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|Ridley cleared to play|
LSU tailback Stevan Ridley has been cleared to play in the 2011 Cotton Bowl against Texas A&M Friday.
Ridley was ruled ineligible for the Tigers' Cotton Bowl appearance on January 7 as a result of an academic issue interpreted by the NCAA as a violation of its bylaws is expected Tuesday..
Ridley played in all 12 games during LSU's 2010 regular season and leads the team in rushing with 1,042 yards on 225 carries while rushing for 14 touchdowns, averaging 86.8 yards per game.