SAN JOSE -- Linebacker Keith Smith will be a game-time decision for San Jose State when it faces Navy on Saturday in Annapolis, Md.
Smith, a junior, sprained his left ankle in Saturday's win over San Diego State. He has not participated in this week's practices and is wearing a boot on his left foot and walking with crutches.
"We're just trying to keep him off of it to make sure all the swelling goes down," SJSU coach Mike MacIntyre said. "If you go out and tweak it now, there's no way to play Saturday."
Smith has racked up more than 100 tackles in each of the previous two years and is a two-time second-team All-Western Athletic Conference linebacker. If he's unable to go, redshirt freshman Josh Fasavalu and junior Tony Zizzo will take his place.
"It's a big loss to me, but the good thing about it is we don't drop off the table anymore," MacIntyre said. "If this would've happened Keith's freshman year, he was all we had -- literally."
Sophomore wide receiver Jabari Carr has also been held out of practice with turf toe and has a boot on his right foot. He's improving and is expected to play Saturday.
"Jabari will be able to go," MacIntyre said. "He hasn't had a lot of reps this week but he can do it. He won't play as much as he has played, but he will play."
Carr shares the team lead with 22 catches and has 244 receiving yards and two touchdowns. He caught the game-winning touchdown pass early in the fourth quarter of
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