Memphis Tigers football coach Justin Fuente announced suspensions for players involved in the 2014 Miami Beach Bowl post-game brawl. In the Tigers 55-48 overtime win, a fight broke out after the game ended.
Six current Memphis Tigers players are suspended, with a seventh playing vs. Missouri State after fulfilling a punishment.
The players are:
Five more players who were involved in the brawl will not be punished due to various circumstances. Three of the players - Martin Ifedi, Tank Jakes and Derek Howard have graduated and are no longer subject to NCAA rules. Offensive lineman Chase Johnson was set to receive a 2-game ban, but is no longer with the team. Offensive lineman Tony Mays completed community service as punishment, but has been dismissed from the program.
Fuente said the punishments were decided both by the conference and the university, with some input from the football staff.
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