Garcia indefinitely suspended

USC Media Relations
Posted Apr 6, 2011


COLUMBIA, S.C. (April 6, 2011) – University of South Carolina senior quarterback Stephen Garcia has been suspended indefinitely from the football program, Athletics Director Eric Hyman announced today.

“Being a student-athlete at the University of South Carolina is a privilege, not a right,” said Hyman. “We have expectations for our student-athletes and we make them aware that there are consequences for their actions. Stephen has exhibited behavior that is unacceptable for one of our student-athletes. Therefore, he has forfeited the privilege to participate in any football related activity until further notice.”

The Gamecocks are preparing for their annual Garnet & Black Spring Game, which will be held Saturday, April 9, at 1 p.m. in Williams-Brice Stadium. Admission is free.


Related Stories
Live: Spring Practice No. 12
 -by GamecockPride.com  Apr 6, 2011
VIDEO: Coaches, players after practice
 -by GamecockPride.com  Apr 6, 2011
Ward: Gilmore has respect of teammates
 -by GamecockPride.com  Apr 7, 2011

MAGAZINE COVERAGE
Get the 2014 Scout.com Recruiting Yearbook with an annual Total Access Pass
Sign Up Today!

Upgrade Now!
Free Email Newsletter
Don't miss any news or features from GamecockPride.com. Subscribe to our newsletter to have our newest articles emailed to you on a daily or weekly basis.
Click here for a list of all Team Newsletters.

Add Topics to My HotList
Get free email alerts with news about your favorite topics. Click link to add to My HotList.
Football > South Carolina
[View My HotList]