NC State’s Funderburk suspended for team-policy violation

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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina State has suspended forward DJ Funderburk for a violation of team policy.

North Carolina's Luke Maye (32) loses the ball while driving to the basket against North Carolina State's DJ Funderburk (0) and Markell Johnson (11) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Chapel Hill, N.C., Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

The team announced the suspension Monday night in a statement. It didn’t specify the nature of the violation and said only that the suspension was for an indefinite period.

The redshirt junior averaged 8.8 points and 4.2 rebounds while shooting 55% off the bench last season.