USF punt returner injured making tackle
South Florida punt returner Terrence Mitchell was carted off the
field after being injured while making a tackle early in the fourth
quarter of the 18th-ranked Bulls’ game against UTEP on Saturday
Mitchell launched himself with head lowered and appeared to hit
UTEP’s Ian Campbell with his shoulder, knocking the UTEP punter out
of bounds at the end of a 19-yard run on a fake punt play.
Mitchell remained on the ground for several minutes while
receiving medical attention, then was carted off the field. There
was no immediate word on the nature or severity of the injury.