Stevan Ridley cleared to play
BATON ROUGE, La. -- LSU coach Les Miles says running back Stevan Ridley has been cleared to play against Texas A&M in the AT&T Cotton Bowl.
Ridley led the Tigers in rushing with 1,042 yards and 14 touchdowns during the regular season.
LSU (10-2) meets the Aggies (9-3) in Cowboys Stadium on Friday night.
Ridley's eligibility had been in doubt since Miles said on Dec. 22 that the running back could miss the game because of an unspecified "one-time" academic violation.
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