RENO, Nev. (AP) Nevada football coach Jay Norvell says he’s benching starting quarterback Malik Henry so he can focus on his studies.
Norvell emphasized in a statement Tuesday the junior transfer who played at Florida State and Independence Community College in Kansas is not suspended.
But he says he made the decision to take him off the field “so that he can continue to focus on academics and his life outside of football.”
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