FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - TCU defensive end Devonte Fields has been suspended for the first two games of the 2013 season due to an unspecified violation of ``university and team policy.''
Coach Gary Patterson announced the suspension of the Big 12 defensive player of the year in a one-sentence statement Wednesday. Patterson didn't immediately return a message left on his cellphone. School officials had no further comments or details about the statement.
As a freshman last season, Fields had 18 1/2 tackles for losses and 10 quarterback sacks. Along with being voted the league's top defender, he was the Big 12 defensive newcomer of the year.
The Horned Frogs open Aug. 31 against LSU at Cowboys Stadium. They play Southeastern Louisiana at home the following week.

Recent NCAAF Discussions

2016 NFL Draft Props on Thu, Apr 2016 by Blade
NFL Draft Preview on Thu, Apr 2016 by Blade
Test on Thu, Apr 2016 by Blade
CG releases Divisional Odds on Wed, Mar 2016 by Blade

NCAAF Headlines

  • (STATS) - Marshaun Coprich runs the football hard enough.
    Now he has a chip on his shoulder for extra motivation.
    Disappointed about going undrafted, he sorted through different offers be...
  • (STATS) - Cornerback Harlan Miller played opposite Robert Alford in the Southeastern Louisiana secondary as a freshman and then watched him get drafted in 2013.
    Miller grew up pretty quickly a...
  • EUGENE, Ore. (AP) Oregon quarterback Dakota Prukop had two main goals this spring in Eugene. The graduate transfer from Montana State wanted to build relationships and control the offense.
    Af...
  • (STATS) - Fordham football is intent on remaining at a high level following the departure of the architect of a four-year run of success.
    New coach Andrew Breiner liked what he saw during spri...
  • (STATS) - Montana football coach Bob Stitt says Tyrone Holmes plays every day at "a hundred miles an hour."
    The Jacksonville Jaguars caught up to the former FCS All-American.
    The AFC Sout...
More inNCAAF News  

NCAAF Top Stories

Thumbnail Hokies suspend two defenders The Justin Fuente era of Virginia Tech football isn’t off to a great start, as two defensive players have been indefinitely...
Thumbnail Buckeyes get 100K for Spring Game Ohio State may not have made the...
Thumbnail Petrino gets new contract Louisville is happy with the direction that Bobby Petrino is taking the football program and the Cardinals have given the head...
Thumbnail Texas, ND to open season on a Sunday Texas and Notre Dame are set to kickoff the season in a big way, as they have agreed to play on Sunday.
Thumbnail Hokies to honor Frank Beamer Frank Beamer will no longer be the coach at Virginia Tech but the Hokies are still keeping him as part of the...
More inNCAAF Articles  

NCAAF Team Pages