Missouri State’s Garbutt ejected for helmet-to-helmet hit

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Missouri State linebacker Angelo Garbutt was ejected late in the first quarter Thursday night against Oklahoma State for a helmet-to-helmet hit.

Oklahoma State quarterback Taylor Cornelius threw the ball behind running back Chuba Hubbard, and Garbutt delivered a hard shot.

Oklahoma State led 10-0 when Garbutt was ejected. The Cowboys scored a touchdown two plays later.

Garbutt was a preseason first-team All-Missouri Valley Football Conference selection. He led the team with 84 tackles and five quarterback hurries last season.