USC linebacker Osa Masina will not travel to Dallas for the team’s Week 1 game against Alabama after being suspended for a violation of team rules. According to Fox 13 in Salt Lake City, Masina is currently under investigation by Cottonwood Heights (Utah) Police regarding allegations of sexual assault. Masina is a native of Salt Lake City.
SEPTEMBER 19: Tommy Armstrong Jr. #4 of the Nebraska Cornhuskers is pressured by Jermaine Grace #5 of the Miami Hurricanes during a game at Sun Life Stadium on September 19, 2015 in Miami Gardens, Florida. Grace and defensive end Al-Quadin Muhammad were dismissed from the program for a violation of team rules, according to a school statement.
A former Wesleyan University football player has been sentenced to six months of home confinement on federal charges that he supplied recreational hallucinogenic drugs to his teammates. Ryan Welch, of Salem, Massachusetts, was sentenced Tuesday in federal court in Bridgeport. Welch played defensive back for Wesleyan, a Division III program.