The exact reason for the dismissal was not disclosed.
“Matthew has been dismissed from our program for a violation of team rules,” Kansas coach David Beaty said in a statement. “We wish him well in his future endeavors.”
Boateng would have been entering his sophomore season with Kansas. In eight games during his true freshman season, Boateng recorded nine tackles, one forced fumble and one interception.
The Jayhawks open the upcoming season on Sept. 5 against South Dakota State.
- Rohan Nadkarni