Feb. 9, 2010
MADISON, Wis. - Matt Thurber, a sophomore with the Wisconsin men's hockey team, has been suspended from the team after violating the UW Department of Athletics' Student-Athlete Discipline Policy, Director of Athletics Barry Alvarez announced Tuesday.
Thurber is suspended from competition and practice pending the availability of further information relating to his case.
During the suspension, Thurber will remain on official squad lists and may continue to receive support service in the sports medicine facility, the academic support center and the weight training room.
The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) protects any additional information regarding disciplinary actions toward a student.