Wyoming Quarterback Austyn Carta-Samuels Will Not Play Saturday Versus TCU

Oct. 8, 2010

LARAMIE, Wyo. - Wyoming head football coach Dave Christensen announced Friday that sophomore quarterback Austyn Carta-Samuels will not be able to play in Saturday's Wyoming-TCU football game.

Carta-Samuels had an injury that was diagnosed during the week. It was hoped that Carta-Samuels condition would improve during the week and he would be cleared to play on Saturday. He was not cleared to play, and he did not make the trip to Fort Worth, Texas with the team on Friday. Consistent with Wyoming Football's injury policy, specifics of injuries are not released and injured players who are unable to play don't travel with the team.

Wyoming senior quarterback Dax Crum will start Saturday versus TCU. Crum has started five career games, all in 2008. He has appeared in two games this year against Texas and Boise State.

Monday's press conference schedule will remain the same for the remainder of the season. Wyoming football practices will be closed for the remainder of the season.