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UW confirms dismissal of CB Marcus Peters

Washington confirmed through a statement that cornerback Marcus Peters has been dismissed from the team.

The statement, in full:

Junior cornerback Marcus Peters was dismissed from the Washington football program last night, head coach Chris Petersen announced today.

"These are not decisions that are taken lightly," Petersen said. "We have high standards for players in our program and they are held accountable when those standards are not met. I wish Marcus the best in the completion of his education and in achieving his football goals." 

The UW will continue to provide Peters' scholarship through the completion of his education.