Williams' suspension begins Wednesday at Auburn

Updated: January 4, 2006, 4:34 PM ET
Associated Press

BATON ROUGE, La. -- LSU starter Florence Williams was suspended for three games, coach Pokey Chatman said Wednesday.

Williams violated team rules of the No. 3 Lady Tigers and will begin the suspension immediately. Details of the violation were not provided. The 6-foot-1 senior forward is averaging 5.5 points and 3.1 rebounds.

Williams will miss Wednesday's game at Auburn, Saturday's home game against Minnesota and the Jan. 12 game against South Carolina.

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