Miami Hurricanes beginning quarterback D’Eriq King is assembly with docs Tuesday to get his throwing shoulder re-examined after he landed on it and performed via ache in Saturday’s 38-17 loss to Michigan State.
King, who went to the locker room for remedy within the third quarter Saturday earlier than returning and enjoying the remainder of the way in which, accomplished 38 of his 59 cross makes an attempt for 388 yards, two touchdowns and two interceptions, fumbling twice within the loss. He has began each recreation for the Hurricanes since he transferred in from Houston in January 2020.
King left Onerous Rock Stadium on Saturday along with his arm and thumb wrapped in a black brace beneath the orange hoodie he was carrying.
“D’Eriq’s roughed up fairly good,” coach Manny Diaz stated Monday morning on his weekly radio look on WQAM. “He has an appointment with the physician tomorrow. We’ll know extra. The man does every part for this program. The man merely sacrifices himself to assist us win video games. I imply even simply diving for the fourth-and-1 there on the finish.
“However we bought to get extra of that round him. I believe there’s too many guys sitting there watching D’Eriq and never enjoying with the identical desperation that he has, and I believe that’s been unfair to D’Eriq. I believe the ten guys on offense have gotten to assist our quarterback play higher going ahead.”
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