NC State’s Rakeim Ashford Stretchered off Field After Injury vs. UConn


North Carolina State's Rakeim Ashford (16) prepares for a snap during during an NCAA football game on Thursday, Sept. 2, 2021, in Raleigh, N.C. (AP Photo/Ben McKeown)

AP Photo/Ben McKeown

There was a frightening minute throughout the 3rd quarter of Thursday’s video game in between North Carolina State and UConn.

Wolfpack security Rakeim Ashford was hauled off the field. ESPN’s Adam Rittenberg kept in mind that the CBS Sports Network broadcast reported he had sensation and motion in his extremities.

A variety of his colleagues collected around him as he was assessed by medical workers:

Cory Smith @RCorySmith

Additional medical workers coming out to take a look at Rakeim Ashford prior to he’s filled on the stretcher. There is likewise a cart on the field to take him off.<< br><> < br>> The whole NC State group is gathered around him. << a href="">>

Tony Catalina of Pro Football Network reported Ashford was on the field for more than 10 minutes prior to a stretcher and cart eliminated him.

He offered a thumbs-up indication as he was stretchered away.

Ashford is a college student on North Carolina State’s lineup this season.

He appeared in 13 video games for the Wolfpack last season and completed with 10 takes on and one interception.

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