Patrick, Rivers suspended for Kentucky game

Patrick, Rivers suspended for Kentucky game

ATHENS, GA (WALB) - University of Georgia freshman football players Natrez Patrick and Chauncey Rivers were arrested on misdemeanor possession of marijuana charges early Wednesday morning.

The two have been suspended for Saturday¹s game against Kentucky according to UGA head coach Mark Richt, according to Claude Felton, Sr. UGA Associate Athletic Director.

"They made a very poor decision and I¹m extremely disappointed," said Richt.

"They will be disciplined in an appropriate manner and hopefully have learned a valuable life lesson that will benefit them moving forward."

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