Texas Football: 3 Longhorns Suspended For Bowl Game

via Twitter/TexasBowl

The Texas football program will be down three players for the Texas Bowl matchup against the Missouri Tigers.

wide receiver Lil’Jordan Humphrey, the team’s second-leading receiver, running back Toneil Carter and tight end Garrett Gray are the trio suspended for an unspecified violation of team rules.

College football insider Brett Murphy shared the news on Twitter.

Texas suspends junior TE Garrett Gray, sophomore WR Lil’Jordan Humphrey & freshman RB Toneil Carter from Texas Bowl for violating team rules

— Brett McMurphy (@Brett_McMurphy) December 22, 2017

This season, Humphrey has hauled in 37 receptions for 431 yards and a touchdown. Carter rushed for 252 yards and four total touchdowns, while Gray has just four catches for 18 yards.

The Academy Sports + Outdoors Texas Bowl — that’s a mouthful, isn’t it? — takes place Wednesday, Dec. 27 at NRG Stadium, home of the NFL’s Houston Texans. Kickoff is set for 9:00 p.m. ET on ESPN.

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