UConn Suspends Sidney Wilson for Policy Violation - NBC Connecticut
Dog House
A home for all things Huskies

UConn Suspends Sidney Wilson for Policy Violation



    Learn How Doctors Are Treating Elbow Injuries With Metal Prosthetics
    NBC News

    UConn has suspended swingman Sidney Wilson indefinitely from games for an unspecified violation of university policy.

    The school says the violation occurred last season, when the 6-foot-7 redshirt freshman sat out after transferring from St. John's and was denied a waiver from the NCAA.

    The school, which emphasized the suspension is from "game activity," declined to elaborate on Wilson's transgression and won't comment until there is a change in his status.

    The move comes after Wilson and senior guard Jalen Adams were held out of a scrimmage on Sunday for a separate violation involving team rules.

    The Huskies, who are coming off a 14-18 season, play an exhibition game Friday against Southern Connecticut and open the season at home against Morehead State on Nov. 8.