Pouncey hospitalized before Sugar Bowl
NEW ORLEANS -- Florida guard Maurkice Pouncey has started the Allstate Sugar Bowl despite spending more than five hours at Tulane Hospital because of kidney stones.
Team officials say Pouncey had a CT scan that showed no kidney obstruction. He received four bags of intravenous fluids and was cleared to play by team physician Dr. Jay Clugston.
Pouncey, a 6-foot-5, 310-pound junior from Lakeland, Fla., has started every game this season at right guard.
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