Pitt Football Notebook: Guard Doakes Suspended for Bowl Game

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Pitt Football Notebook: Guard Doakes Suspended for Bowl Game

• Pitt redshirt sophomore Arthur Doakes , who started the final four games of the regular season at right guard, was suspended for at least one game for violating team policy, a university spokesman said Wednesday. Doakes won‘t play in the BBVA Compass Bowl on Saturday against Ole Miss, but coach Paul Chryst hasn‘t named a replacement. Redshirt sophomore Shane Johnson , who never has started a game in three seasons at Pitt, is listed behind Doakes on the team‘s two-man depth chart. Doakes, 6-foot-6, 340 pounds, had replaced regular starting right guard Ryan Schlieper , who suffered a season-ending ankle injury Oct. 27 against Temple. Doakes is the second Pitt offensive lineman suspended this season. Redshirt junior Juantez Hollins was suspended for the season before the start of training camp. Read more: http://triblive.com/sports/college/pitt/3216581-74/game-doakes-season#ixzz2GsJB2MxE Follow us: @triblive on Twitter | triblive on Facebook

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