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Mississippi State suspends Nick Weatherspoon

Weatherspoon has been suspended indefinitely for an undisclosed violation of team rules.

Posted: Feb. 16, 2019 7:29 PM

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (WTVA) - Mississippi State releases a bombshell less than two hours before their game at Arkansas.

Sophomore guard Nick Weatherspoon has been suspended.

In a statement the university wrote, “Nick Weatherspoon has been suspended indefinitely from game competition for violation of team rules.  There will be no further comment on this matter until there is a change in Nick’s status.”

The sophomore guard from Canton started 23 of MSU's first 24 games.  Weatherspoon was averaging 9.6 points per game.

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