Press Box: Ohio State RB Hyde suspended indefinitely

The Sports Xchange
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Ohio State starting running back Carlos Hyde was suspended, but not dismissed from the team, as a result of an incident at a Columbus bar.
Early Monday, the Columbus Dispatch reported that Hyde had been dismissed from the team after reports that he allegedly punched a woman at a Columbus bar.
However, in a press release issued later Monday, head coach Urban Meyer announced Hyde had been indefinitely suspended from football activities.
The release also noted that further punishment and dismissal are is still possible, depending on the outcome of the student code of conduct and criminal investigations.
Hyde has not yet been charged in the incident.
Hyde rushed for 970 yards last season with a team-high 16 rushing touchdowns.
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