LSU star cornerback Sevyn Banks left the Tigers’ recreation towards Auburn on Saturday on the opening kickoff after taking a shot to the top.
Banks was put onto a stretcher and loaded onto a medical cart. He was taken to East Alabama Medical Middle for assessments, and later the college mentioned he “was alert and cellular.” He was cleared to return to the stadium below the care of workforce docs, LSU mentioned.
Banks was penalized for concentrating on on the play. He had been making an attempt to make a sort out on Auburn kick returner Keionte Scott when he put his head down and fell backward.
Auburn’s Wesley Steiner signaled to the LSU sideline after the play was over.
The defensive again is a graduate switch from Ohio State. He performed for the Buckeyes from 2018 to 2021. He appeared in 36 video games for Ohio State and had 43 whole tackles with two interceptions.
Banks performed in eight video games for Ohio State final season however missed the ultimate three video games of the yr resulting from damage. Within the 2020 season, he helped the Buckeyes to the Faculty Soccer Playoff Nationwide Championship towards Alabama. He had a season-high seven tackles in that recreation, although Alabama would win the sport.
He performed in two video games for the Tigers this season, recording 5 tackles.
LSU received the sport 21-17.
The Related Press contributed to this report.