbnail Utah vs. Cal Pick Is the over a safe bet when Utah and Cal square off at 6:00PM ET on Saturday evening?
Thumbnail Toledo vs. BYU Prediction Can BYU keep Toledo limited on offense when the two teams meet tonight at 10:15PM ET?
Thumbnail Louisville vs. Clemson Pick Will Louisville and Clemson score enough points to push the total over for bettors at 8:00PM ET on Saturday night?
Thumbnail Kentucky vs. Alabama Pick Can Kentucky hang with Alabama on Saturday night or will the Wildcats get blown out as a massive underdog?
More inNCAAF Articles  

NCAAF Team Pages

Advertisement