SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Linebacker Peyton Pelluer of No. 18 Washington State broke his foot in Saturday’s victory over Oregon State and is done for the season.
The Lewiston Tribune and The Seattle Times reported Monday that the senior defensive leader suffered the injury that likely ends his college career.READ MORE: Stimulus Check Update: Will You Get A Fourth Relief Payment?
While Washington State does not disclose injuries and declined to confirm the reports, Pelluer’s father, Scott, described the injury to The Seattle Times.
During his weekly news conference, Coach Mike Leach declined to say several times whether Pelluer was injured. He threatened to throw out reporters if they asked again.
Pelluer, a 6-foot, 225-pound middle linebacker, left the Oregon State game early in the second quarter and did not return.READ MORE: Stimulus Check Latest: Will You Be Receiving A Plus-Up Payment?
He was coming off a 14-tackle performance against Boise State that earned him Pac-12 defensive-player-of-the-week honors.
The Cougars host Nevada on Saturday.
___MORE NEWS: Watch The Derek Chauvin Trial Live