Jason Carter tossed off Ole Miss basketball team
Mississippi forward Jason Carter has been dismissed from the
basketball team for an unspecified violation of team rules.
The 6-foot-8 transfer from Chipola (Fla.) Junior College was
supposed to add depth in the frontcourt. But he was suspended
before the first exhibition game of the season by coach Andy
Kennedy and never played in a game.
Kennedy announced Carter’s dismissal Friday through a university
Carter played in 16 games for Alabama during the 2010-11 season,
averaging 1.4 points and 1.8 rebounds before transferring to
Ole Miss (6-0) plays its first road game of the season against
Middle Tennessee (6-2) on Saturday.