USU Football Player Suspended For ‘Inappropriate Racial Comments’

Jul 7, 2020

The Utah State football program has suspended a player while the university investigates “inappropriate racial comments” he allegedly made this past weekend.

The USU athletics department issued a joint statement by athletic director John Hartwell and head football coach Gary Andersen on Sunday evening, in which the player was not identified. A Utah State spokesman said additional comments will not be made during the investigation. Read the rest of the story here on 


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