MIAMI (AP) -South Florida linebacker Brouce Mompremier was airlifted to a hospital after a frightening collision during the third quarter of the Bulls' game at FIU on Saturday.
Doctors on the scene believed Mompremier suffered a spinal cord injury, but the severity was not immediately clear. He was removed from the field by ambulance after a delay of about 20 minutes and taken to a nearby soccer field, where a medical helicopter landed to fly the 6-foot-1, 230-pound standout to a hospital in downtown Miami.
With 6:43 left in the third quarter, Mompremier appeared to collide with teammate Carlton Williams while trying to make a play. Williams remained down for a few minutes before limping off the field with an apparent left leg injury, but Mompremier remained motionless on the turf, as South Florida teammates and even some FIU coaches knelt silently nearby as more than a dozen medical personnel rushed to his side.
lly was placed on a backboard and gently lifted onto a gurney, as players from both teams met at midfield for a prayer.
Mompremier, a starter for the 12th-ranked Bulls, is a senior from Miami, and some of his family members were in attendance for his homecoming.

Recent NCAAF Discussions

Gameday on Sat, Nov 2017 by JBoppa
Saturday Late Games on Sat, Nov 2017 by BamaHater
vinny saturday on Sat, Nov 2017 by vinny
2017 Westgate SuperContest Odds & Picks on Sat, Nov 2017 by Michael Cash

NCAAF Headlines

NCAAF Top Stories

Thumbnail Utah vs. Washington Prediction Will the Washington Huskies cover as huge home favorites on Saturday night when they host fellow Pac-12 rival the Utah Utes at 10:30 p.m. ET?
Thumbnail Air Force vs. Boise State Pick Can Boise State roll to another big win in the Mountain West Conference tonight when it plays host to Air Force at...
Thumbnail Cal vs. Stanford Prediction Will the Stanford Cardinal cover as a double-digit home favorite tonight when it takes on the Cal Golden Bears at 8:00 p.m. ET? Let's dive into...
Thumbnail UCLA vs. USC Prediction Will the USC Trojans cover the point spread as a double-digit home favorite tonight when they host their in-state rivals the UCLA Bruins at 8:00 p.m....
Thumbnail N.C. State vs. Wake Forest Prediction Will the N.C. State Wolfpack pick up another road victory tonight when they visit the Wake Forest Demon Deacons at 7:30 p.m. ET? Let's...

NCAAF Team Pages