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Marshall Henderson Suspension: Ole Miss Guard Out 3 Regular-Seaon Games

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Marshall Henderson #22 of the Mississippi Rebels reacts in the second half against the La Salle Explorers during the third round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Sprint Center on March 24, 2013 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images) | Getty

OXFORD, Miss. -- OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi's Marshall Henderson has been suspended three regular-season games this season, including the first two Southeastern Conference games.

The school announced the suspension on Tuesday morning. The 6-foot-2 guard was indefinitely suspended in July after police found him with small amounts of marijuana and cocaine during a traffic stop. Henderson was not arrested.

Henderson will miss the season opener against Troy on Nov. 8 and SEC games against Auburn (Jan. 9) and Mississippi State (Jan. 11). He will also miss the team's exhibition game on Friday night.

Henderson has had both on-and off-the-court issues at Ole Miss. The school said in a statement that Henderson's suspension is a result of his "conduct during the 2012-13 season, SEC and NCAA Tournaments, and his behavior since the end of the season."

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