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Russell Shepard suspended for opener

Updated: August 26, 2011, 2:14 PM ET
Associated Press

BATON ROUGE, La. -- LSU receiver Russell Shepard has been suspended for the opener against Oregon on Sept. 3 and is expected to miss a number of games while the university seeks his reinstatement.

LSU, which announced the suspension Thursday, said Shepard violated university and NCAA codes by discussing an NCAA inquiry with a teammate who was scheduled to be interviewed about the same matter.

The inquiry involves the NCAA's probe of LSU's relationship with scouting service owner and ...

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