Field collision sends UH cornerback to hospital

November 7, 2012 7:47:01 PM PST
The University of Houston is offering some insight into the practice field injury that led to emergency surgery for one of the Cougars' top defensive football players.

Senior cornerback DJ Hayden was injured during a collision in practice on Tuesday. Hayden was transported from the practice field to Memorial Hermann Hospital for surgery.

UH officials declined to give an update on Hayden's condition tonight, citing federal privacy laws.

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