Arkansas St. dismisses 1 player, suspends another

JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) - Arkansas State football coach Blake Anderson has kicked one player off the football team and suspended another from Saturday's season opener.

Anderson announced in a news release Monday that sophomore linebacker A.J. Turner was dismissed from the team for unspecified violations of team rules. Anderson also said sophomore linebacker Quanterio Heath is suspended from Saturday's season opener against Montana State for the same reason.

The Red Wolves open the season Saturday by hosting Montana State in Jonesboro with kickoff scheduled for 6 p.m.

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