Illinois Linebacker Ashante Williams Indefinitely Suspended by Ron Zook

LB Ashante Williams has been suspended indefinitely 

Illinois linebacker Ashante Williams was suspended indefinitely from the team for violating team rules, coach Ron Zook announced in a statement.

Specifics of the suspension were not released.

Spokesman Kent Brown says the university won’t comment any further on the violation of team rules. Brown says he isn’t sure what the situation means for Williams’ permanent status on the team or at the university.

The junior from Mayfield, Ohio, played in all 13 games last season as a defensive back, recording 19 tackles and one broken up pass.

He was listed as a starting outside linebacker on the preseason depth chart.

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Keegan Rush

Keegan Rush

Been following Chicago sports for many years. I have ties to Rockford, Illinois however have since been displaced in North Carolina far from Illinois. I am still an avid fan despite the geographical complications in following my teams. I am known as the internet’s #1 Rex Grossman connoisseur

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