Auburn's Whitehead suspended for K-State game
Auburn safety Jermaine Whitehead won't play against No. 20 Kansas State after violating team rules. A spokesman for the fifth-ranked Tigers said Wednesday night that Whitehead is suspended and didn't make the trip for the Thursday night game. Whitehead is fourth on the team with 12 tackles in two games and leads the Tigers with two interceptions. Whitehead is in his third year as a starter in Auburn's secondary.
Missouri freshmen Gant, Allen suspended
Missouri freshmen basketball players Jakeenan Gant and D'Angelo Allen have been suspended after getting arrested on suspicion of misdemeanor third-degree assault.
Florida State suspends Winston
Jameis Winston has been benched for the first half of Saturday's game against Clemson after making ''offensive and vulgar'' comments about women and Florida State officials say that the quarterback will undergo internal discipline. The decision was announced Wednesday in a joint statement by Florida State interim President Dr. Garnett S. Stokes and athletic director Stan Wilcox. Several students tweeted Winston stood on campus Tuesday and shouted a lascivious comment about female anatomy that may have derived from an internet meme. The president and AD said, ''As the university's most visible ambassadors, student-athletes at Florida State are expected to uphold at all times high standards of integrity and behavior that reflect well upon themselves, their families, coaches, teammates, the Department of Athletics and Florida State University.
Michigan and Texas to play two
Texas and Michigan, whose only previous meeting was in the 2005 Rose Bowl, have agreed to a two-game deal to play in 2024 and 2027.