Tra Carson Injury: Updates on Texas A&M RB's Status, Likely Return Date

Tyler ConwayFeatured ColumnistNovember 3, 2013

Nov 2, 2013; College Station, TX, USA; Texas A&M Aggies running back Tra Carson (21) reacts after making a tackle on a kick return during the first quarter against the UTEP Miners at Kyle Field. Mandatory Credit: Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports
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Texas A&M running back Tra Carson left the Aggies' contest against UTEP on Saturday and was carted off on a stretcher after suffering an injury in the fourth quarter.

The cart and stretcher are coming onto the field for Carson.

— (@TexAgs) November 3, 2013

Carson was injured while taking a handoff with the Aggies ahead 57-7 in the fourth quarter. Gaining three yards on the play, Carson was hit hard by the UTEP defense and fumbled before Germard Reed dived on the ball to recover and keep possession.