Tech's Derek Carter Will Not Play In Gator Bowl
Senior tight end will not make trip to Jacksonville
December 20, 2000

BLACKSBURG, Va. - Virginia Tech football coach Frank Beamer announced Wednesday that tight end Derek Carter will not join the team for its game against Clemson in the Toyota Gator Bowl due to a violation of team rules. Carter, a senior from Smithfield, Va., played in seven games during the 2000 season.