Missouri running back Derrick Washington permanently suspended
11:56 AM, Sep 1, 2010
2:57 PM, Sep 1, 2010
COLUMBIA, Missouri - Derrick Washington has been permanently suspended from the
University of Missouri football team.
statement posted on their website, the Mizzou
athletic department said Washington would not be allowed back on
the football team and that his athletic scholarship would not be
affected if he remains enrolled at the school.
Washington was charged this week with a class C felony charge
for deviate sexual assault. A former tutor accused him of attacking
her inside her bedroom in July.
MU officials said in the statement they would not have any
further comment on the issue.